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My "Meat Free Monday" Meal

It was a late Saturday afternoon, around 4:00. My mother was sick that day so I knew I was on my own when the time for dinner came. 469 more words

Colorado Springs Utilities named "WaterSense Partner of Year" -- Monica Mendoza

Colorado Springs Utilities named "WaterSense Partner of Year" http://t.co/mcV6slr1DY pic.twitter.com/2AwzzHH6Xw

— Monica Mendoza (@Mendo1987) October 22, 2014

From The Colorado Springs Gazette (Monica Mendoza):

Colorado Springs Utilities is the winner of the 2014 “WaterSense Partner of the Year” award.

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Colorado Water

VICTORY! One of America’s most enduring national parks - the Grand Canyon - Daily Kos

via questionall: VICTORY! One of America’s most… – Daily Kos.

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VICTORY! One of America’s most enduring national parks – the Grand Canyon – has been protected after a judge upheld a federal ban on new uranium mining in one million acres of public lands near the Grand Canyon.

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Politics, World Affairs & Current Events

Customers Continue to Conserve

Ten months after the governor, and then MMWD, asked for reductions in water use, MMWD customers continue to respond well. Average consumption for mid-October 2014 was approximately 25% lower than it was last year. 143 more words

Conservation

Green carpet award ceremony, celebrates green champions

Last night the National Trust celebrated the charity’s first ever Environmental Awards, with environmental champions from around the East of England scooping prizes in ten categories, including Green Team of the Year. 1,583 more words

National Trust

Deforestation in the Brazilian Beef Value Chain

Datu Research for the Environmental Defense Fund
http://www.daturesearch.com/wp-content/uploads/Brazilian-Beef-Final_Optimized.pdf

[EDF Talks Global Climate blog] The report, commissioned by EDF, finds that progress in decreasing deforestation rates could easily be reversed unless ranchers are offered the right incentives to switch practices on their ranches and the right policy frameworks are adopted by companies and governments. 156 more words

The Natural World

Clean out that fall clutter

Our final Go Green! Recycle Rally of 2014 will take place in the Zoo’s parking lot from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 2. 131 more words

Education Programs