Environment Breaking News: Obama to Lay Out Climate Change Plan

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Environment Breaking News: Obama to Lay Out Climate Change Plan
President Barack Obama said that he will outline a climate change plan next week centered around reducing pollution from carbon emissions. The iconic Japanese Mount Fuji was officially recognized as a World Heritage Site at the annual UNESCO conference being held in Cambodia, a designation which some in Japan have worked toward for almost a decade.Japan considered registering the nation's highest mountain back in 2003, but because of relentless problems with garbage dumping, the government gave up the nomination as a natural heritage site and instead submitted a proposal last year to be considered a cultural heritage site. The two rivers that converge on the western Canadian city of Calgary are starting to recede after floods devastated much of southern Alberta province, causing at least three deaths and forcing thousands to evacuate. The flooding forced authorities to evacuate Calgary's entire downtown and hit some of the city's iconic structures hard
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