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Study Finds Fracking Doesn’t Harm Drinking Water In Texas

By Fred Lucas ~

Hydraulic fracturing hasn’t contaminated groundwater in Texas, isn’t an earthquake hazard, and has been a boon for the state’s economy, according to a study released Monday. 617 more words

Public Opinion

Saalumarada Thimmakka - India's tree lady

Environmental activism usually stems from people trying to protect and improve their immediate surroundings and ways of life. Yet, the pressure to grab land for commercial development means that the work of environmentalists is often seen as political and, in many parts of the world, they are at risk of abuse or even death. 282 more words

Activist

International Women's Haiku Festival: Poems by Tim Gardiner

Photo: Esther Lee/Creative Commons/Flickr

Tim Gardiner celebrates two noted American women environmental activists in today’s feature of the International Women’s Haiku Festival.

Gardiner writes this introduction to the two haiku featured today: 132 more words

Haiku

New Years Resoultion 2017: A Better You and a Greener Planet-JouleBug

Are looking for ways to start the New Year off right? Trying a healthier lifestyle? Maybe being more financially conscientious? How about just being a better person? 352 more words

Sustainability

Trump’s Meeting With Al Gore Gives Environmental Activists Hope

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald J. Trump, who has called climate change a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese, met on Monday with the climate-activist extraordinaire  880 more words

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