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  1. Electronic waste is piling up. Here's why you should careRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... you only need to look at your own habits to see how much e-waste you generate yourself. And the effects on our environment are noticeable. There was a time when a lot of our e-waste headed to Africa. In 1998, several African nations passed the ...

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  2. Dust Storms Linked to Climate Change Becoming more Frequent in Iraq and Iran-Troops Inhale ToxinsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Daily Kos

    ... tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health

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  3. Truck Wholesale: A 15-year span of disputesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | OttawaHerald.com

    ... reports the discharge of oil, fuel and antifreeze by Gibson's Recycling. EPA and Kansas Department of Health and Environment representatives inspect the site several times. a October 2009 - The EPA issues a unilateral order against the Lambeth ...

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  4. Climate pledges show progressRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... is the short-term action to get there," said Stephen Cornelius, chief adviser on climate change for the environment group WWF and a former British negotiator. "That's why a lot of countries are very focused on pre-2020 actions, on what we have to do ...

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  5. Tailings dam failures expected to increase, experts sayRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Northern Miner

    ... the Sonora and Bacanuchi rivers, about 40 km south of the border with Arizona. Forbes magazine quoted Mexican Environment Minister Juan Jos Guerra Abud describing the spill as "the worst natural disaster provoked by the mining industry in the modern ...

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  6. Is mass migration the new norm?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... who are forced to migrate from or flee their home region due to sudden or long-term changes to their local environment which compromise their well being or secure livelihood, such changes are held to include increased droughts, desertification, sea ...

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  7. 10 facts about religion in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... Lutheran Church in America and the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. Before Pope Francis' encyclical on the environment was published in June, U.S. Catholics' views of climate change mirrored those of Americans overall - including major partisan ...

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  8. Flint mother says water supply gave her son lead poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WJRT

    ... rchers at Virginia Tech. A statement from Flint Mayor Dayne Walling said they are working with the Department of Environment to develop a plan to address any lead that could be in the water supply.

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  9. How many trees are there in the world?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TreeHugger

    ... years. "My fear is that a lot of people might think, 'OK, well, there's loads of trees, so who cares about the environment, there's plenty left! No worries!' What I'd highlight is that it's not like we've discovered new trees," he says. "We've just ...

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  10. Bill to Ban New Offshore Oil Drilling Held Until Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... protect our coast." "Big oil may have the money, but the people of California will win the fight to protect our environment and California's $40 billion coastal economy," he vowed. The bill would close a loophole in California law that would allow ...

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  11. EPA launches fourth annual green infrastructure Campus RainWorks ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WaterWorld

    The Environmental Protection Agency announced that it has launched its fourth annual Campus RainWorks Challenge for undergraduate and graduate students to design green infrastructure systems in an effort to reduce stormwater pollution and increase resiliency to climate change. Student teams, working with a faculty advisor, will propose green infrastructure projects for their campuses, demonstrating how managing stormwater at its source can benefit communities and the environment.

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  12. NZ irrigation and its guilty secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Press On-Line

    ... he was back again to open its stage one head race. After a decade of irrigation projects being stalled in the Environment Court by the green lobby, the transformation of Canterbury into the country's premier agricultural province - its ...

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  13. Intellectual Honesty and the absence of the SacredRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... Once the critical temperature arises, humanity will no longer find it possible to adapt to the resulting environment. Millions of years of experience in adaptation will no longer apply. We will become refugees in our own land--our genome alienated ...

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  14. Top Manufacturing State CA Among Most Productive In Nation, State...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Pollution Online

    ... empowers Californians to improve the state's future. With a focus on the intersection between the economy, the environment, and quality of life, Next 10 employs research from leading experts on complex state issues and creates a portfolio of ...

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  15. McCartney, Bon Jovi, Fergie join for climate change songRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and use sound judgment. Computer skills required, Word, Exel, PowerPoint. MHCC offers a family friendly work environment, 35 hour work week, generous vacations, 13 paid holidays. Benefits include health insurance, STD/LTD, Life, up to 7% 403 B ...

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  16. Contours of UN climate pact starting to take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Item Extra

    ... and use sound judgment. Computer skills required, Word, Exel, PowerPoint. MHCC offers a family friendly work environment, 35 hour work week, generous vacations, 13 paid holidays. Benefits include health insurance, STD/LTD, Life, up to 7% 403 B ...

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  17. Science & Tech: Michelle DickinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... convince you, then maybe the life-cycle analysis will, as making banknotes out of plastic is also better for the environment. They produce a 32 per cent reduction in global warming potential and 30 per cent reduction in primary energy demand, ...

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  18. Lamprey fish: Prehistoric river monster has returned to British watersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Independent

    The snake-like creatures are the world's oldest living vertebrates, and were once a common sight in the country's waterways Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A prehistoric fish has been seen in some English rivers for the first time since the 1800s in the wake of conservation work, the Environment Agency said.

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  19. Vote 'Em Out! John McCain EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... with a chance of picking up that seat is US Rep Ann Kirkpatrick, whose issues webpage links to her Energy & Environment issues page via a promising sounding header: Ending our dependence on foreign oil and investing in a renewable energy economy are ...

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  20. 'Unheard of' Mass Death That Wiped Out 60,000 Endangered...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... antelope back in May. But we don't why. http://t.co/bpUKIpmMxH Scientists took samples form the animals and the environment and have since been analyzing them, hoping to figure out the cause. So far, geoecologist Steffen Zuther with the Altyn Dala ...

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