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Mangroves Won't Survive Sea-Level Rise If Emissions Aren't Cut
(CN) — Mangrove trees are some of the most valuable ecosystems on the planet, but they won't survive past 2050 without significant reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, according to a study in the journal Science. The small trees that grow in warm...

Microfibres from clothing found in most remote part of world's oceans
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Australian porn star booted from plane after telling Americans their democracy was being threatened
She didn't even get a chance to join the mile high club. An Australian porn star claims she was removed from a United Airlines flight after she made a speech about the death of George Floyd. Elle Knox, 28, was flying from Houston to San Francisco en route to...

Police union statement says news crew that was struck with riot shields and batons 'may have fallen'
One of the issues that is finally gaining the public's attention in the ongoing national discussion about police use of force is the role that police unions play in protecting the careers of bad apples on police forces around the country and preventing departments...

Library Amnesty 2017

The Council Libraries are again in the Christmas spirit by offering to waive outstanding library fees during December.

Customers who present their overdue books at a library during December will have their overdue fines, processing and holds fees waived in exchange for a donation of canned food. If you have already returned your books, but have incurred overdue fees, you can also have these fees waived in exchange for a can of food.

This year, Council’s library amnesty will donate all food to Foodbank Queensland, an organisation that distributes food to charities and community organisations who assist those in need.

Perishable food items cannot be accepted.
Visit the Wynnum Library in Florence Street between 1-31 December 2017 with your overdue books and a donation of canned food.
Residents without outstanding library fees are also welcome to provide donations of canned food/goods at their local library to help spread Christmas cheer to those in need.

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