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Dallas Morning News
Bryce and Bennett: How fracking helps the environmentin his state. These politicians are being assisted by big environmental groups
Bryce and Bennett: How fracking helps the environment
Dallas Morning News / Posted 23 minutes ago
in his state. These politicians are being assisted by big environmental groups including the Sierra Club, 350.org and Natural Resources Defense Council, all of which oppose fracking. Food and Water Watch and dozens of other groups are planning... Read more
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The Washington Times
Natural Resources Defense Council endorses Hillary ClintonMaking its first-ever presidential endorsement, the Natural Resources Defense C
Natural Resources Defense Council endorses Hillary Clinton
The Washington Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Making its first-ever presidential endorsement, the Natural Resources Defense Council Action Fund on Tuesday backed Hillary Clinton for president, shunning Sen. Bernard Sanders and calling the former first lady “an environmental champion” with the... Read more
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The Hill
Major green group endorses ClintonThe group is the political wing of the Natural Resources Defense Council, and w
Major green group endorses Clinton
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
The group is the political wing of the Natural Resources Defense Council, and while it has made a string of endorsements in Senate and House contests, it has not previously endorsed in a presidential race. ADVERTISEMENT Clinton won the group’s... Read more
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Market Watch
Some in China may prefer Trump to Clinton | Sanders says Warriors win ‘good omen’ | Obama overtime plan threatens ‘Prada’ economyTuesday, in its first political endorsement in a presidential election. The NRD
Some in China may prefer Trump to Clinton | Sanders says Warriors win ‘good omen’ | Obama overtime plan threatens ‘Prada’ economy
Market Watch / Posted 5 hours ago
Tuesday, in its first political endorsement in a presidential election. The NRDC Action Fund, a political affiliate of the Natural Resources Defense Council, said in a statement the unprecedented endorsement is a reflection of the need for... Read more
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Alaska Public
Panel digs into BlueCrest fracking planand Biocide, used to kill microbes, is found in some hair products and cleaning
Panel digs into BlueCrest fracking plan
Alaska Public / Posted 21 hours ago
and Biocide, used to kill microbes, is found in some hair products and cleaning agents. Briana Mordick, with the Natural Resources Defense Council, said that while the chemicals used in fracking aren’t necessarily dangerous, their effects... Read more
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Wired News
The Controversial Science Behind The Yellowstone Grizzly Losing ESA Protection“The population is facing an uncertain future right now,” says Sylvia Fallon, t
The Controversial Science Behind The Yellowstone Grizzly Losing ESA Protection
Wired News / Posted 2 days ago
“The population is facing an uncertain future right now,” says Sylvia Fallon, the director of wildlife conservation at the Natural Resources Defense Council. “We think full recovery means addressing the huge amounts of uncertainty around its... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
State plan would help nuclear plants by punishing carbon-based providersexecutive director of the Environmental Law and Policy Center. Becky Stanfield
State plan would help nuclear plants by punishing carbon-based providers
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
executive director of the Environmental Law and Policy Center. Becky Stanfield, deputy director for policy for the Natural Resources Defense Council Midwest Program, said, "From a jobs perspective, it's clearly beneficial to start shifting... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Trump's climate claims: experts analyze Republican's energy policy remarksby 2040. If Trump has his way and the plan is scrapped, coal will continue to t
Trump's climate claims: experts analyze Republican's energy policy remarks
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
by 2040. If Trump has his way and the plan is scrapped, coal will continue to taper off to 26%. Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council Action Fund, said: “The solar industry alone employs more than four times as many people as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
ExxonMobil Once Again Rejects Climate Change Proposals At Dallas Meetingthough, they're worried ExxonMobil isn’t prepared to adapt to a world less reli
ExxonMobil Once Again Rejects Climate Change Proposals At Dallas Meeting
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
though, they're worried ExxonMobil isn’t prepared to adapt to a world less reliant on fossil fuels. David Hawkins with the Natural Resources Defense Council said the company needs to consider alternative energy. "There’s nothing magical about... Read more
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Fortune
Does Rooftop Solar Benefit All? That's the Debateto fight back against the ruling. This week solar company SolarCity SCTY, work
Does Rooftop Solar Benefit All? That's the Debate
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
to fight back against the ruling. This week solar company SolarCity SCTY, working with the environmental non-profit the Natural Resources Defense Council, released a detailed report that says that rooftop solar panels provide a net benefit of... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coaststhe Keystone XL pipeline last year. "We think this is a moment in time," said
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coasts
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
the Keystone XL pipeline last year. "We think this is a moment in time," said Niel Lawrence, Alaska director of the Natural Resources Defense Council. "The last big thing this administration can do is take off the table the places where the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coaststhe Keystone XL pipeline last year. "We think this is a moment in time," said
Environmentalists push Obama to ban all oil drilling off U.S. coasts
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
the Keystone XL pipeline last year. "We think this is a moment in time," said Niel Lawrence, Alaska director of the Natural Resources Defense Council. "The last big thing this administration can do is take off the table the places where the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
125 Recipes to Help Fight Food Wastepromising programs designed to reduce food waste, some already in place, and on
125 Recipes to Help Fight Food Waste
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
promising programs designed to reduce food waste, some already in place, and one currently in progress: Last month, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Ad Council launched a nationwide “Save the Food” public service campaign... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago turning river pollutants into fertilizerProtection Agency, the limit should be at least 10 times lower, said Ann Alexan
Chicago turning river pollutants into fertilizer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Protection Agency, the limit should be at least 10 times lower, said Ann Alexander, senior attorney for the nonprofit Natural Resources Defense Council. The Ostara project is a good start, Alexander and others said. But more needs to be... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The date on the milk carton says it's expired, but is it?people think expiration dates tell you when food is spoiled or unsafe," said Da
The date on the milk carton says it's expired, but is it?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
people think expiration dates tell you when food is spoiled or unsafe," said Dana Gunders, a senior scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council. "In fact, what it usually tells you is the manufacturer's recommendation for when the food... Read more
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The Mercury News
Senate primary likely to weed out the Republicansand farmers, while Harris hasn't yet taken a stand on it. Harris, who has the
Senate primary likely to weed out the Republicans
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
and farmers, while Harris hasn't yet taken a stand on it. Harris, who has the backing of the Sierra Club and the Natural Resources Defense Council, is also less willing to consider pumping more water to farmers at the expense of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Senate primary likely to weed out the Republicansand farmers, while Harris hasn't yet taken a stand on it. Harris, who has the
Senate primary likely to weed out the Republicans
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
and farmers, while Harris hasn't yet taken a stand on it. Harris, who has the backing of the Sierra Club and the Natural Resources Defense Council, is also less willing to consider pumping more water to farmers at the expense of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Pending legislation a ball of confusionGeneral Lisa Madigan opposes the bill, as do the AARP and the Illinois Public I
Pending legislation a ball of confusion
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
General Lisa Madigan opposes the bill, as do the AARP and the Illinois Public Interest Research Group. The Sierra Club, Natural Resources Defense Council and Michael Shellenberger, a noted environmentalist who also supports nuclear power, like... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Groups urge Ameren to join energy proposalthe cost, and they're not getting the benefits or the savings," said Nick Magri
Groups urge Ameren to join energy proposal
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
the cost, and they're not getting the benefits or the savings," said Nick Magrisso, Midwest legislative director for the Natural Resources Defense Council. Jack Darin, director of the Illinois Sierra Club, said Ameren "has been involved in these... Read more
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Philly.com
Did email from Pa. DEP chief cross a line?week by the Capitolwire news service, several environmental advocacy groups, in
Did email from Pa. DEP chief cross a line?
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
week by the Capitolwire news service, several environmental advocacy groups, including PennFuture, PennEnvironment and the Natural Resources Defense Council, used print and radio advertisements to urge for an end to some of the delays, supported by... Read more
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The Buffalo News
House votes to weaken federal crackdown on invasive speciesbe about protecting the homeland, not welcoming invasive species to our waters,
House votes to weaken federal crackdown on invasive species
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
be about protecting the homeland, not welcoming invasive species to our waters,” said Rebecca Riley, senior attorney at the Natural Resources Defense Council. The provisions in the bill weaken the Clean Water Act protections against invasive... Read more
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KERA North Texas
This Is What A Feast For 5,000 Made From Food Waste Looks Likelandfill. The event, staged by U.K.-based group Feedback Global in concert wit
This Is What A Feast For 5,000 Made From Food Waste Looks Like
KERA North Texas / Posted 11 days ago
landfill. The event, staged by U.K.-based group Feedback Global in concert with partners including the USDA, the EPA, the Natural Resources Defense Council and others, was designed to raise awareness about all the food waste that results from... Read more
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CBS News
Controversy over latest Calif. drought-tied movesof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
Controversy over latest Calif. drought-tied moves
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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The Times Leader
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
The Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
The Marietta Times / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Boston Herald
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
California water suppliers back plan to manage conservation amid 5-year droughtof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California water suppliers back plan to manage conservation amid 5-year drought
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
PolitiFact: Nevada solar subsidy claims need more evidencehas requested an update to the "E3" study, and Bring Back Solar’s Sherman says
PolitiFact: Nevada solar subsidy claims need more evidence
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
has requested an update to the "E3" study, and Bring Back Solar’s Sherman says that SolarCity and non-profit group Natural Resources Defense Council are preparing their own study on the alleged cost-shift. So what does all of this mean for... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
California will allow local districts to set conservations goals amid droughtof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California will allow local districts to set conservations goals amid drought
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
California water suppliers back plan to manage conservation amid 5-year droughtof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California water suppliers back plan to manage conservation amid 5-year drought
Northwest Herald / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
California will allow local districts to set conservations goals amid droughtof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California will allow local districts to set conservations goals amid drought
KIVI Boise / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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The Signal
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
The Signal / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
California lifts water conservation order after wet winter – but drought isn't overof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California lifts water conservation order after wet winter – but drought isn't over
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. “This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
California water suppliers back plan to manage conservationof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California water suppliers back plan to manage conservation
Ventura County Star / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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WALB Albany
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
WALB Albany / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
WGEM Quincy / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
California turns water conservation over to local officialsof a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy
California turns water conservation over to local officials
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 12 days ago
of a dry winter ahead. Much of the state remains in severe drought, said Tracy Quinn, a senior policy analyst for the Natural Resources Defense Council. "This makes a compelling case for not relaxing conservation standards as we head into the... Read more
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