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  1. 'Kids can't even bring peanut butter to school and they used Propoxur?': ExterminatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    ... should be banned. There are so many non toxic, safer alternatives." Health Canada was slammed by former federal Environment Commissioner Johanne Gelinas for dragging its feet when it came to re-evaluating pesticides. "Many pesticides were registered ...

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  2. Port Moody researchers uncover secrets of Barrow's goldeneyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tri-City News

    ... Foundation who is assisting with the work. MacVicar says this research is critical for understanding the environment and changes wrought by humans. But to do the studies, the researchers and volunteers first had to do the hard work of capturing the ...

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  3. Re: Critical information not providedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EETimes

    ... on plants to do the scrubbing has problems in that although some plants grow more strongly in a higher CO2 environment, few of them do so when exposed to higher temperatures, insufficient rainfaill, depleted soils due to torrential rainfall when it ...

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  4. Obama and Bill Nye rip climate deniers in Congress using...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Raw Story

    ... to join Obama in the Florida Everglades to film the video. "[Obama] knows I'm like-minded when it comes to the environment," Nye said. "He didn't bring in Marc Morano or somebody like that. I think it's cool." Morano, who has been featured on Fox ...

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  5. A believer among the skeptics: A Canadian's crusade to convert Christians to climate change beliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Post

    ... impact of climate change on human systems (cities, agriculture, industry, public health etc.) and the natural environment and was the lead author of a federal government research report on the impact of climate change on the U.S. So I realize that, ...

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  6. Week in Review: A Conversation About Our EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The White House

    From an Earth Day trip to a 1.5-million-acre wetland ecosystem to a trade deal that protects endangered species, this was a week of conversation about how we can protect our environment. President Obama traveled to the Everglades in southern Florida to discuss how climate change is affecting our environment and spoke about his trade deal that would protect endangered species from illegal wildlife trafficking.

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  7. AWWA, WRF release guide for utility managers to detect, control cyanotoxinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WaterWorld

    ... resource. With approximately 50,000 members, AWWA provides solutions to improve public health, protect the environment, strengthen the economy and enhance our quality of life. For more information, visit www.awwa.org . The Water Research Foundation ...

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  8. White House attacks climate deniers as political opportunists after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... and said global warming is a 'problem now' There he preached about the harmful effects of global warming on the environment and the economy and mocked skeptics of man-made climate change. 'This is a not a problem for another generation. Not anymore. ...

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  9. Eight Climate Activists Arrested at Pentagon on Earth DayRead the original story

    Friday | War Is A Crime

    ... ALL LIFE on the planet, already used depleted uranium with lethal and drastic effects on human life and the environment in places like Iraq, and used chemical agents in Latin America in waging of the "war on drugs." This war has destroyed ...

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  10. What Is It About Global WarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Heartland Institute

    ... Institute's executive editor. She is responsible for Heartland's serial publications-Budget & Tax News, Environment & Climate News, FIRE Policy News, Health Care News, IT&T News, School Reform News,and The Heartlander members' newsletter. She also ...

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  11. Joyce Murray: Stephen Harper's quicksand budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Georgia Straight

    ... new focus is major tax breaks for those who need it the least. The budget barely mentions First Nations and the environment is nowhere to be found. Meanwhile, the economy has flat-lined, Canadian families are struggling to get by, and too many young ...

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  12. Erie County Announces Hazardous Household Waste Dropoff DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WNYMedia.net

    The Erie County Department of Environment & Planning, in cooperation with the Town of Amherst, Erie Community College, and Northeast Southtowns Solid Waste Management has announced that "Hazardous Household Waste Drop-off Days" will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the ECC North Campus and on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at the ECC South Campus. Both events are open to all Erie County residents between the hours of 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM and allow for the safe disposal of hazardous items that can't be thrown out in the regular garbage, helping to reduce pollution and potential contamination of groundwater.

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  13. The Washington Post Should Tell You When Its Columnists Are Paid to Disinform YouRead the original story

    Friday | Common Dreams

    ... economy at Utah State University. He's also a senior fellow at the Koch - and ExxonMobil -funded Property and Environment Research Center . These ties to the oil industry weren't originally disclosed in this piece. Newsweek ( 4/21/15 ) also ...

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  14. Koch Funded Heartland Institute to Send "Real Scientists" to School Pope Francis on Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... warming. Yet, Heartland is right to fear the moral authority of Pope Francis who stated that respect for the environment and protecting creation "is a fundamental Christian value" in his first mass as Pope. The vocation of being a "protector", ...

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  15. Cheers: Jacksonville Speech and Hearing Center deserves applauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Florida Times-Union

    ... organizations for being honored by the federal government for their efforts to save energy and safeguard our environment. Jacksonville Building Science, Providence Homes and SkyeTec were among seven Florida organizations receiving EnergyStar Partner ...

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  16. Lalit Kumar Jain, : Awarness is the keyRead the original story

    Friday | Mydigitalfc.com

    Fly ash bricks are environment-friendly, sustainable and last long. Developers who have used these bricks in their projects are quite satisfied.

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  17. Savernake Parish Council concerned about Salisbury Road developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    ... more likely to use sustainable transport and local amenities which would impact services, transport and the environment less." The plans sent to Wiltshire Council for approval are for up to 220 homes and a hotel, with the scheme also providing ...

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  18. Koch-backed group sending 'real scientists' to school...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Raw Story

    A Koch-backed think tank plans to send skeptics to Rome in hopes of convincing Pope Francis not to support United Nations action on climate change. The libertarian Heartland Institute - perhaps best known for working alongside cigarette manufacturers to question the dangers of second-hand smoke - will host a workshop featuring two "real scientists" Tuesday in Rome ahead of a Vatican summit on the environment, although the group neglected to identify its scientists.

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  19. The Most Earth-Friendly Golf CoursesRead the original story

    Friday | The Sand Trap

    I'm a big fan of environmentally-friendly golf courses and turf management. Not only is it better for the environment and better for the courses' bottom lines, but you can see from the pictures that it can also create some really scenic and more interesting golf courses.

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  20. Green space must be for all, not a lucky fewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Statesman

    ... where your ability to pay dictates access to almost everything in society, including the benefits of our natural environment. Or Labour's plan for Britain's future - where the many can succeed and everyone has access to clean air, clean water and ...

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