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France OKs health care bill targeting anorexia, cigarettes

...France's influential wine lobby.CHILD OBESITYIn a step that would require changes to the business model of some fast-food chains, the bill would ban free-refill soda fountains in restaurants in a move aimed at combatting obesity.Touraine...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-15/france-oks-health-care-bill-targeting
Not For Web
NOAA warns of warmer, less productive Pacific

...Gulf of Alaska now has spread across most of the West Coast. The Pacific is marking record high temperatures this year and last. Scientists say the trend is hurting the simple marine organisms that make up the base of the Pacific food chain.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-17/noaa-warns-warmer-less-productive-pacif
State
Drilling plan may restrict sensitive Arctic Ocean areas

...northernmost community, was not considered for leasing. It's an area of abundant tiny organisms at the bottom of the ocean food chain that draws predators from seabirds to gray whales.Leasing in past sales has been prohibited in marine areas used for...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-27/drilling-plan-may-restrict-sensitive-ar
State | AK legislature
On the Trails: Eating lichens

...that ramify from this lichen base. Some lichens accumulate certain organic pollutants, which are then passed on up the food chain to caribou and deer, and thence to predators such as wolves and humans, where the pollutants become concentrated...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-01-30/trails-eating-lichens
Outdoors
My Turn: Protection for wolves indirect, speculative

...biological support for this subspecies contention. The wolves in Southeast Alaska move from island to island following the food chain, namely the Sitka black tail deer. Evidence shows that deer move back and forth from the mainland to the islands. Their...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-16/my-turn-protection-wolves-indirect-sp
Opinion
Some SeaWorld mammals live longer in captivity

...works," Walsh said. "It's survival out there. It's not a nice place to be unless you're at the top of the food chain, and even then you're affected by changes in your environment."

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-07-04/some-seaworld-mammals-live-longer-cap
Not For Web
Letter: Sustaining Earth and its ecosystems

...requisites like clean air and water resources to the denigration of our nutritional needs through dismemberment of the food-chain - instigated then buttressed by capitalism's "profit-maximization" technique to innovate has become a challenge...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-05-13/letter-sustaining-earth-and-its-ecosy
Letters
Souring seas eating away at tiny creatures

...whether other sea life, too, might already be harmed - directly by acidifying seas, or by subtle shifts in parts of the food chain."These changes are happening years earlier than we had projected," said Nina Bednarsek, a research fellow with...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-01/souring-seas-eating-away-tiny-creatures
State
Climate assessment warns of dire effects in Alaska

...could reduce the capacity of key plankton and shelled marine animals to form and maintain shells, altering the ocean food chain. Rising ocean temperatures and declining sea ice will affect the range and abundance of fish, including commercially...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-07/climate-assessment-warns-dire-effects-a
State
Following food fashions

...oat bran craze swept the nation. Stock in Cheerios soared. For a short time, oat bran triumphed at the top of the food chain. Then the egg resurfaced, miraculously cleared of its cholesterol-raising allegations, and took over as breakfast...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-05-11/following-food-fashions
Neighbors

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