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KULR-8 Billings
Nebraska won't appeal decision on fracking water disposalfracking wastewater that result from oil and gas operations. The judge ruled l
Nebraska won't appeal decision on fracking water disposal
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 hours ago
fracking wastewater that result from oil and gas operations. The judge ruled last month that the Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission exceeded its authority last year when it approved a request by Terex Energy Corp., of Broomfield,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Boston hospital benefits from Lowell lawsuitby the Zoning Board of Appeals approving project. The project has won approval
Boston hospital benefits from Lowell lawsuit
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
by the Zoning Board of Appeals approving project. The project has won approval from the planning and historic boards and Conservation Commission. Throughout the regulatory hearings, Princeton raised issues about parking, traffic and access. The... Read more
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Key West Citizen
FWC: Two fish poachers arrestedsnapper from a bridge were arrested by state wildlife officers Sunday morning,
FWC: Two fish poachers arrested
Key West Citizen / Posted 20 hours ago
snapper from a bridge were arrested by state wildlife officers Sunday morning, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Treasure Coast woman hit by boatfor a Fort Pierce woman, run over by a boat while she was in the water. Now, i
Treasure Coast woman hit by boat
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 20 hours ago
for a Fort Pierce woman, run over by a boat while she was in the water. Now, investigators with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said they’re trying to figure who was driving the boat that hit her. Samantha Saunier, 27, was in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Shirley selectmen correct Open Meeting Law violationthe land," Selectmen Chairman Kendra Dumont said, adding that "the owner should
Shirley selectmen correct Open Meeting Law violation
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
the land," Selectmen Chairman Kendra Dumont said, adding that "the owner should be able to do what he wants" with it. Conservation Commission Chairman Dave Bortell weighed in. When the commissioners took up the matter last week, those present... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Bear captured in Miami-Dade, released in Collierdropped off in Collier County. The bear was found Friday in a Miami-Dade neigh
Bear captured in Miami-Dade, released in Collier
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
dropped off in Collier County. The bear was found Friday in a Miami-Dade neighborhood where the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission tranquilized it. The bear was brought to the Picayune Strand State Forest right near Golden Gate... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Reported assault of state official false, but Easton business dispute lives onbrought his attorney, Timothy Duffy, with him, Sundell said. Duffy is an Easton
Reported assault of state official false, but Easton business dispute lives on
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
brought his attorney, Timothy Duffy, with him, Sundell said. Duffy is an Easton resident who resigned last month from the Conservation Commission. A video of the incident, recorded by a Sundells employee, shows one of the inspectors presenting his... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Port Orange island could be named state critical wildlife areaegrets, and many other species, including several species of shore birds. That'
Port Orange island could be named state critical wildlife area
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
egrets, and many other species, including several species of shore birds. That's why the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wants to protect it. The island had long been on the radar of local and state officials because of... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Spill report for July 25The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Com
Spill report for July 25
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission in the past two weeks. Information is based on Form 19, which operators must fill out detailing the leakage/spill events. Any spill release that may impact waters... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Law enforcement preps for lobster mini season10 times the number of boaters during mini season over a regular two-day period
Law enforcement preps for lobster mini season
Key West Citizen / Posted yesterday
10 times the number of boaters during mini season over a regular two-day period, according to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission estimates. “I’m bringing down 36 additional officers,” said FWC Capt. David Dipre. “Specifically,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Nassau sanctuary a haven for orphaned, ill, injured wildlifeown. Howard became a wildlife rehabilitator in 2013. The Ark was incorporated
Nassau sanctuary a haven for orphaned, ill, injured wildlife
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
own. Howard became a wildlife rehabilitator in 2013. The Ark was incorporated and received a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission permit in 2014. The state requirements are at least 1,000 hours of experience or at least an 80... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Coalition forms to stop environmental ballot initiatives members say threaten Colorado businessparticularly threatening to Weld County, which relies heavily on oil and gas pr
Coalition forms to stop environmental ballot initiatives members say threaten Colorado business
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
particularly threatening to Weld County, which relies heavily on oil and gas production for jobs. The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission recently reported that initiative No. 78 would eliminate energy development from 95 percent of... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Shark tales; All the info you need about sharks common to Floridaand liver. Recognized by the International Game Fish Association as a big-game
Shark tales; All the info you need about sharks common to Florida
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
and liver. Recognized by the International Game Fish Association as a big-game fish. Tiger sharks are second only to the white shark in the number of attacks on humans worldwide. Source: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission/ my... Read more
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Boston Globe
Arlington group loses battle to save redwoodsArlington’s Conservation Commission voted Thursday to allow the removal of two
Arlington group loses battle to save redwoods
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Arlington’s Conservation Commission voted Thursday to allow the removal of two dawn redwood trees to make way for an expanded community garden at Magnolia Park. “I feel that injustice was done last night in the name of ‘conservation,’” said David... Read more
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Boston Globe
Should redwood trees be cut down for a community garden?does create shade over the end of the community garden areas, its beauty is enj
Should redwood trees be cut down for a community garden?
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
does create shade over the end of the community garden areas, its beauty is enjoyed by hundreds of people each week.” The Conservation Commission has the final say on the plans because the park has wetlands. The commission is expected to make a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Black bear spotted in Miami-Dade County, report saysFriday and stated that the bear was seen close to Southwest 209th Street and 94
Black bear spotted in Miami-Dade County, report says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Friday and stated that the bear was seen close to Southwest 209th Street and 94th Avenue. Miami-Dade County police and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials are currently tending to the creature, according to... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lake Garfield's milfoil problem Job 1 under Monterey planadding two members from town government. Board member Steven Weisz said he sup
Lake Garfield's milfoil problem Job 1 under Monterey plan
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
adding two members from town government. Board member Steven Weisz said he supported the idea of putting a member of the Conservation Commission in the group, but the commission has said it is not certain whether that could present a conflict of... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Bear spotted in tree in southwest MiamiMIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - A black bear was removed from a tree Friday in southw
Bear spotted in tree in southwest Miami
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. - A black bear was removed from a tree Friday in southwest Miami-Dade. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials said they received a call from a business in the area of 20739 SW 86th Court after employees... Read more
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ABC News
Coast Guard Rescues Dolphin After It Lands in Boatbefore the dolphin enters the water and makes a splash. "The Coast Guard coord
Coast Guard Rescues Dolphin After It Lands in Boat
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
before the dolphin enters the water and makes a splash. "The Coast Guard coordinated with a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission marine biologist who determined the dolphin should be placed back into the water as quickly as... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggwas then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor c
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 4 days ago
was then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor count. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service were notified. The police report was forwarded to federal... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggwas then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor c
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
was then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor count. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service were notified. The police report was forwarded to federal... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggwas then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor c
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
was then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor count. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service were notified. The police report was forwarded to federal... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggwas then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor c
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 4 days ago
was then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor count. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service were notified. The police report was forwarded to federal... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape teen accused of taking turtle eggwas then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor c
Cape teen accused of taking turtle egg
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
was then moved to the Lee County Jail, where he was booked on the misdemeanor count. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service were notified. The police report was forwarded to federal... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Dead dolphins, whales wash up on area beachesIt has been a sad week for marine mammal researchers with the Florida Fish and
Dead dolphins, whales wash up on area beaches
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
It has been a sad week for marine mammal researchers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. A dead kogia whale calf washed up at Fort Clinch in Nassau County Monday. Then a dead kogia whale was found dead in the area... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
County unlikely to raise millage15 children in the community, typically we have as many as 20. It’s gone down a
County unlikely to raise millage
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 5 days ago
15 children in the community, typically we have as many as 20. It’s gone down a bit.” Funding for the soil and water conservation commission remains at $10,908, while Dog Island will continue to get $9,8000, with another $5,880 in offset... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Dolphin rescued after jumping into boatwater and land in the dinghy attached to his sailboat. The Coast Guard, in coo
Dolphin rescued after jumping into boat
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
water and land in the dinghy attached to his sailboat. The Coast Guard, in coordination with a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission marine biologist, determined the dolphin should be placed back into the water as quickly as possible... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Coast Guard rescues dolphin after it leaps into boatthe dinghy attached to his sailboat. The Coast Guard responded to the area. A
Coast Guard rescues dolphin after it leaps into boat
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
the dinghy attached to his sailboat. The Coast Guard responded to the area. A biologist from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission advised them to release the dolphin back into the water. "I am proud of the close coordination... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Idaho officials want gas and oil production records soonerThe Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission wants to know sooner and in more
Idaho officials want gas and oil production records sooner
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
The Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission wants to know sooner and in more detail what companies are producing in the state. The panel on Thursday voted 3-0 to direct the Idaho Department of Lands to work on proposed legislation to require... Read more
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Al.com
Watch the Coast Guard rescue a dolphin in Florida1 a.m., according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard and a marine biolog
Watch the Coast Guard rescue a dolphin in Florida
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
1 a.m., according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard and a marine biologist with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission determined the dolphin should be placed back into the water as quickly as possible to ensure its... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Idaho officials want gas and oil production records soonerBOISE -- The Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission wants to know sooner and
Idaho officials want gas and oil production records sooner
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 days ago
BOISE -- The Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission wants to know sooner and in more detail what companies are producing in the state. The panel on Thursday voted 3-0 to direct the Idaho Department of Lands to work on proposed legislation to... Read more
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NBC Miami
Coast Guard Rescues Dolphin Stuck in Boat in Back Baywater and land in the dinghy attached to his sailboat. The Coast Guard in coor
Coast Guard Rescues Dolphin Stuck in Boat in Back Bay
NBC Miami / Posted 5 days ago
water and land in the dinghy attached to his sailboat. The Coast Guard in coordination with a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission marine biologist determined the dolphin should be placed back into the water as quickly as possible... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Coast Guard rescues dolphin beached in boatattached to his sailboat, a Coast Guard report said. The Coast Guard in coordi
Coast Guard rescues dolphin beached in boat
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
attached to his sailboat, a Coast Guard report said. The Coast Guard in coordination with a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission marine biologist determined the dolphin should be placed back into the water as quickly as possible... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Coast Guard saves 7-foot dolphin that jumped into dinghya dinghy attached to the man's sailboat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Co
Coast Guard saves 7-foot dolphin that jumped into dinghy
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
a dinghy attached to the man's sailboat, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. Coordinating with a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission marine biologist, the Coast Guard determined the dolphin should be returned to the water as quickly... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Family farms facing growing pressurefarm business climate compared with other Connecticut municipalities, according
Family farms facing growing pressure
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
farm business climate compared with other Connecticut municipalities, according to Denise Savageau, director of the town’s Conservation Commission. The department, however, works to ensure the community remains friendly to farms. That means... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Family farms facing growing pressurefarm business climate compared with other Connecticut municipalities, according
Family farms facing growing pressure
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
farm business climate compared with other Connecticut municipalities, according to Denise Savageau, director of the town’s Conservation Commission. The department, however, works to ensure the community remains friendly to farms. That means... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Family farms facing growing pressurefarm business climate compared with other Connecticut municipalities, according
Family farms facing growing pressure
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
farm business climate compared with other Connecticut municipalities, according to Denise Savageau, director of the town’s Conservation Commission. The department, however, works to ensure the community remains friendly to farms. That means... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wednesday July 20, 2016Jenkins, Alaska’s Energy Desk – Juneau Governor Bill Walker has appointed Holl
Wednesday July 20, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
Jenkins, Alaska’s Energy Desk – Juneau Governor Bill Walker has appointed Hollis French to the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission or AOGCC. French, a Democrat from Anchorage, served in the Alaska Senate for 12 years. Now he’ll... Read more
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Alaska Public
Hollis French appointed to AOGCC by WalkerGovernor Bill Walker has appointed Hollis French to the Alaska Oil and Gas Cons
Hollis French appointed to AOGCC by Walker
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
Governor Bill Walker has appointed Hollis French to the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission or AOGCC. French, a Democrat from Anchorage, served in the Alaska Senate for 12 years. Now he’ll oversee regulation of the state’s oil and gas... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Protestors plead for fix to SWFL water qualityDEP, the five water management districts (WMDs), the Florida Department of Heal
Protestors plead for fix to SWFL water quality
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
DEP, the five water management districts (WMDs), the Florida Department of Health (DOH), the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS). They all work together... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Judge rejects challenge to turf field project at Berkshire Community Collegefor the project pertaining to wetlands buffer zones. The conditions had been ap
Judge rejects challenge to turf field project at Berkshire Community College
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
for the project pertaining to wetlands buffer zones. The conditions had been approved last spring by the Pittsfield Conservation Commission and in an enhanced form over the summer by the DEP's Western Massachusetts office. The project was... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Mosquito Control employees find skeletal remainsSheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation after human remains were f
Mosquito Control employees find skeletal remains
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
Sheriff's Office is conducting a death investigation after human remains were found in the woods behind Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission in Port Manatee. The sheriff's office says two Mosquito Control employees found the remains while... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Walker picks Hollis French for oil and gas commissionGov. Bill Walker appointed former Anchorage Democratic state senator Hollis Fre
Walker picks Hollis French for oil and gas commission
Juneau Empire / Posted 6 days ago
Gov. Bill Walker appointed former Anchorage Democratic state senator Hollis French to the Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Wednesday, making the three-person commission whole again for the first time in more than a year. French, who served... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Skeletal remains found in Port Manatee; sheriff's office investigatingSheriff's officials said Wednesday that skeletal remains were found in Port Man
Skeletal remains found in Port Manatee; sheriff's office investigating
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Sheriff's officials said Wednesday that skeletal remains were found in Port Manatee. Remains found near Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Autopsy will be performed Two Mosquito Control employees were in the woods behind Fish & Wildlife... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Meredith set to purchase about 200 acres for conservationMEREDITH, N.H. (AP) - The Board of Selectmen in Meredith, Hampshire, has signed
Meredith set to purchase about 200 acres for conservation
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
MEREDITH, N.H. (AP) - The Board of Selectmen in Meredith, Hampshire, has signed off on the Conservation Commission's purchase of land in the Page Pond Forest. The Citizen reports (http://bit.ly/2agstQu ) the project is expected to cost a little more... Read more
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TribLIVE
Parents won’t sue Disney over the alligator attack that left their toddler deadfrom the alligator. Authorities from Disney World, the Orange County Sheriff's
Parents won’t sue Disney over the alligator attack that left their toddler dead
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
from the alligator. Authorities from Disney World, the Orange County Sheriff's Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission deployed more than 50 officers in helicopters and boats to the lake in a desperate search for the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Family of toddler killed by alligator will not sue Disneystate's population, but fatal attacks remain rare. Some things to know about al
Family of toddler killed by alligator will not sue Disney
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
state's population, but fatal attacks remain rare. Some things to know about alligators from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission: ENDANGERED STATUS More than 1 million alligators live throughout Florida, though the species... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Marbletown becomes first town in state to pass “plastic straw-free” resolutionresolution” supporting a decrease in disposal plastic straw use. Iris Marie Bl
Marbletown becomes first town in state to pass “plastic straw-free” resolution
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 6 days ago
resolution” supporting a decrease in disposal plastic straw use. Iris Marie Bloom is a member of town’s Environmental Conservation Commission, which first proposed the resolution. “The goal is to radically reduce the plague of plastics that... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Fort Myers Beach is safe for now, just smellyFDEP is partnering with the South Florida Water Management District, Florida Fi
Fort Myers Beach is safe for now, just smelly
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
FDEP is partnering with the South Florida Water Management District, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Lee County to help monitor any algal blooms in the area. The agencies will get sampling kits from... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
'Utter failure'approval of Ursa Resources’ proposal to drill in their community. The residents
'Utter failure'
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
approval of Ursa Resources’ proposal to drill in their community. The residents also addressed the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission at its meeting in Glenwood, as did Ursa supporters. GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Battlement Mesa residents on... Read more
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