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  1. Metro bus to minimise commuters' woes in city: speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Daily Times

    ... urban environmental conditions and enhancing Pakistan's competitiveness. The PAKSTRAN is supported by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and is being implemented by the government of Pakistan. ...

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  2. Building for the future INDUSTRY experts were impressed by the...Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Daily Echo

    INDUSTRY experts were impressed by the quality of the work on display when they met budding architects and builders at an awards ceremony. Southampton Solent University's built environment final-year show featured a selection of research projects, dissertations, and project work from students on the Architectural Technology, Construction Management and Interior Design courses.

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  3. What irreversible climate change means for usRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... ne, there will probably be 800 thousand cars on the road by 2025 and we will continue to plunder and pillage the environment until there is nothing left. I recycle my plastics faithfully, but even I know that I am doing it

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  4. Papal visit puts Andes presidents' eco-record under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    ... while fines have been set so low that polluters would rather pay than clean up, environmentalist say. Bolivia's environment and energy ministries did not respond to Associated Press requests via email and phone calls for current data on polluters ...

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  5. Waste Management on St HelenaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | South Atlantic Remote Territories Media Association

    St Helena : WASTE MANAGEMENT ON ST HELENA Submitted by Saint Helena Herald 29.06.2015 The Environmental Management Division of the Environment & Natural Resources Directorate has this week launched an information leaflet on St Helena's Waste Management Services. WASTE MANAGEMENT ON ST HELENA The Environmental Management Division of the Environment & Natural Resources Directorate has this week launched an information leaflet on St Helena's Waste Management Services.

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  6. Democrats now cast wary eye on BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... about Baker's plans for criminal justice reform. "We are trying to make intelligent decisions." On the environment, advocates who were heartened during Baker's 2014 campaign that he might seriously tackle global warming and promote alternative ...

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  7. Federal report: Polar bears in peril due to global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Item Extra

    ... andidate is an independent, hard working, self motivated professional that would enjoy working in a small office environment. They would be in charge of projects from

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  8. Honoring 21 Great Americans on July 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... was largely against the use of synthetic pesticides, most notably DDT, which she believed caused problems in the environment and was met with fierce opposition from chemical companies. Her advocacy led to a reverse policy towards pesticide use. She ...

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  9. Thank you for sharing yourRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | BlogHer

    ... pieces by overbreeding of ourselves and our livestock, plundering of natural resources and contamination of our environment, to name just a few of our sins. The only way out of this disaster is to work as a team with all who share the same Spirit ...

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  10. Zoo Miami seeks to preserve Floridaa s backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... Saturday with my 6-year-old grandson, the third generation in training to become people who care about the environment. Zoo-goers now use rental multi-seat bicycles to get around the 340 acres of developed park - and unfortunately the contraptions ...

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  11. Block clogs channel clean-upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... width by removing encroachments. Departments such as the water resources, housing and urban development and the environment and forests were to work together on the plan. Highly placed sources in the water resources department said the delay behind ...

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  12. Ecuador Is Prime Example at Heart of Pope's Climate StanceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Ecuador is one of the most biodiverse nations on earth, boasting the Amazon rainforest, Andean mountains and the Galapagos Islands, where Charles Darwin formulated his theory of evolution. Yet with a heavy reliance on oil and mining, Ecuador, where Pope Francis begins his South America tour this weekend, is a prime example of tensions between politics, business and the environment at the heart of last month's landmark encyclical.

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  13. Sea turtle wearing a GoPro shows beauty of Great Barrier ReefRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Courier News

    ... barrier reef is the largest barrier reef in the northern hemisphere - an important and sadly endangered marine environment. Canaima National Park, located in Venezuela along the border of Guyana and Brazil, is home to the world's tallest waterfall, ...

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  14. Adopting carbon emission policies that accelerate the economy ... instead of climate changeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... the pope agrees something must be done. This month, Pope Francis issued an historic encyclical focused on the environment, making a scientific and moral case for action on climate change. There is irony that DSM, a coal mining company for decades ...

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  15. Ecuador, first stop on Pope tour, highlights environment exhortationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Star Online

    It is one of the most biodiverse nations on earth, boasting Amazon rainforest, Andean mountains and the Galapagos Islands, where Charles Darwin formulated his theory of evolution. Yet with a heavy reliance on oil and mining, Ecuador, where Pope Francis begins his South America tour this weekend, is a prime example of tensions between politics, business and the environment at the heart of last month's landmark encyclical.

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  16. Survey: US political and generation gaps on science issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... opposed nuclear power, but 57 percent of seniors favored it. While the opinions of younger people on energy and environment issues generally dovetailed with those of Democrats, they diverged on some medical issues. Forty-one percent of younger ...

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  17. Catholic leaders press GOP to heed pope on climate, poorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Roman Catholic leaders in the early voting state of Iowa implored candidates for president Thursday to take up Pope Francis' call for "profound political courage" by focusing their campaigns as much on improving the environment and income inequality as they have on opposing gay marriage and abortion in past elections. The vocal pivot from such traditional social issues marks the first time U.S. Catholic bishops have publicly asked those seeking the White House to heed the admonitions of Francis' June encyclical, said Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines.

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  18. Back to the Drawing Board: Supreme Court Sets Aside EPA Regulations...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... EPA concluded that mercury and other toxic emissions from power plants pose a danger to human health and the environment and that regulation of power plants was therefore "appropriate and necessary." In 2012, after years of further study, ...

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  19. For love of Davis, and EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... issuing challenges. "The Living Community Challenge defines the most advanced measure of sustainability in the environment possible today and acts to diminish the gap between current limits and ideal solutions," the institute says. "This philosophy, ...

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  20. Are plastic planes the future of flight? Heathrow expansion reopens...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... recommendation to expand Heathrow has obscured a more profound debate about aviation's weakest flank: the environment. A third runway would increase flights at Europe's busiest airport from 1,300 to 2,000 a day. But the commission's final report ...

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