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  • Teacher Mike Todd from Ames, Iowa, to Receive Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators

    Mike Todd, a teacher from Ames High School in Ames, Iowa, has been named the recipient of a 2013 Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators, EPA Region 7 announced today. The Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators recognizes outstanding kindergarten through grade 12 teachers who employ innovative approaches to environmental education and use the environment as a ...

  • Environmental Bioindicators Conferences

    November 17, 2005—Government, scientific and public interest in assessing the health and well being of our eco-systems and their component parts continues. Along with this interest is an increasing understanding of importance of using environmental bioindicators, i.e. bioidindicators and biomarkers to directly measure the effects of environmental exposures from contaminants and other ...


  • Air & Waste Management Association kicks off 1st annual Environmental Challenge International (ECi)

    As part of its 101st Annual Conference & Exhibition, the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is challenging undergraduate and graduate students to try their hands at solving the types of environmental questions faced by professionals in the industry. “The student Environmental Challenge is a new kind of experience that allows students to showcase their knowledge, discover what types of ...

  • Elevating the environmental profession

    The environmental sector encompasses a wide range of professions with various backgrounds, bringing diverse talent to the industry, but also creating speculation around the qualifications of its workforce. Industry leaders recognized that in order to separate the self-proclaimed experts from the real ones a third party certification process was needed. ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • EPA seeks scientist nominations for Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment peer review panel

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency invites the public to nominate qualified scientists to be considered for an external peer review panel that will evaluate EPA’s draft Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment. EPA is conducting an assessment to examine if large-scale mining development is likely to have adverse effects on salmon and resident fish populations in the Kvichak and Nushagak ...

  • FedEx and NFWF deliver urban conservation projects

    FedEx Corp. and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) deliver money and muscle for urban conservation projects in12 major cities. This is the second year of their unique collaboration to address pressing urban environmental challenges across the U.S. Through NFWF, grants have been awarded to local nonprofits that will maximize FedEx philanthropic and volunteer resources. The selected ...

  • Conservationists: Yellowstone’s Winter Use Plan Has Merit But Needs Improvement

    For more than a decade, regional and national conservation organizations have urged Yellowstone National Park to adopt a sustainable winter use plan that affords visitors access while providing the highest levels of protection for air quality, wildlife and Yellowstone’s unique natural soundscapes. Today, the organizations said they were hopeful that a proposed management plan announced by ...


  • Enbridge Energy Partners Update on Romeoville Leak Clean-Up

    HOUSTON, TEXAS -- (Marketwire) -- 09/10/10 -- Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. ("The Partnership") (NYSE: EEP) provides this update on the progress of clean-up efforts in response to the leak that occurred on Line 6A of the Lakehead System in Romeoville, Illinois, on Sept. 9, 2010. The health and safety of the public and of the people working on the clean-up remain Enbridge's top priority as we ...


  • New Sustainable Dust Suppressant

    DUST STOP, as currently accepted by most professional resource experts worldwide as a road dust suppressant has now arrived in it's next generation. There is no need to poison the world's environment with toxins and hazardous chemicals curiously allowed by governments any longer. The extremely dangerous chlorides that CEPA and EPA have declared as toxic seem low in cost and high in false claims ...


    By Cypher Environmental Ltd.

  • Applications now available for Esri`s GIS grants for 4-H program

    Esri is now accepting applications for its 2012 GIS Grants for 4-H Program. All 4-H Clubs in the United States, as well as 4-H and Operation Military Kids clubs on American military bases around the world are eligible. Now in its ninth year, the program is designed to help expand the club's twenty-first century mandate for science, engineering, and technology activities. The grant levels include ...


    By Esri

  • Environment Bank and mission markets launch online conservation credit platform

    The Environment Bank today launches the first online ‘conservation credit’ trading platform.  The Environment Bank, the first organization to deliver biodiversity offsetting in the UK, and Mission MarketsTM, a professional services firm specializing in the impact and sustainability sectors and operating an international platform for exchanging environmental credits, today jointly ...

  • FedEx and NFWF target urban restoration

    The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and FedEx have announced nine grant awards that will enable urban residents across the country to take action on local environmental challenges. The Five Star Restoration Program ...

  • Cypher announces next generation of Dust Stop

    Cypher's previous Dust Stop was an amazing product but this next generation is so perfect at suppressing road dust and dozens of other soil and dust containment, erosion, serious health conditions and numerous other problems created by fugitive dust that Cypher is pleased to advise to all of those that have been anxiously awaiting this release that it is now here.   Dust Stop, as ...


    By Cypher Environmental Ltd.

  • Control of hazardous dust with new 100% environmental solution

    Now It Is Available And Finally The World Has An Effective, Inexpensive, Environmentally Friendly proven Dust Control Solution To Solve The Hazardous Airborne Threats Plaguing The Entire World's Atmosphere Today. Dust Stop benefits municipal roads, agriculture, mines, oil operatons, safety concerns and the multitude of medical problems today that are the direct cause of every nations massive ...


    By Cypher Environmental Ltd.

  • Water reuse `vital for sustainability`

    Water reuse in industry should be a vital part of achieving more sustainable water management in the UK, according to a new report from a leading professional body. The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) document said that increased water reuse by businesses would have a range of benefits, including improved environmental water quality and greater availability for ...

  • Tougher penalties to crack down on waste crime in the UK

    Defra has launched a consultation on how to target criminals who profit from polluting the environment by illegally dumping waste. Illegally dumped waste can be found anywhere, from roadsides and lay-bys to private land and can range from large domestic items such as fridges and mattresses, to garden refuse and tyres. Removing the waste costs individuals and local authorities large sums of money ...

  • Pond maintenance solutions from interstate products

    Interstate Products, Inc. (IPI), the leading provider of environmental and industrial solutions now offers more ways than ever to help control unwanted floating and submersed aquatic weeds in ponds, lakes and lagoons.  Whether you need to eliminate menacing aquatic weeds such as cattail and duckweed or are having trouble with algae, IPI has the solution to keep your body of water beautiful ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • Conservation Videos Give Quick Glimpse into Assistance Available

    USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service in California is releasing eight short videos on YouTube, providing a quick glimpse into some of the Agency's most popular conservation opportunities (http://www.youtube.com/user/NRCSCalifornia). In four minutes or less viewers can meet a ...

  • Protests to continue against proposed Dartmoor incinerator

    A group protesting against a proposed bid to build an incinerator on the site of a former quarry in Devon has said it will continue to campaign against the plans. The plan to build the incinerator on land at Lee Mill, close to Dartmoor National Park, forms part of a proposal submitted to South Devon Waste Partnership by Viridor Waste Management. Devon County Council is currently carrying out a ...

  • Bird-B-Gone, Inc. Launches New Website

    Bird-B-Gone, Inc. leading manufacturer of professional grade bird deterrents would like to announce the launch of their newly designed website. Bird-B-Gone supplies the commercial, industrial and residential market with effective, humane bird deterrents manufactured in the USA. Beyond offering high quality products with industry leading guarantees, the company prides itself on the level of ...


    By Bird-B-Gone, Inc.

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