Hurricane Florence Flooded Poultry Operations Housing 1.8 Million Birds, Investigation Finds

Hurricane Florence Flooded Poultry Operations Housing 1.8 Million Birds, Investigation Finds NEW BERN, N.C. – The heavy rains and high waters after Hurricane Florence flooded 35 industrial poultry operations in North Carolina housing an estimated 1.8 million birds, according to a new investigation by Waterkeeper Alliance and the Environmental… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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Carolina CAFOs Are a Disaster for Farmers, Animals, and Public Health

Carolina CAFOs Are a Disaster for Farmers, Animals, and Public Health In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, I’ve joined millions who’ve watched with horror as the Carolinas have been inundated with floodwaters and worried about the various hazards those waters can contain. We’ve seen heavy metal-laden coal ash spills, a nuclear plantgo… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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Duke Energy Leaders Carry Blame for Hurricane Florence Devastation

Duke Energy Leaders Carry Blame for Hurricane Florence Devastation By JIM WARREN Via Common Dreams The latest in a string of monster storms of recent years, Hurricane Florence punctuates the fact that the cost of climate pollution is accelerating.   Duke Energy executives bear much of the… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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Spread of Farm Animal Waste, Algea Blooms Additional Toll of Hurricane Season

Spread of Farm Animal Waste, Algea Blooms Additional Toll of Hurricane Season The threat to life and the environment doesn’t end after an extreme weather event like a hurricane passes. As seen during major hurricanes like Floyd and Irma, hard hit areas sustain long lasting environmental effects caused by animal… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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