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EcoWatch

Aug 13 '14
Wolverine Wipeout: FWS Rules Against Endangered Species Listing
The female wolverine adopts a very specific denning strategy—one that will make it difficult for the species to survive in the parts of its territories where snow becomes history.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/wolverine-fws-against-endangered-species-listing/

Wolverine Wipeout: FWS Rules Against Endangered Species Listing

The female wolverine adopts a very specific denning strategy—one that will make it difficult for the species to survive in the parts of its territories where snow becomes history.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/wolverine-fws-against-endangered-species-listing/

Aug 13 '14
Big Business Takes on Climate Change
More companies are looking to invest in renewable energy to combat climate change.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/big-business-climate-change/

Big Business Takes on Climate Change

More companies are looking to invest in renewable energy to combat climate change.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/big-business-climate-change/

Aug 13 '14
Busting the Bureau of Land Management’s Frackopoly
Some 38 million acres of that land is currently leased, and over the past three years, the oil and gas industry has drilled over three thousand new wells, 90 percent of which have been (or will be) fracked.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/bureau-land-managements-frackopoly/

Busting the Bureau of Land Management’s Frackopoly

Some 38 million acres of that land is currently leased, and over the past three years, the oil and gas industry has drilled over three thousand new wells, 90 percent of which have been (or will be) fracked.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/bureau-land-managements-frackopoly/

Aug 13 '14
Students Demand Clean Energy
In addition to committing to renewable energy and divesting from dirty fuels, colleges and universities can use their influence to advocate for statewide policies that will bring more clean energy online.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/students-demand-clean-energy/

Students Demand Clean Energy

In addition to committing to renewable energy and divesting from dirty fuels, colleges and universities can use their influence to advocate for statewide policies that will bring more clean energy online.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/students-demand-clean-energy/

Aug 13 '14
Are Tick Bites Causing Your Food Allergies?
Doctors are now confirming a link between lone star tick bites and cases of severe red meat allergies.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/are-tick-bites-causing-your-food-allergies/

Are Tick Bites Causing Your Food Allergies?

Doctors are now confirming a link between lone star tick bites and cases of severe red meat allergies.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/13/are-tick-bites-causing-your-food-allergies/

Aug 13 '14
Nanoparticles: Panacea or Pandora’s box?
Like pesticides, nanoparticles also bioaccumulate. Those that end up in water—from cosmetics, toothpaste, clothing and more—concentrate and become magnified as they move up the food chain.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/nanoparticles-panacea-or-pandoras-box/

Nanoparticles: Panacea or Pandora’s box?

Like pesticides, nanoparticles also bioaccumulate. Those that end up in water—from cosmetics, toothpaste, clothing and more—concentrate and become magnified as they move up the food chain.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/nanoparticles-panacea-or-pandoras-box/

Aug 13 '14
Poll Shows Californians Oppose Dumping Fracking Chemicals Into Ocean
A poll commissioned by the Center for Biological Diversity and conducted by Public Policy Polling (PPP), surveying 500 California voters, found that a majority of Californians opposed fracking in their state and an even larger number support a ban on dumping fracking chemicals in the ocean.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/californians-oppose-fracking-chemicals-ocean/

Poll Shows Californians Oppose Dumping Fracking Chemicals Into Ocean

A poll commissioned by the Center for Biological Diversity and conducted by Public Policy Polling (PPP), surveying 500 California voters, found that a majority of Californians opposed fracking in their state and an even larger number support a ban on dumping fracking chemicals in the ocean.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/californians-oppose-fracking-chemicals-ocean/

Aug 12 '14
Coal Country Politics and the Soviet Union
Growing up in Lithuania I had the impression that environmental problems do not exist in the U.S., or at least they were not as severe as they are in countries like mine that were once occupied by the mighty Soviet Union.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/coal-country-politics-soviet-union/

Coal Country Politics and the Soviet Union

Growing up in Lithuania I had the impression that environmental problems do not exist in the U.S., or at least they were not as severe as they are in countries like mine that were once occupied by the mighty Soviet Union.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/coal-country-politics-soviet-union/

Aug 12 '14
The Most Endangered Child at Our Border
Meet the vaquita, which the Cousteau Society calls the most endangered marine mammal on the planet. The vaquita is a very small porpoise that lives in the upper reaches of the Gulf of California just below the U.S./Mexican border.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/most-endangered-child-border-vaquita/

The Most Endangered Child at Our Border

Meet the vaquita, which the Cousteau Society calls the most endangered marine mammal on the planet. The vaquita is a very small porpoise that lives in the upper reaches of the Gulf of California just below the U.S./Mexican border.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/most-endangered-child-border-vaquita/

Aug 12 '14
Creating a Swimmable Buriganga River in Bangladesh
The joy of diving into a pool of freshwater is an unparalleled life experience, and for many generations until now has been a readily available opportunity. Ponds, streams and rivers—a gift from nature.
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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/swimmable-buriganga-river-bangladesh/

Creating a Swimmable Buriganga River in Bangladesh

The joy of diving into a pool of freshwater is an unparalleled life experience, and for many generations until now has been a readily available opportunity. Ponds, streams and rivers—a gift from nature.

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/08/12/swimmable-buriganga-river-bangladesh/