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Imminent' Dam Failure Threatens Thousands In Puerto Rico
Officials continued to urge tens of thousands of people living downstream from a precarious, slowly failing dam in northwestern Puerto Rico to evacuate Saturday. But the U.S.
Sep 23, 2017 9:14PM - NPR.org (npr.org)
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Sep 23, 2017 7:34AM - Radio New Zealand (radionz.co.nz)
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Sep 23, 2017 4:35AM - Supporting the work of the OpenStreetMap project (join.osmfoundation.org)
David Meade, who claimed the world will end Saturday, said doomsday isn't this weekend after all. The world is not ending, but the world as we know it is ending, he told TheWashington Post. A major part of the world will not be the same the beginning of October.
Sep 22, 2017 4:34PM - USA TODAY (usatoday.com)
Here's what 1,848 cancelled flights look like on a map. Ryanair Cancelled Flights is a Carto interactive map showing all the flights cancelled by Ryanair from September 21st to October 28th (except for Oct 24th, the data for which appears to be missing from the map). Last Saturday low-cost airline Ryanair announced that it would be cancelling between 40 and 50 flights per day until the end of October.
Sep 22, 2017 1:23PM - googlemapsmania.blogspot.com (googlemapsmania.blogspot.com)
Conozca a Joel Minor, el hijo de un obrero que est enfrentando a las industrias de gas y petrleo By Gail Koffman | Thursday, September 21, 2017 Con slo dos aos en Earthjustice, el abogado Joel Minor ha ayudado a ganar importantes casos contra las industrias de gas y petrleo. MATT NAGER FOR EARTHJUSTICE Casi llegando a las Montaas Rocosas, plataformas y campos petroleros rodean la ciudad de Lafayette, Colorado. Aqu la contaminacin ambiental ha elevado los casos de asma y enfermedades respiratorias por encima del promedio regional.
Sep 21, 2017 7:43PM - Earth Justice
We previously touched on an update from Esri that informed us of an update coming for ArcGIS Online. Well, Esri has announced the latest update to the technology, thanks @bernszukaski for sharing details of this September 2017 release and new goodies with ArcGIS Online. The new capabilities in clustering are making waves and generating lots of noise! According to Bern Szukalski of Esri, this is a relatively minor update, although, there are key new features, and enhancements throughout the ecosystem! We explore and share 10 new features youll find in ArcGIS Online: New symbol sets have been added for emergency management, local government, and state government You can now set a refresh interval to an image in a layer pop-up If your map has a layer with a large number of points, you can nowconfigure clusteringto make it easier to display and explore your data You canstyle point cloud layersdirectly in Scene Viewer using Smart Mapping Esri vector basemapshave been updated with the latest commercial data for North America, South America, and Europe World Imagery basemap has been updated with DigitalGlobe and Community Maps imagery for several countries enhanced keyboard navigation has been added toStory Map Journal.
Sep 21, 2017 6:56PM - GEO Jobe (geo-jobe.com)
Trump Stifles Science in Coal CountryBy Clara Summers | Thursday, September 21, 2017 Central to Appalachian identity and heritage, West Virginia's mountains are being destroyed by mountaintop removal coal mining. Photo Courtesy of OVEC President Trump loves to talk about the fictitious War on Coal, depicting the mining industry as a victim of environmental regulations. But what the administration is not acknowledging is the adverse impacts that coal has had, and continues to have, on the people living where it is mined, coals War on Communities.
Sep 21, 2017 6:12PM - Earth Justice
September 21st, 2017 by Joshua S Hill US automotive behemoth GM has announced it will purchase 200 megawatts worth of wind energy to meet 100% of the electricity needs of its Ohio and Indiana manufacturing facilities. GM announced this week that it will buy a total of 200 megawatts (MW) worth of wind energy from two separate wind farms, one each in Ohio and Illinois. GM will buy the total amount of energy generated from the 100 MWNorthwest Ohio Wind farm owned byStarwood Energy Group, and will purchase 100 MW from the 175-200 MWHillTopper Wind Project in Logan County, Illinois, owned bySwift Current Energy.
Sep 21, 2017 2:43PM - CleanTechnica (cleantechnica.com)
ArcGIS Online has just been updated with the following new features and enhancements. This is a relatively minor update, but includes a few key new features, and enhancements throughout the ecosystem. For additional information see theWhats new help topicorArcGIS blog postsspecific to this release.
Sep 21, 2017 5:31AM - ArcGIS Blog (blogs.esri.com)