US will temporary halt use of cyanide bombs to kill Colorado wildlife

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The United States government has used M-44s, or cyanide bombs, to kill animals. But those against the use of cyanide capsules just won a small victory: the United States Agriculture Department’s Wildlife Services will suspend their use in Colorado during an environmental analysis. Wildlife Services had planned to use the cyanide bombs to kill bears and cougars in what the Center for Biological Diversity described as a controversial, “scientifically unsupported attempt to boost mule deer populati… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building



The US is now the only country in the world to refuse the Paris Climate Agreement

Well, this is embarrassing. The war-torn country of Syria has officially signed the Paris Climate Agreement, leaving the United States as the only country to refuse the climate change deal. Though Barack Obama entered the US into the deal during his time as president, Donald Trump quickly withdrew the nation after his inauguration earlier this year.

The Middle East nation made the announcement in Bonn, Germany, at the COP 23 UN climate summit. Even though Syria is facing its sixth… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building