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Is the BP settlement enough for environmentalists?

New Orleans (WGNO) – During the next 15 years, BP will pay out a record-breaking $18.7 billion dollars to the five Gulf States: Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. 444 more words

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Why are Colorado Forests Dying?

For generations, we have lived by Smoky the Bear’s mantra “Only you can prevent forest fires.”  Not only did we get very good at reducing fires caused by humans, we became very good at putting out natural occurring wild fires, as well.   392 more words

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Evergreen Cooperatives: The Cleveland Model

Gar Alperovitz is a historian, political economist, activist, and writer. He has written many books, including The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb, and, more recently, What Then Must We Do? 484 more words

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CSR: Do Actions Speak Louder than Words?

By Charles H. Cho, PhD, Professor of Social and Environmental Accounting, Head of Accounting and Management Control Department, Director of the Centre of Excellence for Management & Society, … 627 more words

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First Green Flag for South Abbey National School, Youghal, County Cork

The children, staff and families involved in South Abbey National School, Youghal, County Cork worked really hard during the past year to achieve their first… 190 more words

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We're Responsible For Earth's Current Mass Extinction

A paper published on June 19 by researchers from Stanford and UC Berkley among others says that the Earth has entered its sixth mass extinction with animals dying out at 100 times the normal rate.  403 more words

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