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Smart Resource Management: Good for Nature, People and Business

Mark Tercek | Posted 03.28.2012 | Business
Mark Tercek

Rising incomes, of course, are a good thing. But a rapidly growing and more affluent population are straining the natural systems on which natural diversity, human health and prosperity depend.

'Green News Report' - January 26, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.27.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Drill-Bab...

Beyond the Food-Energy-Water Nexus

Mark Tercek | Posted 03.26.2012 | Green
Mark Tercek

Water, food and energy security are chronic impediments to economic growth and social stability. But now we need to take the next step, and look at what underlies that nexus.

'Green News Report' - January 24, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Capitol H...

Mining Groundwater for Profit: The Cadiz Project

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 03.25.2012 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

If there were no adverse consequences of this kind of water mining, and if all that mattered was money, then perhaps using up this stock of water and turning it into a private good would make sense -- at least to the project owners.

'Green News Report' - January 19, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.20.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: White Hou...

Conn. Man Protects 1,000 Acres Of Trails

Tolland Patch | Posted 01.19.2012 | Impact

Tolland resident Ken Hankinson has an important mission with some serious obstacles; he wants to conserve Tolland's open space and natural beauty with...

'Green News Report' - January 17, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.18.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The owner...

You Might Be A Conservationist If...

Posted 01.13.2012 | Green

From Michael d'Estries and Mother Nature Network: Jeff Foxworthy may be famous for his "You might be a redneck..." jokes (ie; You might be a rednec...

'Green News Report' - January 12, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.13.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: GOP plann...

Federal Judge Urges Florida Officials To Save The Everglades

AP | By CURT ANDERSON | Posted 03.13.2012 | Miami

MIAMI -- A federal judge on Thursday urged federal and state environmental officials to take real, concrete steps toward reducing pollution in the Flo...

Extinct Tortoise Could Be Back From The Dead

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Searles | Posted 01.17.2012 | Science

Extinct or just hiding out? A long-lost species of the gigantic, slow-moving Galapagos tortoise that inspired Charles Darwin's theory of natural selec...

'Green News Report' - January 10, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.11.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Rick Sant...

Cold Blamed For Record Manatee Deaths In Florida In 2011

Posted 01.06.2012 | Miami

Although some sea cows managed to find warmer waters near Florida power plants, others did not fend so well during Florida's cold snaps. The Florida F...

Fate Of Denver Waterlilies Unknown

Posted 01.05.2012 | Denver

A pair of pink and white waterlilies are facing an uncertain fate after the city of Denver drained Berkeley Lake, where the lilies have thrived for mo...

With the Chesapeake Bay, Solving a Complex Leadership Problem

Tom Fox | Posted 02.29.2012 | Green
Tom Fox

"Much of the work the federal government does relies on effective partnerships, and cleaning up the river and streams that flow into the Chesapeake Bay is no exception."

Going Green: 12 Simple Steps for 2012

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 02.27.2012 | Impact
Danielle Nierenberg

Hunger, poverty, and climate change are issues that we can all help address. Here are 12 simple steps to go green in 2012.

Sea Planes, Dutch Explorers and Suffocated Coral

James Morgan | Posted 02.25.2012 | Green
James Morgan

2011-12-26-kabui.jpgAs I fly along the east coast of Kabui Bay, I can see where the ocean is stained red.

Within the Animal Welfare Movement, Reasons for Hope

Fred O'Regan | Posted 02.22.2012 | Green
Fred O'Regan

We know we can do better in terms of our treatment of animals. This year, there were some significant victories that give us reason to believe the change we are working for can happen.

Rewilding Our Hearts: Maintaining Hope and Faith in Trying Times

Marc Bekoff | Posted 02.21.2012 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

Compassion begets compassion and there's actually a synergistic relationship, not a trade-off, when we show compassion for animals and their homes.

Species Endangered, But Not According To The U.S.?

| Posted 12.16.2011 | Green

By Rose Eveleth (Click here for original article.) In the last few months the Western black rhino and the South Florida Rainbow Snake have gone ex...

Lynne Peeples

Environment At Risk From Anticipated Farm Bill Cuts

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 12.13.2011 | Green

On October 17, a massive dust storm hit Lubbock, Texas, adding to already significant agricultural and environmental devastation across the South this...

Indonesia's 'Green Governor' Allows Prime Jungle To Be Cleared For Palm Oil

AP | FAKHRURRADZIE GADE | Posted 02.08.2012 | Green

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WATCH: Battling For One Of The World's Largest Rainforests

Posted 12.08.2011 | Green

While the U.N. Climate Conference talks take place in South Africa, a more intese battle for the environment rages elsewhere on the continent. In t...

We Can't Afford to Give Away the Great Outdoors

Voto Latino | Posted 02.05.2012 | Latino Voices
Voto Latino

To allow some of our countries most pristine and spectacular landscapes to be exploited under the guise of "responsible multiple uses" and "access" is at best deceitful.