Friday environmental roundup – events happening around the planet

Ocean plastic could triple in decade

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-43477233

‘Catastrophe’ as France’s bird population collapses due to pesticides

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/21/catastrophe-as-frances-bird-population-collapses-due-to-pesticides?CMP=share_btn_link

The statue saving a coral reef in the Philippines

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-asia-43463205/the-statue-saving-a-coral-reef-in-the-philippines

Chinese poachers destroying coral reefs

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/magazine-35101121/chinese-poachers-destroying-coral-reefs

Rome’s rubbish: The people trying to solve the problem

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-europe-43407624/rome-s-rubbish-the-people-trying-to-solve-the-problem

Can we fix it? The repair cafes waging war on throwaway culture

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/mar/15/can-we-fix-it-the-repair-cafes-waging-war-on-throwaway-culture?CMP=share_btn_link

The dysfunctional megacity: why Dhaka is bursting at the sewers

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2018/mar/21/people-pouring-dhaka-bursting-sewers-overpopulation-bangladesh?CMP=share_btn_link

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