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A Massive and Illegal Geoengineering Project Has Been Detected Off Canada's West Coast

A Massive and Illegal Geoengineering Project Has Been Detected Off Canada's West Coast

George Dvorsky
OCT 16, 2012 6:20 AM

A private company backed by a controversial U.S. businessman has unilaterally conducted the world's most significant geoengineering project to date. Russ George, in conjunction with a First Nations village on Haida Gwaii, has dumped around 100 tonnes of iron sulphate into the Pacific Ocean in a technique known as ocean fertilization.

The experiment, which is in violation of two United Nations moratoria, has outraged environmental, legal, and civic groups.

The iron sulphate was dumped into the Pacific back in July, but recent satellite images are now confirming its effects — an artificial plankton bloom that's 10,000 square kilometers (3,861 square miles) in size. The intention of the project is for the plankton to absorb carbon dioxide and then sink to the bottom of the ocean. George is hoping to cash in on lucrative carbon credits.

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100 tons. Don't 100,000 tons flow into the sea from Kilauea each

100 tons. Uh huh. Don't 100,000 tons of iron sulfate flow into the sea from Kilauea crater each year, plus millions of tons from the mid-Atlantic ridge, and other undersea volcanoes?

"Cowards & idiots can come along for the ride but they gotta sit in the back seat!"

He's fighting climate change

He's fighting climate change so it is okay.

Southern Agrarian

I remember seeing.....

something on this on TV some years ago. Even back then they made it sound like they were gonna do this, for one reason or another....

One way or another.

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks


the lot of them....

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