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What businesses should know about the evolution of rural solar 23.1.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Solar panels may harness the sun’s energy in the same way that plants do, but while some rural residents view them as another revenue-enhancing crop, others see them more as weed-like nuisances that threaten their pastoral way of life.
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Waiter, There’s a Climate Surcharge in My Soup 20.1.2020 Mother Jones
American restaurant diners don’t usually blink before adding an extra 15-20 percent tip onto their bills. In recent years, San Francisco’s eaters have even (mostly) grown accustomed to paying up to six percent extra for dinner to offset the cost of the city’s mandated healthcare program. Starting in January, at a smattering of high-end joints, […]
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The Netherlands Is Sinking and Here’s Why 19.1.2020 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in Undark and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. The Netherlands often stop to take selfies in front of one of the country’s more than 1,000 windmills. Afterward, they might taste one of the many varieties of cheese for which the nation is famous. But most are unaware […]
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Outbreak of E. coli in Salinas Valley romaine lettuce is over, CDC says 16.1.2020 LA Times: Business

It's safe to eat romaine lettuce again after E. coli scare, according to the CDC.

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Could abandoned agricultural lands help save the planet? 14.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Some researchers contend there is an opportunity for ecological restoration that could help fight climate change and stem the loss of biodiversity.
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California could soon have a new state park, but governor won't say where 11.1.2020 LA Times: Environment

Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed $20 million Friday to purchase new parkland. He won't say where, but a likely candidate is a 51,000-acre ranch on sale near Livermore.

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She's trained Beyoncé and Jay-Z. Now, she's got an Aarmy 10.1.2020 LA Times: Health

It's not too late to get those New Year's wellness resolutions in motion. Here are some options:

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Ethan Brown went vegan, but missed fast food. So he started a revolution 8.1.2020 LA Times: Business

Beyond Meat is changing the way people eat. Can it live up to its founder's wildest dreams?

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Black farmers embrace and implement solutions for climate resiliency 8.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
"Our duty as earthkeepers is to call the exiled carbon back into the land and to bring the soil life home," said Larisa Jacobson, co-director of Soul Fire Farm.
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Southern California: New ways to connect with nature in the new year 3.1.2020 LA Times: Health

Look for owl chicks, explore tidepools and count sheep to boost your outdoors time in the new year.

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Statistic of the decade: 8.4 million soccer fields of land deforested in the Amazon 3.1.2020 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
That’s equivalent to about 10.3 million American football fields.
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How 16 initiatives are changing urban agriculture through tech and innovation 2.1.2020 GreenBiz.com
From high-tech indoor farms in France and Singapore to mobile apps connecting urban growers and eaters in India and the United States, here are more than a dozen initiatives using tech, entrepreneurship, and social innovation to change urban agriculture.
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Trump's plans to strip clean water protections leave New Mexico fearing pollution and health risks 31.12.2019 LA Times: Environment

The Trump administration's plans to weaken clean water protections would lift limits on how much pollution can be dumped into small streams and wetlands, a move that could threaten arid Western states. In New Mexico, the Clean Water Act will essentially cease to exist.

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This Texas family supports the Border Patrol — but could lose land to Trump's wall 18.12.2019 LA Times: Nation

Generations of Mauricio Vidaurri's family have served their country. But they fear President Trump's border wall will separate them from their roots.

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One ranch, 26 wolves killed: Fight over endangered predators divides ranchers and conservationists 18.12.2019 LA Times: Environment

Wolf advocates accuse Diamond M Ranch of exposing its cows to attacks as they graze. The rancher denies goading wolves, but opposes the species' recovery.

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Maison Margiela fragrances and Please Do Not Enter pop up at South Coast Plaza 12.12.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

It's the season for new pop-ups including Lord Jones, Choose Love and Beams Japan. Plus, check out a selection of fashion products new to the market.

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7 amazing Colorado hot tubs to warm you up this winter 10.12.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
No winter staycation or weekend trip in Colorado is complete without a soak.
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Big money is building a new kind of national park to protect Montana's prairie 9.12.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
In Montana, a former Silicon Valley entrepreneur wants to create a massive, privately funded public park. Some ranchers oppose the American Prairie Reserve and say they can better conserve the land.
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Colorado metro districts and developers create billions in debt, leaving homeowners with soaring tax bills 5.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A Denver Post investigation into the workings of metro districts found a governmental system that operates without the usual oversight of voters, restrictions on conflicts of interest, or the usual checks and balances to ensure communities won't spiral into insolvency.
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Actor Billy Campbell parts with longtime home in Pacific Palisades 23.11.2019 LA Times: Business

Actor Billy Campbell of "Dynasty" and "The Rocketeer" fame has sold his longtime home in Pacific Palisades for $3.5 million.

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