Sustainable business news October 2012

Study confirms threats to Barrier Reef:
http://www.theage.com.au/environment/conservation/great-reef-catastrophe-20121002-26vzq.html

The end of the growth assumption:
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/78e883fa-0bef-11e2-8032-00144feabdc0.html#axzz28HDSP0St 

Experiential learning in environmental science:
http://theconversation.edu.au/experiencing-the-landscape-essential-training-for-environmental-scientists-9282

New MDBA modelling:
http://download.mdba.gov.au/altered-PBP/Hydrologic-modelling-relaxed-constraints-October-2012.pdf

Indigenous action against coal terminal plans in the Pacific Northwest:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/12/us/tribes-add-powerful-voice-against-northwest-coal-plan.html?src=recg

California’s emissions strategy–the mechanics:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/14/science/earth/in-california-a-grand-experiment-to-rein-in-climate-change.html?_r=1&hpw

The psychology of boredom at work:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2012/oct/14/boredom-is-bad-for-health

A sober and authoritative account of the global economy:
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/comment/satyajit-das-world-economy-is-addicted-to-credit-and-the-markets-seem-oblivious-8213993.html

A hard-headed look at the economics of the solar industry:
http://www.climatespectator.com.au/commentary/solars-elephant-room

Zero based carbon in building construction:
http://www.climatespectator.com.au/commentary/zero-carbon-housing-arrives-australia

A interesting analysis of the financial system by a world-famous ecologist:
www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/a6ee48b4-0d63-11e2-99a1-00144feabdc0.html#axzz29nngKeXj

Impacts of rice production on climate change:
http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/23/food-and-climate-a-new-warning/?src=rechp

The North American re-wilding project and biodiversity conservations:
http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/animal-extinction--the-greatest-threat-to-mankind-397939.html

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