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Tiger Woods misses the cut as a crowd forms near the top of the leaderboard at the Genesis Open 17.2.2018 LA Times: Commentary

Patrick Cantlay, Graeme McDowell and Sam Saunders lead the field at seven under par after the incomplete second round of the Genesis Open at tricky, penal Riviera Country Club.

But they’re hardly creating any distance between themselves and their followers. Behind them are 48 golfers within seven...

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Oman Open: Chawrasia makes cut, Shubhankar misses out 16.2.2018 sportstar
Chawrasia, a two-time champion at the Hero Indian Open, is now two-under for 36 holes with rounds of 73 and 69, making him Tied-33rd.
After three years, Yosemite's Mariposa Grove of 500 giant sequoias will reopen to visitors 16.2.2018 LA Times: Commentary

The Mariposa Grove in Yosemite National Park will reopen in June after three years of restoration that brings a new way to visit the 500 giant sequoias. Travelers will park at a welcome center a few miles away and take a free shuttle to the popular grove.

Also, new trails and an accessible boardwalk...

The Energy 202: Trump did more for 'clean coal' in one week than in all of 2017 13.2.2018 Washington Post
The Energy 202: Trump did more for 'clean coal' in one week than in all of 2017
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Illegal tree cutting at county park prompts investigation 13.2.2018 AP Washington
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) -- Authorities say dozens of trees have been illegally chopped down at locations in northern Washington....
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Wildland restoration efforts intensify after recent canyon fires 10.2.2018 LA Times: Commentary

The two canyon fires that blazed through wildland and residential areas in and around Orange County this past fall left their mark on local land.

Weir Canyon, which is owned by OC Parks and partially maintained by Irvine Ranch Conservancy (IRC), is one of the areas affected by the Canyon 2 fire,...

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Once buried at ocean's bottom, ancient forest offers climate change clues 9.2.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The remarkable discovery of an intact Ice Age cypress forest in the Gulf of Mexico may reveal a lot about climate change -- the past and the future.
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Trump administration plan would roll back environmental reviews covering use of public lands 9.2.2018 Washington Post
Trump administration plan would roll back environmental reviews covering use of public lands
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As climate changes threaten California’s giant redwoods, the key to their salvation might be within them 8.2.2018 Washington Post
Weather extremes and harvesting continue to thin the ancient forests. Scientists are studying redwoods’ massive and complex genetic code as a possible way to save them.
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Homeowner group accused of tree cutting settles for $360K 6.2.2018 AP Washington
SEATTLE (AP) -- The city of Seattle will collect $360,000 from a group of West Seattle homeowners accused of having public trees cut down to improve their views....
Corporations need nature's regenerative service 2.2.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Many people do not perceive the value of wilderness areas, even though we receive life-sustaining services from them every day.
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5 ways to unlock restoration finance 31.1.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Seeding one of the most overlooked opportunities for economic growth.
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Tiger Woods grinds his way into the weekend at the Farmers Insurance Open 27.1.2018 LA Times: Commentary

Tiger Woods stalked his 90-foot eagle putt as if a victory depended on how well he could cozy it up to the hole.

In a sense, the stakes were nearly as high.

Woods was grinding Friday to make the weekend cut in the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. After he reached the par-five ninth green...

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Tiger Woods makes late push, will play the weekend at Torrey Pines 27.1.2018 Washington Post
Tiger Woods makes late push, will play the weekend at Torrey Pines
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Tiger Woods at last makes a cut 26.1.2018 The Roar

It’s been 888 days since Tiger Woods made his last cut, and he had to birdie his final hole today to break the drought. Woods’ tee shot to the par five ended up in the right rough, his long iron second finished 80 feet above the hole. He stuck his first putt stiff, and with […]

Article link: Tiger Woods at last makes a cut. Written by David Lord, on The Roar - Your Sports Opinion.

These 14 businesses are growing money on trees 25.1.2018 GreenBiz.com
Restoring degraded and deforested land is becoming a thriving economic opportunity, in the U.S and beyond.
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Bayou Bridge Pipeline Faces Mounting Legal Challenges in Louisiana 24.1.2018 Truthout.com
The Bayou Bridge pipeline will span southern Louisiana from Lake Charles, near the Texas border, to St. James, about 60 miles west of New Orleans, thus cutting through the US's largest swamp. Though Energy Transfer Partners has all the permits and permissions it needs to start work, the project still faces multiple legal challenges. Dean Wilson in the Atchafalaya Basin in front of a cypress tree in the proposed path of the Bayou Bridge pipeline. (All photos by Julie Dermansky) Help preserve a news source with integrity at its core: Donate to the independent media at Truthout. Though Energy Transfer Partners has all the permits and permissions it needs to start work on the Bayou Bridge pipeline, the project still faces multiple legal challenges.  The 162-mile pipeline, being built by the same company behind the  Dakota Access pipeline , will span southern Louisiana from Lake Charles, near the Texas border, to St. James, about 60 miles west of New Orleans. This route will cut through the Atchafalaya Basin, ...
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Chicago hospitals worry about closures, layoffs as they brace for Medicaid funding changes 21.1.2018 Chicago Tribune: Business
It wasn’t long ago that Charles Holland was giving opening-day tours of the gleaming outpatient center at St. Bernard Hospital in the Englewood neighborhood, built to bring a bevy of health care services — and optimism — to a community in need of both. A year and a half later, the carpets ...
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The Business of Planting Trees: A Growing Investment Opportunity 18.1.2018 WRI Stories
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From Tree-Planting Drones to Shade-Grown Tea: Businesses Are Making Money by Reforesting the Planet 18.1.2018 WRI Stories
From Tree-Planting Drones to Shade-Grown Tea: Businesses Are Making Money by Reforesting the Planet Comments|Add Comment|PrintRestoration in Costa Rica. Photo by Luciana Gallardo Lomeli/WRI An estimated 15 billion trees are cut down each year—more than 41 million per day. Given this pace of land degradation, it’s hard to imagine how traditional reforestation methods, which rely on the hand-planting of live seedlings, could ever keep up. BioCarbon Engineering offers another way—a device, no more... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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