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9&10 News Cadillac
Northern Michigan Hardwood Forest Protected Under New AgreementThe DNR signed a deal Friday that will protect about 750 acres of hardwood fore
Northern Michigan Hardwood Forest Protected Under New Agreement
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 11 hours ago
The DNR signed a deal Friday that will protect about 750 acres of hardwood forest in Northern Michigan. This new agreement will stop the forest owned by the Lake Louise Christian Community in Boyne Falls from being developed. It's worth more than... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Revisiting Métis historySitting by the fire with his cousin Dave Waniandy, Bill Loutitt told me the imp
Revisiting Métis history
Fort McMurray Today / Posted yesterday
Sitting by the fire with his cousin Dave Waniandy, Bill Loutitt told me the importance of the McMurray Métis canoe trip up the Athabasca River from Fort McKay to Fort Chipewyan. “The big thing that I see is, the relationships you’re building with... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Improvements made near Keene beachRestoration work began Monday, Aug. 17 on the East Branch of the AuSable River
Improvements made near Keene beach
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
Restoration work began Monday, Aug. 17 on the East Branch of the AuSable River near the Keene town beach, across the road from Marcy Field in the hamlet of Keene Valley. It's the latest project to restore parts of river in Keene since the town was... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Fall preview: Art galleriesFall is nearly here, a time when local galleries roll out a fleet of eclectic e
Fall preview: Art galleries
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Fall is nearly here, a time when local galleries roll out a fleet of eclectic exhibitions. Gallery Wendi Norris, noteworthy for its solid suite of female artists and a tilt toward surrealism, launches the season with Chitra Ganesh: Protest... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich Land Trust gets woodlands donationThe property, which was donated by The Minguez Trust, is on Sterling Road and i
Greenwich Land Trust gets woodlands donation
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
The property, which was donated by The Minguez Trust, is on Sterling Road and is near 30 acres of open space already permanently protected by the Greenwich Land Trust. “We are delighted to receive this beautiful land that provides extensive wildlife... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Out to DryWaterWatch of Oregon says that agencies responsible for management of the Crane
Out to Dry
The Source Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
WaterWatch of Oregon says that agencies responsible for management of the Crane Prairie, Wickiup, and Crescent Lake dams and reservoirs are causing harm to the threatened Oregon spotted frog. And if they don't take action to comply with federal law,... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Multi-agency meeting helps identify countywide projectsIn early August, a meeting was held to discuss potential opportunities in easte
Multi-agency meeting helps identify countywide projects
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
In early August, a meeting was held to discuss potential opportunities in eastern Lee County to address water storage, water quality and wildlife concerns in a potential regional project. The meeting was organized by state Rep. Matt Caldwell in... Read more
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Wilson County News
Turkey fed to improve Texas grasslandsAugust 26, 2015 | 22 views | Post a commentRepresentatives from the National
Turkey fed to improve Texas grasslands
Wilson County News / Posted 2 days ago
August 26, 2015 | 22 views | Post a commentRepresentatives from the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) and the National Forests and Grasslands in Texas (NFGT) met July 9 in Lufkin to announce a partnership that will bring more than $1 million... Read more
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The Columbian
Our Climate Is ChangingAny discussion about climate change should be required to start with a quote fr
Our Climate Is Changing
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Any discussion about climate change should be required to start with a quote from Peter Goldmark, Washington's Commissioner of Public Lands. "Our fire season started a month ahead, our crops matured weeks ahead and the dry weather we usually get in... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 26)Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District: The Doña Ana Soil and Water Cons
Organizations Calendar (Aug. 26)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District: The Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District, along with other local governments from the TriCounty region of Doña Ana, Sierra and Otero Counties, will participate in a joint coordination meeting... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Community SupportWOWO needs memories WOWO Radio is gathering interviews of listeners for a radi
Community Support
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
WOWO needs memories WOWO Radio is gathering interviews of listeners for a radio documentary. The station is celebrating its 90th anniversary. The 90-minute special will air Nov. 19 and will include memories from the past 90 years, as well as audio... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Letters to the Editor, August 23, 2015BANNING TRAVEL TO CERTAIN COUNTRIES DOESN’T SOLVE EXTREMISM Prime Minister Har
Letters to the Editor, August 23, 2015
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
BANNING TRAVEL TO CERTAIN COUNTRIES DOESN’T SOLVE EXTREMISM Prime Minister Harper’s commitment to impose a travel ban on certain parts of the world not only poses constitutional challenges under the Mobility Rights clause of the Charter of Rights... Read more
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News Mail
$36,000 in fines but ‘shameful’ increase in litteringCOMBATTING what has been described as a "shameful" increase in littering is one
$36,000 in fines but ‘shameful’ increase in littering
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
COMBATTING what has been described as a "shameful" increase in littering is one of the actions highlighted by Bundaberg Regional Council during Keep Australia Beautiful Week. Council's environment and natural resources spokesman Danny Rowleson said... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Prairie chicken numbers increasingCurry County Commissioner Wendell Bostwick says he believes the lesser prairie
Prairie chicken numbers increasing
Clovis News Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Curry County Commissioner Wendell Bostwick says he believes the lesser prairie chickens’ comeback is due mostly to the rainfall the area has recently received. By Brittney CannonStaff Writerbcannon@cnjonline.com Lesser prairie chickens are pecking... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Disastrous Animas River Mine Spill Prompts Call for Regulatory ReformFLAGSTAFF, Arizona - In the wake of the toxic spill in the Animas River earlier
Disastrous Animas River Mine Spill Prompts Call for Regulatory Reform
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - In the wake of the toxic spill in the Animas River earlier this month, tribes, local governments and environmental groups today petitioned the Department of the Interior and Department of Agriculture to reform outdated mining... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Wyoming Game and Fish Commission imposes fire restrictionsSHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is banning open fire
Wyoming Game and Fish Commission imposes fire restrictions
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 3 days ago
SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is banning open fires on all commission-owned and administered lands within the Sheridan Region. The closure covers lands including the Kerns, Amsden, Bud Love and Ed O. Taylor Wildlife... Read more
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The Shawnee News-Star
Ponds full of water, but not fishGrants are 34 percent of the operating budget of the ODWC. The grants are used
Ponds full of water, but not fish
The Shawnee News-Star / Posted 3 days ago
Grants are 34 percent of the operating budget of the ODWC. The grants are used for: • purchasing fish and wildlife lands and waters • developing lakes, wetlands and other fish and wildlife habitat • construction fish hatcheries, research... Read more
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NBC New York
Obama: Restricting Green Energy Access Is Un-AmericanPresident Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critic
Obama: Restricting Green Energy Access Is Un-American
NBC New York / Posted 4 days ago
President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict consumers from accessing solar, wind and other renewable sources in order to protect the status quo. "That's not the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Obama: Restricting Green Energy Access Is Un-AmericanPresident Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critic
Obama: Restricting Green Energy Access Is Un-American
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict consumers from accessing solar, wind and other renewable sources in order to protect the status quo. "That's not the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Obama: Restricting Green Energy Access Is Un-AmericanPresident Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critic
Obama: Restricting Green Energy Access Is Un-American
NBC San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict consumers from accessing solar, wind and other renewable sources in order to protect the status quo. "That's not the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumersLAS VEGAS -- President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS -- President Barack Obama on Monday accused fossil fuel interests and other critics of his energy policies of trying to restrict consumers from accessing solar, wind and other renewable sources in order to protect the status quo. "That's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumersThe president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday night, planned to announce new executive actions and other efforts aimed at making it easier for homeowners and businesses to invest in green energy improvements that in... Read more
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KOLO 8 Reno
President Obama Lands in Vegas for Energy Summit, FundraiserLAS VEGAS (AP) — Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack O
President Obama Lands in Vegas for Energy Summit, Fundraiser
KOLO 8 Reno / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumersThe president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday night, planned to announce new executive actions and other efforts aimed at making it easier for homeowners and businesses to invest in green energy improvements that in... Read more
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TribLIVE
McCandless garden receives ‘certified wildlife habitat’ designationKim Zachary planted a garden in her yard, and up sprouted a certified wildlife
McCandless garden receives ‘certified wildlife habitat’ designation
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Kim Zachary planted a garden in her yard, and up sprouted a certified wildlife habitat. The quarter-acre garden — which wraps around three sides of Zachary's Colonial-style home in McCandless and features a vegetable patch in the front yard, an herb... Read more
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Boston Herald
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumersWASHINGTON — Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday... Read more
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The Columbian
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumersWASHINGTON — Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday... Read more
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ABC News
Obama Pushing for More Clean Energy Choices for ConsumersPushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing
Obama Pushing for More Clean Energy Choices for Consumers
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on Monday night, planned... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KVAL Eugene / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KOMO Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
Bakersfield Now / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KEPR Pasco / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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KATU Portland
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KATU Portland / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barac
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KIMA Yakima / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president,... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumersWASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack
Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use. The president, in a speech at a clean energy conference in Las Vegas on... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Snake wrangler’ helps KZN communitiesDurban - Nick Evans runs the KwaZulu-Natal Amphibian and Reptile Conservation p
‘Snake wrangler’ helps KZN communities
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Durban - Nick Evans runs the KwaZulu-Natal Amphibian and Reptile Conservation programme, which has also been a chapter of the Lawrence Anthony Earth Organisation since February. “A large part of this programme, apart from snake removals, is to... Read more
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TV 7&4 Traverse City
DNR to celebrate completion of the Gitcha-ninj Nebish forest projectCHARLEVOIX CO. -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will celebrate t
DNR to celebrate completion of the Gitcha-ninj Nebish forest project
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 5 days ago
CHARLEVOIX CO. -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will celebrate the completion of the Gitcha-ninj Nebish forest project on August 28. The DNR says the ceremony will start at 11 a.m. at the central green of the Lake Louise Christian... Read more
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ABC Montana
Proposed mine exploration draws nearly 6K public commentsBOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Federal and state agencies have received nearly 6,000 pub
Proposed mine exploration draws nearly 6K public comments
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Federal and state agencies have received nearly 6,000 public comments on a Canadian company's proposal to explore the possibility of building a gold mine near Yellowstone National Park. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Proposed mine exploration draws nearly 6K public commentsBOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Federal and state agencies have received nearly 6,000 pub
Proposed mine exploration draws nearly 6K public comments
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 5 days ago
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Federal and state agencies have received nearly 6,000 public comments on a Canadian company's proposal to explore the possibility of building a gold mine near Yellowstone National Park. The Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Sudbury Valley Trustees propose preservation of Littleton property LITTLETON -- The topic of discussion in town is the future of Couper Farm, an
Sudbury Valley Trustees propose preservation of Littleton property
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLETON -- The topic of discussion in town is the future of Couper Farm, and the Sudbury Valley Trustees are proposing a plan for the 34-acre property that they said will help... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Bishop O'Dowd embraces, teaches all things greenOAKLAND -- Recycling, composting and gardening at home, Claudia Hester has take
Bishop O'Dowd embraces, teaches all things green
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
OAKLAND -- Recycling, composting and gardening at home, Claudia Hester has taken what she's learned about ecology and sustainability at Bishop O'Dowd High School and put it to use in her daily life. As she enters her sophomore year at the private... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projectsDETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projects
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat restoration projects around the Detroit River and the Rouge River. Both rivers are among dozens of sites in the Great Lakes region listed as "areas of concern" because of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projectsDETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projects
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat restoration projects around the Detroit River and the Rouge River. Both rivers are among dozens of sites in the Great Lakes region listed as "areas of concern" because of... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projectsDETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projects
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat restoration projects around the Detroit River and the Rouge River. Both rivers are among dozens of sites in the Great Lakes region listed as "areas of concern" because of... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projectsDETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat
Fed grant boosts Detroit River, Rouge River habitat projects
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A federal agency is providing funds to support wildlife habitat restoration projects around the Detroit River and the Rouge River. Both rivers are among dozens of sites in the Great Lakes region listed as "areas of concern" because of... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Common sense failure caused road closureLETTER: - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_em
Common sense failure caused road closure
Chichester Observer / Posted 6 days ago
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Lake Tahoe News
Protect Lake Tahoe for future generationsBy Dean Heller and Dianne Feinstein It was 142 years ago that John Muir, the f
Protect Lake Tahoe for future generations
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
By Dean Heller and Dianne Feinstein It was 142 years ago that John Muir, the famous naturalist and conservationist, first laid eyes on Lake Tahoe. Muir wrote in a letter to a friend that he “sauntered through the piney woods, pausing countless... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
BLM plan now final; 7,500 jobs possible A document that will guide the management of more than 1 million acres in wes
BLM plan now final; 7,500 jobs possible
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
A document that will guide the management of more than 1 million acres in western Colorado for 20-plus years is now complete, setting the stage for a possible new round of battles. The Bureau of Land... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Orange critiques KJ expansion impact statementOrange County officials on Friday issued a withering, 19-page critique of the f
Orange critiques KJ expansion impact statement
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 7 days ago
Orange County officials on Friday issued a withering, 19-page critique of the final environmental impact statement for the proposed expansion of Kiryas Joel, reinforcing their objections to the analysis that the village and its consultants have done... Read more
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