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Environment & Climate Change

News, analysis and commentary from Israel and across the globe on Environment & climate change and its impact on weather, business, politics, rising sea levels, and the food we consume.

The Environment and Climate Change portal is supported by the Goldman Sonnenfeldt School
of Sustainability and Climate Change at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

 THE ADULT of the Tarucus butterfly, seen in Ashkelon National Park.

Knowing the Land of Israel part 3: Discovering little wonders in Ashkelon National Park

 A WOMAN enjoys the beach in Tel Aviv last month as a heat wave hit the country.

2024 could be world's hottest year as June breaks records

By REUTERS
 Mekorot

Mekorot Awards 75MW Solar Project to Doral, Advancing Renewable Energy Goals

 DR. ELAD LEVINTAL: ‘We have the advantage – and the resources.’

Uncovering deserts’ hidden role in climate change

By Ronnie Rosenman
 Hiriya Recycling Park

Israel is flooded with trash. Who will take care of it?

The Barkan is a lightning-shaped Syrian Thistle.

A look into the Barkan – the lightning shaped Syrian Thistle

By ITSIK MAROM
Just Stop Oil protesters endanger rare lichen during vandalism attack on Stonehenge

Just Stop Oil protesters endanger rare lichen after vandalizing Stonehenge

 A jellyfish is seen near a boat by the coast of Haifa at the Mediterranean sea, Israel July 25, 2022.

A look at the jellyfish that swarm the coasts of Israel

By ZIV REINSTEIN
 Hebrew University campus on Jerusalem’s Mount Scopus.

Hebrew University launches postgraduate program on green energy

View of a large fire caused from rockets fired from Lebanon, in the northern Israeli town of Kiryat Shmona, June 3, 2024

Ecological war: The environmental cost of Hezbollah's missiles and UAVs on northern Israel

By ILANA SHTOTLAND
 YEHUDA NAFTALI at the entrance to the Yehuda Naftali Botanic Garden.`

The Yehuda Naftali Botanic Garden: A peaceful, green oasis in a bustling city

 THE DUNES around Be’er Milka.

Knowing the Land of Israel part 2: Be’er Milka

By NOAH MICHAELI
 An Arabian babbler bird.

Study reveals impact of habitat disturbance on the Arabian babbler bird in the region

 Hot lava flows from Mount Ruang volcano during an eruption in Sitaro, North Sulawesi province, Indonesia, April 17, 2024.

Volcano in Iceland erupts for fifth time since December

By REUTERS
 Anemones in the Negev.

Eucalyptus leaves for koalas are causing harm to the ecological balance in the Negev

A CRAB spider prepares to ambush an unsuspecting beetle on a flower, near Mevaseret Zion

Knowing the Land of Israel part 1: The Jerusalem Hills

By NOAH MICHAELI
 Sperm whale.

A young whale's hazardous journey through the Mediterranean raises environmental concerns

 Dusty winds are part of a dust storm in Israel

Why are there so many dust storms in the Middle East?

 THE GRIFFON VULTURE in flight.

Saving the Israeli vulture: A lifeline for the biblical bird of prey

By ANAV SILVERMAN PERETZ
 DIVING THE artificial reef.

'Jerusalem Post,' Ben-Gurion University launch new environmental portal

Youths push a short-finned pilot whale (Globicephala macrorhynchus), one of dozens which got stranded at a beach in Bangkalan near Surabaya, East Java province, Indonesia, February 19, 2021

Marine experts in Australia in race to save 140 stranded pilot whales

By REUTERS
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