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  1. Govt cancels land allocation for 80 investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | New Vision

    ... a request by Crest Foam to resume work, more than two weeks after a fire gutted its premises.... The minister of environment Ephraim Kamuntu has launched a national framework tool which will be used in coming up with a work plan on actions and ...

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  2. Real estate dealers warned over unplanned homesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | New Vision

    ... a request by Crest Foam to resume work, more than two weeks after a fire gutted its premises.... The minister of environment Ephraim Kamuntu has launched a national framework tool which will be used in coming up with a work plan on actions and ...

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  3. Bald eagles on rise as sightings in Massachusetts increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Nashua Telegraph

    ... Norman Smith, director of Mass Audubon's Blue Hills Trailside Museum in Milton, attributes to a cleaner environment. The Endangered Species Act of 1973 banned the use of DDT, a pesticide Smith blames for a dramatic decline in bald eagle populations ...

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  4. It's Time To Reclaim ThePlanet From EnvironmentalistsRead the original story

    35 min ago | Lucianne.com

    ... energy. Meanwhile, well-funded environmental groups have convinced a clear majority of the country that the environment is only in fair or poor condition. As a result, Americans are increasingly willing to accept government regulations, subsidies, ...

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  5. Australia seeks public view on greenhouse gas targetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    ... Labor government. "We're inviting the public to contribute to the discussion of what our targets should be," Environment Minister Greg Hunt said. The announcement comes ahead of this year's meeting in Paris, which groups together 195 nations under ...

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  6. Harvest Festival celebrates humble home garden, local producersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... a steady increase in the number of people looking to grow their own produce. "We've run courses at the [Canberra Environment Centre] about how to build chicken hutches and that sort of thing and we always get a good turnout for those," he said. Mr ...

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  7. DRC pygmies demand end to discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... under threat from deforestation, mining and extensive farming. Addressing the opening of the festival, Congolese environment minister Bienvenu Liyota Ndjoli denounced the "discrimination, stigmatisation and marginalisation" that the community ...

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  8. Mexico sets greenhouse gas target for UN climate talksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... by 2030. "It's a very ambitious target, but joining our efforts... we are convinced that we can reach it," Environment Minister Juan Jose Guerra Abud told a news conference. The global talks will seek a pact that will enter into force by 2020 to ...

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  9. Model shows impact of soil erosionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... by water is very common and often so severe to the point that it has often caused major problem for the marine environment and other natural resources in Guam. Moderate to low levels of soil erosion is a natural phenomenon. Soil erosion becomes ...

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  10. Ontario FarmerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Ontario Farmer Daily

    ... ounty from 1962-1997. The farm became a model for sustainable management of soil, water, natural habitat and the environment. It was the site of more than 50 major research projects, many of which focused on soil and water management.

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  11. Is Fracking a Catalyst for Increasing Global Warming?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Max

    ... that discovered the ironic results, according to EurekAlert.org. Fracking has initial positive effects on the environment, but people now must figure out a way to keep down emissions, he said. Although fracking could help natural gas to displace ...

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  12. 'Bring in Tanzanians to teach Ugandans Kiswahili'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... a request by Crest Foam to resume work, more than two weeks after a fire gutted its premises.... The minister of environment Ephraim Kamuntu has launched a national framework tool which will be used in coming up with a work plan on actions and ...

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  13. Excide Plant Closed after Decades of Polluting in Low Income California CommunityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... and neighborhoods." Roberto Cabrales, a community organizer with the organizations, Communities for a Better Environment, said news of the plant closure was "a shocker." His organization and others fought for years to see the plant closed and had ...

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  14. Australia 'at risk of failing' biggest climate test in a decade say...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    Australia 'at risk of failing' biggest climate test in a decade say climate groups, as government releases Paris discussion paper Environment Minister Greg Hunt says Australia is committed to action on climate change "because it's real and significant and important". The Abbott government says it will be a constructive player in global climate talks, but environment groups have warned it is laying out a path that puts Australia at risk of failing the most important climate test in a decade.

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  15. Burnaby rivers advocate wants proposed hazardous materials plant movedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burnaby Now

    ... council approved a bylaw change to allow Aevitas to build the plant. The proposal is now in the hands of the Environment Ministry, which Angelo said has called for more public consultation. He also said it's not mandatory that the ministry conduct ...

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  16. New study shows bacteria can use magnetic particles to create a 'natural battery'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Biology News Net

    ... repeated day-night cycles. Whilst this work has been on iron-metabolizing bacteria, it is thought that in the environment the potential for magnetite to act as a battery could extend to many other types of bacteria which do normally not require iron ...

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  17. WikiLeaks Exposes TPP Secrecy and Big Business AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Institute for Public Accuracy

    ... ship so that the public and our policy makers can have a real conversation about its impacts on communities, our environment, and the climate. Members of Congress must be able

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  18. College-Educated Republicans Most Skeptical of Global WarmingRead the original story

    Thursday | Gallup.com

    ... effects will never occur, and more likely to say that global warming is caused by natural changes in the environment rather than by human activity. The relationship between education and views on global warming among Democrats is in the opposite ...

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  19. Hat Yai seeks popular votes as the world's most lovable and sustainable cityRead the original story

    Thursday | Pattaya Mail

    ... Kaen Municipality and Chumphon's Mab-ammarit Municipality - which have been selected by the WWF as one of 47 environment-friendly cities in 17 countries around the world. People can vote for Hat Yai through the following channels: tweet or instagram ...

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  20. Fracking unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    ... formations is seen as both a way to help America become energy independent but also as a serious threat to the environment. On Tuesday (March 24), the matter was addressed during a 90-minute talk by Chico State geology professor Todd Greene, who ...

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