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Summit Daily News
Ask Eartha: Help create a recycling program at your workwork because there is no recycling available. How can I convince my workplace t
Ask Eartha: Help create a recycling program at your work
Summit Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
work because there is no recycling available. How can I convince my workplace to start recycling? Opening fact: Thank you for your question this week Camilla, and might I say this is inspiring! Starting a new program at any business can be... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Food sovereignty means healthy lifestyle for tribal communitiesSalish Kootenai College tribal preservation student, speaks to CSKT tribal coun
Food sovereignty means healthy lifestyle for tribal communities
Char-Koosta News / Posted yesterday
Salish Kootenai College tribal preservation student, speaks to CSKT tribal council on a food sovereignty collaboration effort by several academic and non-profit groups in the area to strategically inspire healthier eating for tribal people.... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Longtime Blaine mayor faces two challengersis facing two challengers this election season. The primary election on Aug. 9
Longtime Blaine mayor faces two challengers
ABC Newspapers / Posted yesterday
is facing two challengers this election season. The primary election on Aug. 9 will narrow the choices to two candidates for the Nov. 8 general election. Tom Ryan, the incumbent, is being challenged by Council Member Jason King and James... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Floating on waterUnderneath Nebraska and seven other states is a precious natural resource that
Floating on water
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Underneath Nebraska and seven other states is a precious natural resource that sustains life not only in Sidney, but in the areas that surround us and across the country. "It's said that Nebraska floats on water," Don Davis, information and... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Big Cypress Dealannounced that the federal government would rescue Big Cypress National Preserv
The Big Cypress Deal
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
announced that the federal government would rescue Big Cypress National Preserve from ruin by buying private mineral rights for $120 million from the majority owner of those assets, Collier Resources Co. The firm had for years proposed adding two... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Lawsuit Filed to Stop Oil, Gas Exploration in Florida's Big Cypress National PreserveFORT MYERS, Fla. - A lawsuit filed today by a coalition of local and national e
Lawsuit Filed to Stop Oil, Gas Exploration in Florida's Big Cypress National Preserve
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A lawsuit filed today by a coalition of local and national environmental groups would prevent extensive seismic exploration for oil and gas in the Big Cypress National Preserve, which is home to endangered species like the iconic... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Neill’s big risk paying off for the future of the oceanon the beaches of Turks and Caicos Islands, where Bruce and Evelyn met and fell
Neill’s big risk paying off for the future of the ocean
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 2 days ago
on the beaches of Turks and Caicos Islands, where Bruce and Evelyn met and fell in love. Dr. Neill was teaching at the Center for Marine Resource Studies, which was a school for field studies for students studying abroad to learn coral reef... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Tygarts Valley Conversation District meeting set in Barbour CountyThe local work group includes representatives from conservation organizations a
Tygarts Valley Conversation District meeting set in Barbour County
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
The local work group includes representatives from conservation organizations and the public to provide localized information on natural resource priorities in the Tygarts Valley area. Ben Collier, NRCS district conservationist, and his staff cover... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Critical Detroit Zoo millage up for vote next weekSince residents in three counties approved a 10-year, 0.1-mill property tax in
Critical Detroit Zoo millage up for vote next week
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Since residents in three counties approved a 10-year, 0.1-mill property tax in 2008 for the Detroit Zoo, a lot has changed under the colorful water tower at Woodward Avenue and I-696. The zoo has expanded its education and animal-care programs, made... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Coalition Seeks Greater Public Access to Information About Chemicals Used in FrackingBillings, Mont. - Today a coalition of conservation groups, landowners, and pub
Coalition Seeks Greater Public Access to Information About Chemicals Used in Fracking
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
Billings, Mont. - Today a coalition of conservation groups, landowners, and public health advocates petitioned the Montana Board of Oil and Gas Conservation to provide broader public disclosure of information about the chemicals used for hydraulic... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
FIRE MODEthe fire had burned 50 acres but they say they should have an update later this
FIRE MODE
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
the fire had burned 50 acres but they say they should have an update later this morning from the Department of Natural Resources. CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. - UPDATE: According to the Chelan County Emergency Management, evacuations in the Chelan... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
** FIRE MODE - PUBLISHING CATEGORY **the fire had burned 50 acres but they say they should have an update later this
** FIRE MODE - PUBLISHING CATEGORY **
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
the fire had burned 50 acres but they say they should have an update later this morning from the Department of Natural Resources. CHELAN COUNTY, Wash. - UPDATE: According to the Chelan County Emergency Management, evacuations in the Chelan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tree Seedling Transplantation Paying Offof a seedling costs five Birr, the country spent over 85 billion Birr over the
Tree Seedling Transplantation Paying Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of a seedling costs five Birr, the country spent over 85 billion Birr over the last four years. This and other natural resource conservation works across the country are attesting nation's climate change conscious move. It is a fresh memory... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for July 24, 2016appointed to the position of scalehouse weighmaster of the York County Solid Wa
Moving Up for July 24, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
appointed to the position of scalehouse weighmaster of the York County Solid Waste Authority. Legore will be responsible for weighing the trucks coming in and out at the York County Resource Recovery Center’s scalehouse and recording the data... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Young Tawi-Tawi scientist out to save sea of childhoodTawi-Tawi were Richard Muallil’s playground as a child. Now, as a 35-year-old
Young Tawi-Tawi scientist out to save sea of childhood
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Tawi-Tawi were Richard Muallil’s playground as a child. Now, as a 35-year-old marine scientist, Muallil is hoping to transform his old playground into a marine sanctuary, preserving its biodiversity and promoting sustainable fishing. “Because... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Harry Potter fans invited to Countdown to Midnight Party for new book releaseThe store will be transformed into the magical world of Harry Potter, according
Harry Potter fans invited to Countdown to Midnight Party for new book release
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The store will be transformed into the magical world of Harry Potter, according to a news release, complete with a competition for the House Cup. Each House will provide different activities and games. A Muggle Wall will let longtime fans share their... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Love of people, family and the landconsidered her a friend of agriculture and a community leader whose compassion
Love of people, family and the land
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
considered her a friend of agriculture and a community leader whose compassion to make Churchill County a better place for thousands of residents never wavered as did her love for the valley she called home for 72 years. Washburn, who was born... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Ask Eartha: Avoid sun damage with plenty of sunscreenMy daughter and I were shopping for sunscreen and were overwhelmed with all the
Ask Eartha: Avoid sun damage with plenty of sunscreen
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
My daughter and I were shopping for sunscreen and were overwhelmed with all the different options. How do you choose a good sunscreen? There are a lot of different sunscreens in the market, and each offers something different (moisturizers,... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
School Farm fun educationPreliminary plans have been laid for improvements to the Neosho School District
School Farm fun education
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Preliminary plans have been laid for improvements to the Neosho School District farm to provide outdoor recreational education not only for all district students but for outside interests that would help make the venture self-sufficient. Posted Jul.... Read more
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The Hill
Our National Forests weren't designed just for timberFor decades, our nation's efforts to conserve resources and protect the environ
Our National Forests weren't designed just for timber
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
For decades, our nation's efforts to conserve resources and protect the environment have been challenged by the utilitarian argument that the best action is that which maximizes usefulness or benefit. "The greatest good for the greatest number," a... Read more
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Surfer Mag
Contagion Presentsunny days coincided with prime wind conditions. So, despite a general, county-
Contagion Present
Surfer Mag / Posted 9 days ago
sunny days coincided with prime wind conditions. So, despite a general, county-wide warning to avoid ocean contact for 72 hours after a rain event, surfers all along the coast paddled out. Among them was 71-year-old Barry Ault, a Sunset... Read more
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MLive.com
As hunting wanes, Michigan must sell itself to a new outdoors generationFor decades, the story of Alpena was pretty much tied to its massive cement ope
As hunting wanes, Michigan must sell itself to a new outdoors generation
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
For decades, the story of Alpena was pretty much tied to its massive cement operation – at one time the largest in the world. But offshore and beneath the waves, another resource lay dormant for decades: Some of the best freshwater diving in the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Water sustainability: How do Asia’s cities fare?“We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.” – Thomas Fuller HISTO
Water sustainability: How do Asia’s cities fare?
Asian Correspondent / Posted 9 days ago
“We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.” – Thomas Fuller HISTORICALLY, bodies of water have been the center around which the world’s most influential human civilizations were built, many of which have flourished and transformed into... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, July 18, 2016Article Tools Clarks Summit Golf tournament: Newton Recreation Center Golf To
Community Events Listings, July 18, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Article Tools Clarks Summit Golf tournament: Newton Recreation Center Golf Tourn­ament, Aug. 20, Summit Hills Golf Course, registration, 7:30 a.m., shotgun start, 8; $75, $300/four-person team, includes golf cart, appreciation gift,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Conservationists test residents’ soil for lead levelsConservationists test residents' soil for lead levels | TribLIVE Conservationi
Conservationists test residents’ soil for lead levels
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
Conservationists test residents' soil for lead levels | TribLIVE Conservationists test residents' soil for lead levels Lawrenceville couple Steve DeLucia and Stephanie Lardin plan to start an urban garden on their small piece of land. They... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Preview calendar: July 15 to 21, 2016Studio Tour. Tour takes place July 16 and 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibition
Preview calendar: July 15 to 21, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 14 days ago
Studio Tour. Tour takes place July 16 and 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Exhibition: 6 to 8 p.m. July 16. Opening Reception for “Fire: It’s Role in the History and Lives of the People of the Hudson Valley. Athens Cultural Center, 24 Second St.,... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
County supervisors discuss future of Pioneer Park, workspace issuesThis week, the members of the Oneida County Conservation & UW-Extension Committ
County supervisors discuss future of Pioneer Park, workspace issues
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
This week, the members of the Oneida County Conservation & UW-Extension Committee offered some input in response to a letter from the city of Rhinelander seeking assurance the county is still committed to holding the fair in that location. Chairman... Read more
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New York Magazine
Will They Ever Finish Central Park?The Ravine, after a rain. Photo: John A. Anderson For much of its existence, C
Will They Ever Finish Central Park?
New York Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
The Ravine, after a rain. Photo: John A. Anderson For much of its existence, Central Park has been a weedy dump. You wouldn’t know that now, as tourists on rented bikes wobble among downy lawns and iridescent cherry blossoms, and New Yorkers who... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Live 5 News investigates: Suspects identified in Brittanee Drexel disappearanceFixing broken sprinklers A water leak at Thompson Memorial Park and two broken
Live 5 News investigates: Suspects identified in Brittanee Drexel disappearance
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 15 days ago
Fixing broken sprinklers A water leak at Thompson Memorial Park and two broken sprinklers at Heritage Convalescent Center (Source: KFDA) Scorching temperatures are taking a toll on water conservation in Amarillo, and several businesses... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Planning for Indian Valley Campus is already underwaythe Marin County Civil Grand Jury issued a report recommending that College of
Planning for Indian Valley Campus is already underway
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 16 days ago
the Marin County Civil Grand Jury issued a report recommending that College of Marin develop an actionable facilities plan for the Indian Valley Campus; and further recommended that COM report outcomes for students enrolling in career technical... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Sea Turtle Recovery Hits Nesting Benchmark In GeorgiaLoggerhead sea turtles have crawled their way to a conservation milestone in Ge
Sea Turtle Recovery Hits Nesting Benchmark In Georgia
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
Loggerhead sea turtles have crawled their way to a conservation milestone in Georgia. As of Tuesday, the hard-shell giants with log-sized heads had laid more than 2,810 nests on the state’s barrier island beaches this nesting season, according to... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Oil, gas industry lambastes BLM in House hearingTuesday during a U.S. House of Representatives hearing, claiming that regulatio
Oil, gas industry lambastes BLM in House hearing
Aspen Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday during a U.S. House of Representatives hearing, claiming that regulations are impeding further extraction efforts and harming the Western Slope’s economy. But Carbondale rancher Bill Fales, a lone conservation voice in the House... Read more
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PhysOrg
There are so many Amazonian tree species, we won't discover the last one for 300 yearsAmazonian forest in the Putumayo basin of Loreto, Peru, was surveyed during a F
There are so many Amazonian tree species, we won't discover the last one for 300 years
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Amazonian forest in the Putumayo basin of Loreto, Peru, was surveyed during a February 2016 rapid inventory by The Field Museum. Credit: Nigel Pitman, The Field Museum There are more different kinds of trees in the Amazon rainforest than anywhere... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happenings961687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 101G, Fernandina Beach. Speaker is Eric Pulwicz, sp
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
961687 Gateway Blvd., Suite 101G, Fernandina Beach. Speaker is Eric Pulwicz, special agent with the FBI, with up-to-date information and training on issues such as active shooter awareness, incident response and workplace violence. $25, chamber... Read more
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Sierra Star
Community Calendar - week of July 14Coarsegold Community Center Bingo: Mondays: doors open 10 a.m., first game 12:1
Community Calendar - week of July 14
Sierra Star / Posted 17 days ago
Coarsegold Community Center Bingo: Mondays: doors open 10 a.m., first game 12:15; Wednesday evenings doors open 5:30 p.m., first game 6:30 p.m.; 3rd Saturday of the month doors open 10 a.m., first game 12:15 p.m.; bingo and burgers on Saturday.... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoorsDETROIT (AP) — A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn abou
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoors
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn about protecting natural resources is getting underway. The Department of Natural Resources Youth Conservation Academy begins Tuesday. It was held for the first time last... Read more
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The Alpena News
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoorsDETROIT (AP) — A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn abou
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoors
The Alpena News / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn about protecting natural resources is getting underway. The Department of Natural Resources Youth Conservation Academy begins Tuesday. It was held for the first time last... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoorsDETROIT (AP) — A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn abou
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoors
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn about protecting natural resources is getting underway. The Department of Natural Resources Youth Conservation Academy begins Tuesday. It was held for the first time last... Read more
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The Times Leader
Monroe County officials honor law enforcementThe board of commissioners on Monday acknowledged those professionals and volun
Monroe County officials honor law enforcement
The Times Leader / Posted 17 days ago
The board of commissioners on Monday acknowledged those professionals and volunteers for their dedicated service. The board passed a resolution to that end in the wake of the recent sniper attack in Dallas, Texas. "The Monroe County Commissioners,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Blue Bloodscotton shirt, and complicated turquoise earrings: an in-the-field style that be
Blue Bloods
The New Yorker / Posted 17 days ago
cotton shirt, and complicated turquoise earrings: an in-the-field style that became familiar. “My life was good before I discovered horseshoe crabs, but now it’s even better!” she announced to me, adding that she was raising a thousand... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoorsDETROIT (AP) - A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn abou
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoors
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn about protecting natural resources is getting underway. The Department of Natural Resources Youth Conservation Academy begins Tuesday. It was held for the first time last... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoorsDETROIT (AP) - A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn abou
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoors
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn about protecting natural resources is getting underway. The Department of Natural Resources Youth Conservation Academy begins Tuesday. It was held for the first time last... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoorsDETROIT (AP) - A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn abou
Summer academy teaches Detroit-area youths about outdoors
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A summer program designed to help Detroit-area youths learn about protecting natural resources is getting underway. The Department of Natural Resources Youth Conservation Academy begins Tuesday. It was held for the first time last... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Shawnee County Extension selling tax credits for entrepreneurship initiativeShawnee County Extension and its leadership team. Network Kansas is a state-wi
Shawnee County Extension selling tax credits for entrepreneurship initiative
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Shawnee County Extension and its leadership team. Network Kansas is a state-wide network of nonprofit businesses building resources that aims to help entrepreneurs and small-business owners across the state. If parts of Shawnee County become an... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
SLT proud of parade successcity of South Lake Tahoe would like to say “thank you” to all the parade partic
SLT proud of parade success
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 20 days ago
city of South Lake Tahoe would like to say “thank you” to all the parade participants, businesses and volunteers for making the 4th of July parade a fantastic community event. The following current and former U.S. Armed Forces members... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Aurora, CO's Water Revs 'AA+'; Outlook Stablemonies, will be used to refund the city's outstanding series 2007A bonds, serie
Fitch Rates Aurora, CO's Water Revs 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
monies, will be used to refund the city's outstanding series 2007A bonds, series 2008A bonds and the city's Colorado Water Conservation Board loan for debt service savings and pay issuance costs. In addition, Fitch affirms the following... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheetah Genetic Pool Continues to DeclineOTJIWARONGO, Dr Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Co
Cheetah Genetic Pool Continues to Decline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
OTJIWARONGO, Dr Laurie Marker, Founder and Executive Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF), and Dr Stephen J. O'Brien, a long-time CCF research collaborator, former CCF Board Chairman and currently director of the Dobzhansky Center for... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Jordan’s newest mall a green tech trailblazercommercial complex in Jordan to be built to strict “green” standards. It is see
Jordan’s newest mall a green tech trailblazer
Finance and Commerce / Posted 22 days ago
commercial complex in Jordan to be built to strict “green” standards. It is seen as a trailblazer in conserving what resource-poor Jordan lacks most — water and energy. It’s also part of a growing movement to build with local... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Jordan’s newest mall features high-end stores, gourmet dining — and the latest green technologycommercial complex in Jordan to be built to strict “green” standards. It is see
Jordan’s newest mall features high-end stores, gourmet dining — and the latest green technology
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 22 days ago
commercial complex in Jordan to be built to strict “green” standards. It is seen as a trailblazer in conserving what resource-poor Jordan lacks most — water and energy. It’s also part of a growing movement to build with local... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Jordan’s newest mall features high-end stores, gourmet dining — and the latest green technology — The Medina County Gazettecommercial complex in Jordan to be built to strict “green” standards. It is see
Jordan’s newest mall features high-end stores, gourmet dining — and the latest green technology — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
commercial complex in Jordan to be built to strict “green” standards. It is seen as a trailblazer in conserving what resource-poor Jordan lacks most — water and energy. It’s also part of a growing movement to build with local... Read more
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