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1 hr ago | American Reporter
Are we so desperate for one last big fix of oil, that we're willing to destroy one of the world's last pristine and unspoiled regions? The U.S. Geological Survey released a report last week stating that the region inside the Arctic Circle contains about one-fifth of the world's undiscovered, recoverable oil.
5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Seabridge Gold with regulators on the Mitchell Deposit at the KSM Project in northwestern British Columbia.
7 hrs ago | Ecology Global Network
Over the course of 5 galleries we will offer the work of 58 artists encompassing the complete exhibition, which offers an insightful survey of how artists today are expressing their relationship with our current ecological landscape.
8 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com
EDISON, NJ The environmental nonprofit Edison Wetlands Association will host its first annual Zombie Fest at the Triple C Ranch, the last farm in northern Middlesex County.
12 hrs ago | The Guardian
As I've been walking around my neighborhood, I've noticed that some homeowners have had their lawns sprayed with Sevin .
17 hrs ago | The York Daily Record
Another year, another proposal that could result in ugly energy infrastructure running through York County's lush fields and forests.
Years and years of development have affected some natural habitats in southeast North Carolina, including sacred watersheds.
An apparent slowdown in global warming caused by a 30 year ocean cycle could lull people into a misperception that global warming has paused when it has not, reports Math McGrath of the BBC.
ALMOST three quarters of Kildare's water supplies are at good or high status but some need improvement the most up to date progess report on water management plans show.
It comes after the EA issued a warning in May that water at Church Cliff beach in Lyme Regis was deemed 'severely at risk' of failing the standards.
Heather Hardcastle has spent her life fishing for salmon at the mouth of the Taku River, which starts in a remote corner of northwestern British Columbia before dumping into the ocean near her home in Juneau, Alaska.
Ahead of her next debate with Democratic attorney general candidate Warren Tolman, former state prosecutor Maura Healey plans to visit with anti-casino activists in West Springfield to highlight one of the key differences between the primary foes.
Dominique Taylor/Dominique Taylor Photography John Collins from Denver gets a bite while fly fishing on the Eagle River in Edwards.
They want Environment Southland to establish best-practice guidelines around hill and high country development instead of enforcing rules on them.
Additional testing has revealed several more areas at Wethersfield High School with elevated PCBs, but no air or surface contamination.
With the Narendra Modi Government according top priority to cleaning River Ganga, the Centre has set a target of three years to rejuvenate the polluted holy river.
I am senior fellow for environment policy at the Heartland Institute and managing editor of Environment & Climate News.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:26 pm
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