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Minority Health Mini-Grants Focus on Several Healthy Wisconsin Priorities

August 7, 2017

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Deadline Extended to Request Replacement FoodShare Benefits for 17 Counties in Southwestern Wisconsin

August 7, 2017

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Deadline Extended to Request Replacement FoodShare Benefits for Flood Victims in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties

August 7, 2017

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Dementia Capable Wisconsin: DHS Awards Dementia Crisis Innovation Grants to Seven Wisconsin Counties

August 7, 2017

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UXLS Team Marches On

August 7, 2017

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13 Injured, Including 2 Hospitalized, After Long Beach Container Leaks Chemical Substance in Hazmat Incident

August 7, 2017
13 Injured, Including 2 Hospitalized, After Long Beach Container Leaks Chemical Substance in Hazmat Incident

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Hazards of high oxygen concentration, mixing incompatible materials, and more in process safety newsletters

August 7, 2017
Hazards of high oxygen concentration, mixing incompatible materials, and more in process safety newsletters

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EPA to Clarify Definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS)

August 7, 2017
EPA to Clarify Definition of “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS)

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House Passes Bill to Delay Ozone Standards to 2025

August 7, 2017
House Passes Bill to Delay Ozone Standards to 2025

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EPA to Publish Three Final Rules under TSCA

August 7, 2017
EPA to Publish Three Final Rules under TSCA

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Free @jjkeller OSHA Seminar – Chicago, IL 8/16/17

August 7, 2017

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OSHA puts brakes on new combustible dust standard

August 7, 2017
OSHA puts brakes on new combustible dust standard

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EPA Issues July Freshwater Harmful Algal Blooms Newsletter

August 7, 2017
EPA Issues July Freshwater Harmful Algal Blooms Newsletter

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Have Your Say on the Future of Lake Huron!

August 7, 2017
Have Your Say on the Future of Lake Huron!

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​​Surveillance for Silicosis Deaths Among Persons Aged 15–44 Years — United States, 1999–2015

August 7, 2017
​​Surveillance for Silicosis Deaths Among Persons Aged 15–44 Years — United States, 1999–2015

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Unhealthy air in rural Alaska homes targeted in tribal program.

August 7, 2017

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Amid California’s toxic dumps, local activists go it alone.

August 7, 2017

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From spectacular vistas to the pits: A decades-long public land battle continues in the California desert.

August 7, 2017

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Doctors warn of deadly risks of antibiotic overuse.

August 7, 2017

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Speedy Detroit blight removal could be endangering residents.

August 7, 2017

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Fracking is causing invasion of harmful non-native plants in Pennsylvania forests, PSU researchers say.

August 7, 2017

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Shrinking bat DNA and elastic genomes.

August 7, 2017

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Permits show drilling and development are on collision course in northeastern Colorado.

August 7, 2017

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Toxic waste from US pot farms alarms experts.

August 7, 2017

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VIDEO: One man’s mission to protect Iraq’s rivers for future generations.

August 7, 2017

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Summer reading: 20 signs of progress in the good food movement.

August 7, 2017

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Scientists create food from electricity and CO2.

August 7, 2017

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Monsanto’s complicated relationship with agriculture in India.

August 7, 2017

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The nitrogen problem: Why global warming is making it worse.

August 7, 2017

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A push for EPA to revise coal ash rules.

August 7, 2017

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Business steps up efforts to cut waste.

August 7, 2017

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Accounting for public heath gains from pollution control.

August 7, 2017

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How Midwestern farmers could help save the Gulf of Mexico.

August 7, 2017

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Reign of sewage in biblical valley may be coming to an end.

August 7, 2017

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After two spills, Shell Oil to replace miles of problem pipeline.

August 7, 2017

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Is Snake River shipping worth enough to keep dams that harm salmon?

August 7, 2017

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One of the largest dam removals in California history inches forward.

August 7, 2017

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Fossil fuel subsidies are a staggering $5 trillion per year.

August 7, 2017

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Energy rhetoric irrelevant in world of $50 oil: Analysts.

August 7, 2017

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Alaska gives ConocoPhillips a shot at drilling prized oil prospect.

August 7, 2017

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Trump tells UN of intention to leave Paris climate accord – in full.

August 7, 2017

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Boulder author warns of more ‘megafires’ on nation’s horizon.

August 7, 2017

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Under Trump, coal mining gets new life on US lands.

August 7, 2017

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Snowy retreat: Climate change puts Australia’s ski industry on a downhill slope.

August 7, 2017

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Kenya’s herders swap livestock for chillies as drought bites.

August 7, 2017

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Many states have adopted policies to encourage energy efficiency

August 7, 2017

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EU body takes aim at planned obsolescence in devices

August 7, 2017

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Study confirms how lead got into Flint’s water

August 7, 2017

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Materials emitted by a water pipe-repair method may pose health risks, new safeguards and research needed

August 7, 2017

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Can some corporations become forces for good?

August 7, 2017

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Who Invests in Energy Efficiency and Why?

August 7, 2017

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How many billions do US businesses and individuals invest in energy efficiency each year?

August 7, 2017

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Key Takeaways from the NYC Food Waste Fair

August 7, 2017

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Arizona Breweries to Make Beer With Treated Wastewater

August 7, 2017

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HydroCalculator: new, free, online tool helps citizens assess dams

August 7, 2017

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“Amid California’s Toxic Dumps, Local Activists Go It Alone”

August 7, 2017

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“Toxic Waste From U.S. Pot Farms Alarms Experts”

August 7, 2017

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“Speedy Detroit Blight Removal Could Be Endangering Residents”

August 7, 2017

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Changing Electric Grid May Make Dams Expendable — And Help Save Salmon

August 7, 2017

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“Under Trump, Coal Mining Gets New Life on U.S. Lands”

August 7, 2017

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Infrastructure Borrowing Drops As U.S. States Await Trump Plan Details

August 7, 2017

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Road projects threaten Sumatra’s last great rainforests

August 7, 2017

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“Let Forest Fires Burn? What the Black-Backed Woodpecker Knows”

August 7, 2017

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GMO Salmon Caught In US Regulatory Net, But Canadians Have Eaten 5 Tons

August 7, 2017

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Long-term thermal imaging video surveillance records how disease affects hibernating bats

August 7, 2017

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“Keystone XL Pipeline Fate In Balance As Nebraska Opens Hearings”

August 7, 2017

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US to Join Climate Talks Despite Planned Withdrawal From Paris Accord

August 7, 2017

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Welcome to Mongabay’s New Website

August 4, 2017

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Two Fatal Grizzly Bear Attacks Changed Human Link With Wildlife

August 4, 2017

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Undiscovered Peatlands Might Be a Critical Carbon Sink

August 4, 2017

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EPA Staff Forced to Work on Energy Industry’s Wish List: Ex-Official

August 4, 2017

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“California Town Threatens Suit Over Mexican Sewage”

August 4, 2017

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US To Reject Biofuel Program Tweaks In Blow To Refiners, Icahn: Sources

August 4, 2017

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Interior Watchdog Launches ‘Preliminary Investigation’ Into Zinke Calls

August 4, 2017

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Pipeline Payday: How Builders Win Big, Whether Gas Is Needed or Not

August 4, 2017

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“In Sweltering South, Climate Change Is Now a Workplace Hazard”

August 4, 2017

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“Nuclear: Soaring $20B Estimate Cloaks Vogtle Reactors”

August 4, 2017

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“Senate Confirms Two Energy Commission Nominees, Restoring Quorum”

August 4, 2017

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Sixth mass extinction ‘tsunami’ coming, but preventable

August 4, 2017

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Three new frog species found in Peruvian Andes with more to come

August 4, 2017

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Watch: $8 million worth elephant ivory crushed in New York City

August 3, 2017

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Why the Suy’uk are fact-checking their Dayak origin myth

August 3, 2017

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Greater collaboration between companies and governments necessary to enhance climate action, report finds

August 3, 2017

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Harsh sentence for blogger may haunt Vietnam’s environmental movement

August 3, 2017

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Islamic State, Climate Change Seen as World’s Greatest Threats: Poll

August 3, 2017

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“Interior Dept. Reaffirms Protection of National Monument in Montana”

August 3, 2017

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“Dangerous Pollutants in Military’s Open Burns Greater Than Thought”

August 3, 2017

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“The Gulf Of Mexico’s Dead Zone Is The Biggest Ever Seen”

August 3, 2017

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“EPA Chief Backtracks On Delaying Rules Reducing Emissions”

August 3, 2017

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New genetic analyses help scientists rethink the elephant family tree

August 2, 2017

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Study examines sex-specific responses of Neotropical bats to habitat fragmentation

August 2, 2017

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Guyana’s road to Brazil presents opportunity and challenge

August 2, 2017

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Five instances in which Peru won the battle against deforestation

August 2, 2017

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Canopy bridges keep rainforest animals connected over gas pipeline

August 2, 2017

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US retailers halt sales of hardwood flooring linked to illegal logging in PNG

August 1, 2017

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In Nepal, the rhino evokes national pride

August 1, 2017

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Brazil’s Temer threatens constitutional indigenous land rights

August 1, 2017

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Western Chimpanzee numbers declined by more than 80 percent over the past quarter century

July 31, 2017

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What happens after a mining rush? Photographs from Madagascar

July 31, 2017

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From Bugs To Breakthroughs- My Path To Environmental Conflict Resolution  

July 27, 2017

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