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Metropolitan Water District Brings California to Life to Deliver Water-Saving Message

California comes to life in a series of television advertisements by CleanTECH San Diego member the Metropolitan Water District that began airing in July on stations throughout the Southland promoting the need to protect the state and its future by saving water during the historic, ongoing drought.

CleanTECH San Diego Members

Meet our Natural Heritage Intern and his new friend, the Smooth Green Snake

Growing up in Cambridge, Ontario, I always found myself venturing onto rare Charitable Research Reserve lands searching for and viewing wildlife. This allowed me to develop a deep passion for all aspects of nature at a young age and has led me to my field of study, fish and wildlife. 877 more words

Saving the Sandy River

The Sandy River starts high up on Mount Hood as runoff from the Reid Glacier, gathering side streams and the Salmon and Zigzag rivers on its way to the Columbia. 277 more words

Mount Hood

Thailand set to face trade sanctions from August 2015

http://wildlifenews.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/elephant-in-bush.jpg Thailand has been given until August 2015 to deal with its part in the illegal ivory trade and elephant poaching. If they fail to get serious about the trade then they could face an international trade ban on all 35,000 species covered by the CITES treaty. 13 more words

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PETA = People Eating Tasty Animals...and i'm one of them

THIS IS NOT A FITNESS POST, I will do that on Monday =)

If you have any brains, you should be able to gather from the title that i’m a hunter. 1,112 more words


The Italian Riviera

by Charlene Burgi

(This is part three of our garden expert Charlene’s trip to Italy. Read the first and second installments.)

A day exploring Florence and visiting the leaning tower of Pisa completed our stay in Tuscany. 675 more words


Pele Rides Again

Did you miss out on the small explosions within Halema‘uma‘u Crater earlier this week? Not to worry! There’s still plenty of awe-inspiring beauty, natural phenomena, and excitement in… 181 more words

Pacific Island National Parks