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April 20th, 2009

By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 17:12, Category: General


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Organizers look to lessen Marathon's environmental impact
Boston Globe, United States
Bruce Rayner, founder of Athletes for a Fit Planet, a Holliston company that does environmental consulting for road races and charity events, said short of changing its course by making the race start and end in the same place - an unlikely outcome for ...

The Southern Ledger

Congress considers major global warming measure
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The last time Congress passed major environmental laws, acid rain was destroying lakes and forests, polluted rivers were on fire and smog was choking people in some cities. The fallout from global warming, while subtle now, ...
Congress Inclined to Act First on Health Wall Street Journal
Obama's Revenue Plans Hit Resistance in Congress New York Times
Climate is right to fight warming San Francisco Chronicle
Reuters - KSWT-TV
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Ask Vanessa: Meat's environmental consumption
MiamiHerald.com, FL
Are there any real environmental reasons not to eat meat? Yes! The environmental impacts of eating meat on an over-crowded planet are very real, and very profound. I hate to have to tell you, but meat production uses more fertilizers and pesticides ...
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Drilling off Alaska can't proceed without further environmental review
Los Angeles Times, CA
LeVine is a lawyer with the environm! ental group Oceana. The Bush administration had started to auction off leases in the Arctic waters along Alaska's coast, which are expected to produce billions of barrels of oil. But a three-judge US Court of Appeals ...
Appeals Court Throws Out Drilling Program Wall Street Journal
Appeals court cancels plans for offshore drilling The Associated PressNational Briefing | Washington Court Cancels Offshore Drilling Plan New York Times
Reuters - CNNMoney.com
all 303 news articl! es
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Organizers look to lessen Marathon's environmental impact
Boston Globe, United States
Bruce Rayner, founder of Athletes for a Fit ! Planet, a Holliston company that does environmental con! sulting for road races and charity events, said short of changing its course by making the race start and end in the same place - an unlikely outcome for ...
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Chicago Tribune

Report: Chicago suburb supplied contaminated water
The Associated Press
CRESTWOOD, Ill. (AP) — Officials knowingly drew drinking water from a contaminated well for more than two decades even after warnings by state environmental officials, according to a published report. Records showed that state Environmental Protection ...
Report: Drinking water possibly tainted ABC7Chicago.com
Crestwood accused of serving toxic water Southtown Star
Chicago suburb allegedly supplied bad water Chicago Sun-Times
all 108 news articles
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Earth Day Atonement: 10 Environmental Disasters to Remember
Huffington Post, NY
It continues today as one of the most egregious human rig! hts and environmental violations in the nation. With a ! severe t emperature inversion, poisonous gases such as sulfuric acid and nitrogen dioxide were trapped in the stagnant air of the Donora mill ...
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Environmental officials to update Ohio town on childhood cancer cases
Cleveland News - Fox 8, OhioBy AP CLYDE, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is releasing new information on its investigation into a cluster of childhood cancer cases in the small town of Clyde. The agency says results of drinking-water samples and ...
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Busi ness Wire (press release)

Veolia Environmental Services names Richard Burke CEO - Quick Facts
RTT News, NY
(RTTNews) - Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp., a part of the Veolia Environmental Services group, said it appointed Richard Burke as chief executive officer of the organization. Veolia Environmental Services group is a subsidiary Veolia ...
Veolia Environmental Services Announces Richard Burke as New North ... Business Wire (press release)
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Goldman Prize boosts Bay Area environmental groups year-round
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Suzanne Bohan Maria Gunnoe, of West Virginia, one of six winners of the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prizes to be announced in San Francisco, Calif. Monday April 20, 2009, took this "after" picture of her property after it was damaged in a 2007 ...
Mountaintop mining activist wins global award The Associated Press
EPA aim unclear, miners contend Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Congratulations to Maria Gunnoe Charleston Gazette
Kentucky.com - Charleston Gazette
all 140 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 14:12, Category: General



PBS films Elgin High's environmental efforts
The Courier News, IL
PBS on taped Saturday their Community Environmental Workshop, which touched on topics including public health and community structure, landfill space, alternatives to landfills and sustainable energy. It also included a tour of the Elgin High Nature ...
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Goldman Prize boosts Bay Area environmental groups year-round
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Suzanne Bohan Maria Gunnoe, of West Virginia, one of six winners of the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prizes to be announced in San Francisco, Calif. Monday April 20, 2009, took this "after" picture of her property af! ter it was damaged in a 2007 ...
Mountaintop mining activist wins global award The Associated Press
EPA aim unclear, miners contend Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Congratulations to Maria Gunnoe Charleston Gazette
Washington Observer Reporter - Kentucky.com
all 140 news articles
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Business Wire (press release)

Veolia Environmental Services names Richard Burke CEO - Quick Facts
RTT N! ews, NY
(RTTNews) - Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp., a part of the Veolia Environmental Services group, said it appointed Richard Burke as chief executive officer of the organization. Veolia Environmental Services group is a subsidiary Veolia ...
Veolia Environmental Services Announces Richard Burke as New North ... Business Wire (press release)
all 5 news articles
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Drilling off Alaska can't proceed without further environmental review
Los Angeles Times, CA
LeVine is a lawyer with the environmental group Oceana. The Bush administration had started to auction off leases in the Arctic waters along Alaska's coast, which are expected to produce billions of barrels of oil. But a three-judge US Court of Appeals ...
Appeals Court Throws Out Drilling Program Wall Street Journal
Appeals court cancels plans for offshore drilling The Associated Press
National Briefing | Washington Court Cancels Offshore Drilling Plan New York Times
Reuters - CNNMoney.com
all 303 news articles
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Organizers look to lessen Marathon's environmental impact
Boston Globe, United States
Bruce Rayner, founder of Athletes for a Fit Planet, a Holliston company that does environmental consulting for road races and charity events, said short of changing its course by making the race start and end in the same place - an unlikely outcome for ...
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Javno.hr

Seven Grassroots Leaders Win World-Renowned Goldman Environmental ...
Business Wire (press release), CA
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 2009 Goldman Environmen! tal Prize recipients are a group of fearless grassroots le! aders ta king on government and corporate interests and working to improve the environment for people in their communities. ...
Gabonese environmental activist receives prize for standing up to ... Mongabay.com
Six global campaigners win "environmental Nobels" Reuters UK
Goldman Environmental Prize Recipients Saluted by Asia Foundation Earthtimes (press release)
CBS 5
all 23 news articles
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Environmental officials to update Ohio town on childhood cancer cases
Cleveland News - Fox 8, Ohio
By AP CLYDE, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is releasing new information on its investigation into a cluster of childhood cancer cases in the small town of Clyde. The agency says results of drinking-water samples and ...
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Ask Vanessa: Meat's environmental consumption
MiamiHerald.com, FL
Are there any real environmental reasons not to eat meat? Yes! The environmental impacts of eating meat on an over-crowded planet are very real, and very profound. I hate to have to tell you, but meat production uses more fertilizers and pesticides ...
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Telegraph.co.uk

ECOVIEWS: Nixon did much for environmental issues
Dateline Alabama, AL
Those who do might find it ironic that several of our nation's most dramatic strides to ensure environmental health were made by President Richard M. Nixon. On February 10, 1970, Nixon made a pledge “to repair the [environmental] damage already done ...
Video: EPA Takes On Climate Change CBS
EPA Greenhouse Gas Health Ruling a Shot in the Arm for FL Plans Public News Service
Obama working to control greenhouse gases WFIE-TV
Farm Futures - Beaumont Enterprise
all 1,444 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 13:14, Category: General



Ars Technica

ECOVIEWS: Nixon did much for environmental issues
Dateline Alabama, AL
Those who do might find it ironic that several of our nation's most dramatic strides to ensure environmental health were made by President Richard M. Nixon. On February 10, 1970, Nixon made a pledge “to repair the [environmental] damage already done ...
Video: EPA Takes On Climate Change CBS
Fed to Fight "Public Threat" Found Throughout New Mexico Public News Service
Obama working to control greenhouse gases WFIE-TV
Farm Futures - WAMU
all 1,445 news articles
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Chicago Tribune

Report: Drinking water possibly tainted
ABC7Chicago.com,  USA
The well was shut off for good in December 20! 07 after tests by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. A public health department news release says Crestwood now receives all of its water from Lake Michigan, which meets EPA standards.
Chicago suburb allegedly supplied bad water Chicago Sun-Times
all 107 news articles
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Columbus Dispatch

Earth Day events combine environmental volunteerism, education ...
Columbus Dispatch, OH
Live music wafted from the gazebo, and booth after booth was dedicated to environmental causes and products. Dovetail Solar & Wind was there, as was Third Sun Solar & Wind Power Ltd. Both are based in Athens in southeastern Ohio. ...
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Business Wire (press release)

Veolia Environmental Services names Richard Burke CEO - Quick Facts
RTT News, NY
(RTTNews) - Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp., a part of the Veolia Environmental Services group, sai! d it appointed Richard Burke as chief executive officer of the organization. Veolia Environmental Services group is a subsidiary Veolia ...
Veolia Environmental Services Announces Richard Burke as New North ... Business Wire (press release)
all 5 news articles
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Javno.hr

7 activists win top environmental prize
San Francisco Chronicle,  USAThey are among seven activists from six nations who today will receive the world's largest, most prestigious award for grassroots activism, the $150000 Goldman Environmental Prize. Established in 1990 by San Francisco philanthropist Richard Goldman and ...
Gabonese environmental activist receives prize for standing up to ... Mongabay.com
Six global campaigners win "environmental Nobels" Reuters UK
< a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=T&ct=us/7-3&fd=R&url=http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/goldman-environmental-prize-recipients-saluted-by-asia-foundation,789986.shtml&cid=1336629146&ei=IWjsSfOWJcnNjAeZxZmHCA&usg=AFQjCNFyQDaFp5IwJKf5oaoggQKz6FqiOA">Goldman Environmental Prize Recipients Saluted by Asia Foundation Earthtimes (press release)
CBS 5
all 22 news articles
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Ask Vanessa: Meat's environmental consumption
MiamiHerald.com, FL
Are there any real environmental reasons not to eat meat? Yes! The environmental impacts of eating meat on an over-crowded planet are very real, and very profound. I hate to have to tell you, but meat production uses more fertilizers and pesticides ...
Read More....


Goldman Prize boosts Bay Area environmental groups year-round
San Jose Mercury News,  USA
By Suzanne Bohan Maria Gunnoe, of West Virginia, one of six winners of the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prizes to be announced in San Francisco, Calif. Monday April 20, 2009, took this "after" picture of her property after it was damaged in a 2007 .! ..
Mountaintop mining activist wins global award The Associated Press
EPA aim unclear, miners contend Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Congratulations to Maria Gun! noe Charleston Gazette
Washington Observer Reporter - Kentucky.com
all 137 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 9:12, Category: General


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Organizers look to lessen Marathon's environmental impact
Boston Globe, United States
Bruce Rayner, founder of Athletes for a Fit Planet, a Holliston company that does environmental consulting for road races and charity events, said short of changing its course by making the race start and end in the same place - an unlikely outcome for ...

Javno.hr

7 activists win top environmental prize
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA
They are among seven activists from six nations who today will receive the world's largest, most prestigious award for grassroots activism, the $150000 Goldman Environmental Prize. Established in 1990 by San Francisco philanthropist Richard Goldman and ...
Gabonese environmental activist receives prize for standing up to ... Mongabay.com!
Six global campaigners win "environmental Nobels" Reuters UK
Goldman Environmental Prize Recipients Saluted by Asia Foundation Earthtimes (press release)
CBS 5
all 22 news articles
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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 8:12, Category: General


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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 4:12, Category: General



• Atlantic States sentencings scheduled this week on environmental ...
The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com, PA
By STEPHEN J. NOVAK Sentencing is scheduled to begin today for four former managers of Atlantic States Cast Iron Pipe Co., three years after the supervisors and the Phillipsburg plant itself were convicted of environmental and workplace safety ...

The Southern Ledger

Lawmakers start work on far-reaching global warming bill
KSWT-TV, AZ
AP - April 18, 2009 2:53 PM ET WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress is returning this week to begin hearings on what may be the first major environmental protection law in nearly 20 years. The energy and global warming bill could revolutionize how the country ...
"Clean Energy" is a Dirty Lie American Daily Review
Rick Holmes: Action on global warming - at last Wicked Local Lancaster
all 308 news articles
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Green Inc. Skip the Newspaper, Save the Planet?
New York Times, United States
But the implication was inescapable: The decline in newspaper readership was being expressed as an environmental victory. Some of our online readers at Green Inc. agreed. “It's an excuse to save money, which it will, but it will also reduce ...
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Straits Times

ECOVIEWS: Nixon did much for environmental issues
Dateline Alabama, AL
Those who do might find it ironic that several of our nation's most dramatic strides to ensure environmental health were made by President Ri! chard M. Nixon. On February 10, 1970, Nixon made a pledge “to repair the [environmental] damage already done ...
Video: EPA Takes On Climate Change CBS
Obama working t! o control greenhouse gases WFIE- TV
PRO/CON: Was EPA right to declare carbon dioxide a health threat? Beaumont Enterprise
San Jose Mercury News - Daily Green
all 1,421 news articles
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7 activists win top environmental prize
San Francisco Chronicle,  USAThey are among seven activists from six nations who today will receive the world's largest, most prestigious award for grassroots activism, the $150000 Goldman Environmental Prize. Established in 1990 by San Francisco philanthropist Richard Goldman and ...
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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 2:12, Category: General



From Marblehead to DC, an environmental activist sounds his watery ...
Boston Globe, United States
Swain is conditioning his body for long hours in cold water in preparation for a long-distance swim from his Marblehead hometown to Washington, DC He plans to depart Wednesday on the 1000-mile Atlantic coast swim as part of an environmental education ...
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Feds void environmental impact plan for Southeastern Parkway
The Virginian-Pilot, VA
After further discussions with the EPA and the Corps of Engineers, approval for a! preliminary environmental impact statement was revoked! because the wetlands impact appeared to outweigh traffic benefits. The main concerns are the wetlands around Stumpy ...
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By germanifa01 - April 20th, 2009, 1:13, Category: General



The Southern Ledger

Lawmakers start work on far-reaching global warming bill
KSWT-TV, AZ
AP - April 18, 2009 2:53 PM ET WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress is returning this week to begin hearings on what may be the first major environmental protection law in nearly 20 years. The energy and global warming bill could revolutionize how the country ...
"Clean Energy" is a Dirty Lie American Daily Review
Rick Holmes: Action on global warming - at last Wicked Local Lancaster
all 307 news articles
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6 named for $150K Goldman Environmental Prizes
USA Today
By Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY SAN FRANCISCO — This year's Goldman Environmental Prizes, the $150000 "Nobel prize" for grassroots environmentalists, will be awarded Monday in San Francisco to six individuals working worldwide to better their communities ...
Goldman Prize boosts Bay Area environmental groups year-round San Jose Mercury News
Mountaintop mining activist wins global award The Associated Press
EPA aim unclear, miners contend Arkansas Democrat Gazette
Charleston Gazette - Kentucky.com
all 115 news articles
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