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PEAK KEEPERS DISCUSS INDUSTRIAL WIND POWER

Center for Media and Democracy | cctv.org

Much of the discussions are applicable to the same issues that will be faced in the boreal forests of the Hurons. 

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Why Not?

Preventing Pollution? Rain Gardens are a Solution

An average annual rainfall for Michigan is more than 31 inches, which equates to more than 52 million gallons of rainwater per year. That much rainwater can severely damage downspouts and create pollution. 430 more words

Detroit Zoo

Spin Casting Concrete

Wilson-Covington has been in progress on a large centrifugal cast concrete culvert restoration project (also known as spincasting concrete). Here are a few before and after photos. 17 more words

Departments

WHAT A MESS: Town Urges Residents To Stop Tossing Dog Waste Bags In Catch Basins

WILMINGTON, MA — Wilmington Animal Control Officer Christopher Sullivan recently took to social media to remind residents not to throw dog waste in catch basins. 242 more words

Police Log

The monster under the bed

If you have children, then you have been summoned to their room, to check for the monsters hiding under their bed. Of course, you reassured them that they are safe and that all is good. 451 more words

Storms Bring 10 M Gallons In Sewer Overflows To Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials say heavy rains over the last week sent 10 million gallons of stormwater mixed with sewer water into Baltimore’s streams and harbor. 130 more words

News

When the stormwater systems fail

Yesterday I went to see a soccer game at the newly opened Audi Field, located in southeast D.C.  There also happened to be a torrential rain storm that left much of the region last night with dangerous flash floods.  289 more words