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Wetlands Banking and Mitigation...

After the Kyoto agreement in Japan 1997 and entered into force 2005, it became a free for all for countries to mitigate their polluting ways. It also was a green light for Non-government agencies to run amuck developing the laws and policies for legal methods to take land. 480 more words

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Could the Superferry make a comeback? State explores return of interisland system


Could an interisland ferry system return to Hawaii?

The Hawaii Superferry made its last voyage back in 2009. It was a choppy ride marred by lawsuits, controversy, protests, and low ridership. 346 more words

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Uranium One and Eastern Oregon....

Uranium One has purchased Uranium thru Hillary Clinton. Thats a problem all by itself. But lets look at the situation with mining the Uranium. First off everyone needs to look at the environmental impact statement of whatever company will be mining the Uranium and look at the mitigation statement of the same. 941 more words

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In Defence of Central Hill

In June 2015, Architects for Social Housing (ASH) were contacted by residents of Central Hill, a council estate in Crystal Palace. They has started the Save Central Community campaign that February, and were fighting to save their homes from demolition at the hands of Lambeth Council, who had formally added the estate to their regeneration programme in December 2014. 736 more words

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Mine executives escape responsibility for deaths in Hungary

Hungary court acquits leaders of firm behind toxic spill

Marton Duna | Reuters

Fifteen people tried in connection with a toxic spill from an alumina reservoir in western Hungary that killed 10 people in 2010 were acquitted on Thursday, an outcome a local mayor said would only serve to further traumatize and anger residents. 413 more words

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Distraction, Distraction, Distraction...

Now that the American people are watching and fighting over the Oregon Standoff..what is happening on the government front. When the government is up to doing things the American people would absolutely object to they will create a national distraction in order to achieve their goal. 780 more words

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Fiji tying itself to a failed economic model

Fiji’s Prime Minister Bainimarama claims large-scale mining is the way forward for his country – but maybe the people will not be so easily fooled. A quick glance across the water to PNG should provide a chilling glimpse of what the future could hold if large-scale mining takes off. 132 more words

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