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Economic Benefits of Protecting 30% of Planet’s Land and Ocean Outweigh the Costs at Least 5-to-1 -- Campaign for Nature

Here’s the release from the Campaign for Nature:

First-of-its-kind report shows the global economy is better off with more nature protected

In the most comprehensive report to date on the economic implications of protecting nature, over 100 economists and scientists find that the global economy would benefit from the establishment of far more protected areas on land and at sea than exist today.

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City of Boulder recognized nationally for using data to effectively respond to challenges

Here’s the release from the City of Boulder (Bill Skerpan, Shelby Condit):

Boulder is one of 16 cities across the nation and the first in Colorado recognized this year for well-managed, data-driven local government by achieving…

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Discussion with @JoelSchneekloth, Regional Water Resource Specialist at @ColoradoStateU, on crop residue management, July 28, 2020

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Join us for a digital presentation on crop residue management:

  • What impact can crop residue have on retaining soil moisture and water resources?
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    Water for tomorrow -- Colorado State University #OgallalaAquifer

    From Colorado State University (Anne Manning):

    Stretching 174,000 square miles across the High Plains, bringing life to fields of corn, cotton and wheat, lies the vast geologic resource known as the Ogallala Aquifer.

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    #Climate and weather combine for a #heatwave week and an emerging #megadrought -- The Ark Valley Voice #drought

    From The Ark Valley Voice (Jan Wondra):

    Meteorologists say a sweltering summer heatwave is going to grip some 84 percent of the U.S. population – some 270 million people will see highs in the high 90s, and at one time or another, some 150 million will sweat through heat indexes of more than 100 degrees.

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    Here Are The #Colorado Cities With The Greatest Risk Of Flooding -- Patch.com

    From Patch.com (Amber Fisher):

    A new report from the First Street Foundation provides a national analysis of flood risk in states and cities across the United States, including in Colorado.

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    State announces results of community water sampling project -- #Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment #PFAS

    Here’s the release from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment:

    The state announced the results of a project that tested water statewide for PFAS, pervasive chemicals that originate from toxic firefighting foam and other sources.

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