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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Beyond Denali: Restoring Native namesThere's power in naming. In some cases, streets, cities, natural wonders and e
Beyond Denali: Restoring Native names
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 16 minutes ago
There's power in naming. In some cases, streets, cities, natural wonders and even countries are renamed by the winning side of a battle or war. Often times, it's the surveyors coming after the battles that have been fought, mapping "unexplored"... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Water group eyes levy for OhioDuring a telephone news conference, one of the major recommendations discussed
Water group eyes levy for Ohio
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
During a telephone news conference, one of the major recommendations discussed from the report is to place a bond levy on the ballot to create a public-private Ohio Water Trust to pay for $250 million in estimated annual funds needed to implement the... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Healthy Water Ohio stepping in to better manage water resourcesAs we get closer to the end of the harmful algal bloom season another group is
Healthy Water Ohio stepping in to better manage water resources
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 14 hours ago
As we get closer to the end of the harmful algal bloom season another group is getting involved in protecting our water. Healthy Water Ohio came up with a plan to better manage our local water resources. After getting input from organizations and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Half of earth's trees gone, humans blamedIn a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree
Half of earth's trees gone, humans blamed
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
In a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree population. There's good news and bad news. (Video via Pacheco / CC BY ND 2.0) We'll start with the good news. According to the study, published in Nature, there are... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Half of earth's trees gone, humans blamedIn a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree
Half of earth's trees gone, humans blamed
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 21 hours ago
In a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree population. There's good news and bad news. (Video via Pacheco / CC BY ND 2.0) We'll start with the good news. According to the study, published in Nature, there are... Read more
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CBS Denver
New Y Cross Owner: No Big Changes At Former CSU, UW RanchCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – A cattle ranch sold by foundations at the University of W
New Y Cross Owner: No Big Changes At Former CSU, UW Ranch
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – A cattle ranch sold by foundations at the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University despite the objection of its late former owner will continue operating without big changes, according to the new owner. The Y Cross... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Coalition backs investment in Ohio water quality improvements COLUMBUS — An agriculture-led coalition today backed the idea of borrowing $1
Coalition backs investment in Ohio water quality improvements
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
COLUMBUS — An agriculture-led coalition today backed the idea of borrowing $100 million a year to invest in efforts to improve water quality in the state. The Healthy Water Ohio... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Stop the Junkyard ExpressA railroad company that three years ago won permission to haul stone from a for
Stop the Junkyard Express
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted yesterday
A railroad company that three years ago won permission to haul stone from a former mine at the base of the High Peaks has changed course and come up with a breathtakingly bad idea for use of that line. The Saratoga & North Creek Railway says it plans... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To BlameIn a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To Blame
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
In a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree population. There's good news and bad news. (Video via Pacheco / CC BY ND 2.0) We'll start with the good news. According to the study, published in Nature, there are... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To BlameIn a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To Blame
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
In a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree population. There's good news and bad news. (Video via Pacheco / CC BY ND 2.0) We'll start with the good news. According to the study, published in Nature, there are... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To BlameIn a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To Blame
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
In a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree population. There's good news and bad news. (Video via Pacheco / CC BY ND 2.0) We'll start with the good news. According to the study, published in Nature, there are... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To BlameIn a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree
Half Of Earth's Trees Are Gone And Humans Are To Blame
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
In a first-of-its-kind tree census, researchers have quantified the global tree population. There's good news and bad news. (Video via Pacheco / CC BY ND 2.0) We'll start with the good news. According to the study, published in Nature, there are... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Barbara Jane Messer Hale - born in the Roaring Twenties, raised in the Great Depression, matured in Wor
Barbara Jane Messer Hale
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
- born in the Roaring Twenties, raised in the Great Depression, matured in World War II and contributed to the post-war Baby Boom - died Aug. 27, 2015 at age 90. She was a wife, mother, weaver, outdoorswoman, and... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
'The Great Divide' documentary showing at Sterling Middle SchoolA free screening of "The Great Divide," a documentary exploring the historic in
'The Great Divide' documentary showing at Sterling Middle School
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
A free screening of "The Great Divide," a documentary exploring the historic influence of water in connecting and dividing an arid state and region, will be offered Thursday at Sterling Middle School. The screening of the feature-length film will... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Obama to announce Alaska grants, new role for Denali CommissionThe centerpiece message of President Barack Obama’s Alaska visit is a push for
Obama to announce Alaska grants, new role for Denali Commission
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 2 days ago
The centerpiece message of President Barack Obama’s Alaska visit is a push for swift international action to battle climate change, with the state offered as evidence of the growing danger posed by inaction. “Villages are being damaged by powerful... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Southern California’s Largest Speaker Series Is Expanding: Hear From John Cleese, Martha Stewart & MoreCourtesy Photos Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills has been named the fourth home
Southern California’s Largest Speaker Series Is Expanding: Hear From John Cleese, Martha Stewart & More
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Courtesy Photos Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills has been named the fourth home to the Distinguished Speaker Series. After 20 years of presenting world renowned and sought-after speakers to sold-out audiences, the Distinguished Speaker Series of... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Suffolk Closeup: Why the Island stayed greenWho knew that the program that has become integral to saving eastern Long Islan
Suffolk Closeup: Why the Island stayed green
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
Who knew that the program that has become integral to saving eastern Long Island from the sprawl that has overtaken much of the western portion of the island — the Peconic Bay Community Preservation Fund (CPF) — has its origin in a program created on... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Suffolk Closeup: Why the Island stayed greenWho knew that the program that has become integral to saving eastern Long Islan
Suffolk Closeup: Why the Island stayed green
The Suffolk Times / Posted 3 days ago
Who knew that the program that has become integral to saving eastern Long Island from the sprawl that has overtaken much of the western portion of the island — the Peconic Bay Community Preservation Fund (CPF) — has its origin in a program created on... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
Coke's plan refreshesCoca-Cola earned mostly derision recently for an effort to deflect the focus on
Coke's plan refreshes
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 3 days ago
Coca-Cola earned mostly derision recently for an effort to deflect the focus on obesity from sugary drinks to exercise. It deserves the opposite, however, for an unrelated initiative that is producing great results for the environment and access to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Nature Conservancy seeks volunteers at Juniper Hills Preserve | News - Home POSTED: 12:24 AM PDT September 1, 2015 The Nature Conservanc
Nature Conservancy seeks volunteers at Juniper Hills Preserve
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 12:24 AM PDT September 1, 2015 The Nature Conservancy invites anyone interested in maintaining... Read more
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WestportNow
John B. Sias, 88John B. Sias of Houston, Texas, a former longtime Westport resident whose media
John B. Sias, 88
WestportNow / Posted 3 days ago
John B. Sias of Houston, Texas, a former longtime Westport resident whose media leadership positions included president and CEO of San Francisco’s Chronicle Publishing Company and Capital Cities/ABC, Inc., died Aug. 23. He was 88. A member of the... Read more
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The Age
The photo that proves great photos come to those who waitEven the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience
The photo that proves great photos come to those who wait
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even more so when you're waiting on creatures in the wild. And so it makes the winning image of this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Coke’s plan refreshesCoca-Cola earned mostly derision recently for an effort to deflect the focus on
Coke’s plan refreshes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Coca-Cola earned mostly derision recently for an effort to deflect the focus on obesity from sugary drinks to exercise. It deserves the opposite, however, for an unrelated initiative that is producing great results for the environment and access to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Manning River Times
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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The North West Star
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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The Border Mail
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winnersPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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The Courier
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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The Young Witness
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | picturesPhotographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning t
Nature Conservancy Photo Competition winners | pictures
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Photographer Arthur Roy's patience has paid off with one of his snaps winning this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo Competition Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The photo that proves great photos come to those who waitEven the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience
The photo that proves great photos come to those who wait
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Even the most amateur photographer knows that it takes a whole lot of patience to get the perfect shot - even more so when you're waiting on creatures in the wild. And so it makes the winning image of this year's Nature Conservancy Australia Photo... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Two Decades After Sunrise Wildfires, Experts Fear Preventative Measures Are LackingBy Kyle CampbellIt was a Thursday, the summer was drawing to a close and Dean C
Two Decades After Sunrise Wildfires, Experts Fear Preventative Measures Are Lacking
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 7 days ago
By Kyle CampbellIt was a Thursday, the summer was drawing to a close and Dean Culver was at a picnic when he got the call from the Eastport Fire Department requesting mutual aid for a brush fire.When he arrived on the scene along Speonk-Riverhead... Read more
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Salon.com
The GOP’s stunning new attack on America’s national forestsThis article originally appeared on Two Republican bills currently making thei
The GOP’s stunning new attack on America’s national forests
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
This article originally appeared on Two Republican bills currently making their way through Congress should anger any American who cares about the nation’s forests. Introduced this summer, both bills are pro-industry and anti-environment — and seek... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Partnership to test whether forest thinning can grow groundwater, snowpackThe purchase of 10,000 acres of watershed land west of Lake Tahoe is slated to
Partnership to test whether forest thinning can grow groundwater, snowpack
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
The purchase of 10,000 acres of watershed land west of Lake Tahoe is slated to launch a living laboratory testing whether the answer to drought lies in fewer trees. Research by the environmental group the Nature Conservancy has shown that thinning... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Partnership to test if forest thinning can grow groundwaterBy Edward Ortiz, Sacramento Bee The purchase of 10,000 acres of watershed land
Partnership to test if forest thinning can grow groundwater
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 7 days ago
By Edward Ortiz, Sacramento Bee The purchase of 10,000 acres of watershed land west of Lake Tahoe is slated to launch a living laboratory testing whether the answer to drought lies in fewer trees. Research by the environmental group the Nature... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Drink Up: How Santa Fe’s city water quality comparesNestled up the hillsides past the Audubon Center and beyond the reaches of the
Drink Up: How Santa Fe’s city water quality compares
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
Nestled up the hillsides past the Audubon Center and beyond the reaches of the Dale Ball Trails is a stretch of forest that’s been mostly closed to human traffic since 1932. This infrequently accessed 17,200-acre piece of the Sangre de Cristo... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Ripening fruit in orchards will attract hungry bearsIt’s not unusual for visitors to many of our Central Okanagan Regional Parks to
Ripening fruit in orchards will attract hungry bears
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 9 days ago
It’s not unusual for visitors to many of our Central Okanagan Regional Parks to come across animals in their natural home. And while photos at a safe distance are encouraged, confrontations are not. With ripening fruit in valley orchards and... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Ripening fruit in orchards will attract hungry bearsIt’s not unusual for visitors to many of our Central Okanagan Regional Parks to
Ripening fruit in orchards will attract hungry bears
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 9 days ago
It’s not unusual for visitors to many of our Central Okanagan Regional Parks to come across animals in their natural home. And while photos at a safe distance are encouraged, confrontations are not. With ripening fruit in valley orchards and... Read more
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Business Wire
Coca-Cola en bonne voie pour honorer son objectif de reconstitution à 100 % des ressources en eauSTOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Coca-Cola Company et ses partenaires de mise en
Coca-Cola en bonne voie pour honorer son objectif de reconstitution à 100 % des ressources en eau
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Coca-Cola Company et ses partenaires de mise en bouteille du monde entier (le système Coca-Cola) ont annoncé aujourd'hui qu'ils étaient sur la bonne voie pour atteindre leur objectif 2020 de reconstitution des... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Bear killed after hitting homes looking for foodArizona Game and Fish officers killed a black bear early Thursday morning after
Bear killed after hitting homes looking for food
Payson Roundup / Posted 9 days ago
Arizona Game and Fish officers killed a black bear early Thursday morning after it attempted to break into a cabin for a second time in an area near Hart Prairie, northwest of Flagstaff. Game and Fish received a call late Wednesday night about a... Read more
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Newswise
Rare Nautilus Sighted for the First Time in Three Decades Available for logged-in reporters only Link to full release with images: Ne
Rare Nautilus Sighted for the First Time in Three Decades
Newswise / Posted 9 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only Link to full release with images: Newswise — In early August, biologist Peter Ward returned from the South Pacific with news that he encountered an... Read more
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PhysOrg
Rare nautilus sighted for the first time in three decadesAllonautilus scrobiculatus off the coast of Ndrova Island in Papua New Guinea.
Rare nautilus sighted for the first time in three decades
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
Allonautilus scrobiculatus off the coast of Ndrova Island in Papua New Guinea. Credit: Peter Ward In early August, biologist Peter Ward returned from the South Pacific with news that he encountered an old friend, one he hadn't seen in over three... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Coca-Cola's Latest Environmental Victory Is More Complicated Than It SeemsSomething as simple as water winds up becoming immensely complicated in the han
Coca-Cola's Latest Environmental Victory Is More Complicated Than It Seems
The Huffington Post / Posted 10 days ago
Something as simple as water winds up becoming immensely complicated in the hands of a multinational corporation like Coca-Cola. On Tuesday, the company announced it had almost reached its goal of “replenishing” all of the water in the beverages it... Read more
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Business Wire
Coca-Cola on Track to Meet 100% Water Replenishment GoalSTOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partn
Coca-Cola on Track to Meet 100% Water Replenishment Goal
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
STOCKHOLM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partners (the Coca-Cola system) today announced they are on track to meet their 2020 water replenishment goal by the end of 2015. Based on the Coca-Cola system’s global water... Read more
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Perth Now
Drought brings wildlife to the back yardSurvival instinct ... five fawns came to the Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue weighi
Drought brings wildlife to the back yard
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
Survival instinct ... five fawns came to the Kindred Spirits Fawn Rescue weighing less than 900 grams. Picture: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli THE scarcity of food in the wild has been blamed for unusual animal activity during California’s drought... Read more
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ABC Montana
Montana Senators Celebrate North Fork ProtectionIn December, Congress passed a law protecting roughly 430,000 acres in the Nort
Montana Senators Celebrate North Fork Protection
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
In December, Congress passed a law protecting roughly 430,000 acres in the North Fork watershed from future energy development. Senators Tester and Daines spent the morning in the Flathead to celebrate an achievement 40 years in the making. ABC FOX... Read more
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