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  1. Great Recycling Roundup: Earth Month event displays ways to turn trash into treasureRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... the support of environmental programs and rekindle public commitment and build community involvement to the environment. For information on upcoming events, call Guam Environmental Protection Agency at 300-4751/52 or email ...

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  2. What are your plans for celebrating Earth Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | South Whidbey Record

    Across the country, millions of people attended tens of thousands of community events, school and college teach-ins, all focused on putting the environment on the political map.

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  3. Save the World, Work LessRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Common Dreams

    ... rapid depletion of important natural resources, from fossil fuel to fresh water; and the pollution of our environment with harmful chemicals and obsolete gadgets. Every day that the global workforce is on the job, those problems all get worse, ...

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  4. Plastic single-use grocery bags as a metaphor for the American oligarchyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... on the dollar. Enter the single-use, lightweight plastic shopping bag . These bags are a disaster for the environment: making them is a disgusting petrochemical science experiment that contributes to global warming, using them leads to overflowing ...

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  5. This Week's Climate NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Power Line

    ... since precise satellite measurements began in 1973. NOAA posted this satellite photo a couple days ago: And Environment Canada offers this bar chart of ice levels as of this date for every year back to 1980: But who knows: maybe this will front-fire ...

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  6. Drill, Spill, Repeat?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... vulnerable coastal economies along the Atlantic Coast," the letter stated. "We cannot continue to put our ocean environment, beaches, marine resources, and coastal economies at risk." The elected leaders join 155 representatives of conservation and ...

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  7. Mayor hosting Community Environment Day todayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CFRB

    He will be hosting a Community Environment Day with councillor Frank Di Giorgio at Amesbury Arena at 155 Culford Rd, near Lawrence Ave and Black Creek Dr. You can drop off items like old cell phones, small electronics, printers, fax machines bulbs, TVs, propane tanks and hazardous waste for recycling or safe disposal.

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  8. Mind the fracking data gap, new study saysRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Scientists have long expressed concern about how a lack of data and access to drilling sites prevents a complete scientific assessment of how hydraulic fracturing and oil and gas production affect the climate, environment and public health.

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  9. Beach is not so sunny over in Hunny but Heacham celebrates 'excellent' rating in Good Beach GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lynn News

    ... a team of volunteers who regularly clean up the beach and after the tidal surges at the start of the year, the Environment Agency have done a lot to help clean up the beaches and the sea. "We're delighted by the news, because it recognises the hard ...

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  10. Deja Vu Alert: President Obama Delays Keystone XL Decision AgainRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Independent Women's Forum

    ... a clean bill of health on environmental impact (technology is able to do all sorts of things to protect the environment). But this isn't enough for environmental extremists, who will be mollified by nothing less than killing the Keystone. In ...

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  11. Smart Water Network Market Growing at 15% CAGR to 2018 Globally Says a...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... research/water/ ), ReportsnReports.com offers market research studies on agriculture, chemicals, consumer goods, environment, pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, biotechnology, retail, water, advanced materials, pharmaceuticals and much more.

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  12. Eugene Robinson: On climate change, it's still business as usualRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat

    ... in China for jobs in the big cities. These migrants quickly develop middle-class expectations of a healthy environment in which to raise their children. Popular anger over pollution is so widespread, and so deep, that the government will have to ...

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  13. The hilarious history of 'climate tipping points'Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Thinker

    ... In 1982, the UN issued a two decade tipping point. UN official Mostafa Tolba, executive director of the UN Environment Program (UNEP), warned on May 11, 1982 , the "world faces an ecological disaster as final as nuclear war within a couple of ...

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  14. Four Years After BP's Deepwater Horizon Dumped 200 Million...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... five-year probationary period. The groups say the action is necessary to protect the public interest, environment and workers from the corporation responsible for the Deepwater Horizon explosion, which began on April 20, 2010, killed 11 workers, and ...

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  15. Joe Gergela, longtime Long Island Farm Bureau chief, retiring at year's endRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... plan. There's no doubt about that," said Adrienne Esposito, executive director of the Citizens Campaign for the Environment and a candidate for State Senate. "Joe was a great advocate for the farmers," she added. "I wish he could've been more ...

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  16. Ecuador: Democracy on display as Amazon oil debate to go to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Green Left Weekly

    ... quickly as possible, and for development that is sovereign and independent." "Besides, poverty also damages the environment, via the over-exploitation of topsoils, the illegal felling of forests, and the pollution caused by untreated stormwater and ...

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  17. Africa: Cites Trade Database Breaks New Ground With Open-Source TechnologyRead the original story

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... on species under threat, has undergone a technical overhaul led by the CITES Secretariat, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UNEP-WCMC. Financial support was provided by WCMC, UNEP's partner in Cambridge and from the Norwegian ...

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  18. Tiny Robots to Help you Perform Daily ChoresRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newindpress

    ... simple and cheap robots. "In a real world scenario, this could involve monitoring the levels of pollution in the environment; we could also see them being used to perform tasks in areas where it would be hazardous for humans to go," said Roderich ...

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  19. DEP fines oil company for unauthorized work on Collier oil wellRead the original story

    Yesterday | Naples Daily News

    ... It also is requiring the company to hire an independent expert to monitor the area to ensure no damage to the environment or public has occurred because of its actions. Specifically, it wants the expert to assess the likelihood that the operation ...

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  20. Angry residents plan protest drive through Stratford on Easter MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Stratford Herald

    ... disruption to residents in the wider Stratford community, but would also have a generally bad effect on the environment, with increased pollution." Members of the Long Marston Airfield Action Group have collected over 280 signatures from 180 homes ...

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