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Delta Dispatches: In Search of Louisiana’s Mysterious Marsh Bird 10.11.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Delta Dispatches: In Search of Louisiana’s Mysterious Marsh Bird
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Private Equity Pillage: Grocery Stores and Workers At Risk 26.10.2018 American Prospect
This article appears in the Fall 2018 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here .  Since 2015 seven major grocery chains, employing more than 125,000 workers, have filed for bankruptcy. The media has blamed “disruptors”—low-cost competitors like Walmart and high-end markets like Whole Foods, now owned by Amazon. But the real disruptors in this industry are the private equity owners who were behind all seven bankruptcies. They have extracted millions from grocery stores in the last five years—funds that could have been used to upgrade stores, enhance products and services, and invest in employee training and higher wages. As with the bankruptcies of common household names like Toys “R” Us, private equity owners throw companies they own into unsustainable debt in order to capture high returns for themselves and their investors. If the company they have starved of resources goes broke, they’ve already made their bundle. This is all perfectly legal. It should not be. The bankrupted private ...
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Protecting wetlands helps communities reduce damage from hurricanes and storms 23.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Safeguarding coastal wetlands is a cost-effective way to prevent flooding and storm damage.
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New Jersey's cranberry kings hope surpluses and tariffs don't bog them down 19.10.2018 Philly.com News
Cranberries are the fourth most valuable crop in New Jersey, valued at $21.2 million.
Delta Dispatches: Experiencing Coastal Culture 16.10.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Delta Dispatches: Experiencing Coastal Culture
5 Places in Plaquemines Parish Building Land Because of the Mississippi River 10.10.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
5 Places in Plaquemines Parish Building Land Because of the Mississippi River
Brazilian Swamp Drainer 9.10.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
A conservative populist charges ahead in the presidential race.
442 acres of NJ cranberry farm preserved; will open to public but close to ATVs 2.10.2018 Philly.com News
The land once owned by the Birches Cranberry Company includes 5.5 miles of streams, including the pristine Burrs Mill Brook, a tributary of the Rancocas Creek. As such, Burrs Mill Brook feeds into the Delaware River watershed, a network of waterways that feed the region's main river. The foundation bought the land to protect wildlife and water quality.
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New Poll Shows Louisianians’ Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for Coastal Restoration 27.9.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
New Poll Shows Louisianians’ Overwhelming Bipartisan Support for Coastal Restoration
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Airports at water's edge battle rising sea levels 25.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Many major airports are on low-lying coastal land where flooding is getting worse. They're building walls, berms and other barriers to try to keep planes and people moving.
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Pa. Senate: Swamp creatures or saviors of clergy abuse victims? | Maria Panaritis 25.9.2018 Philly.com News
The Catholic Church in Pennsylvania does not want many clergy abuse victims to sue. The House of Representatives does. Justice for victims rests now with a great friend of the church - the Republican-controlled Pennsylvania Senate.
Coming up: Draining the swamp 20.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
Guests will talk about President Trump's pre-election promises.
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A Cornerstone for Coastal Restoration: The Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion 12.9.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
A Cornerstone for Coastal Restoration: The Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion
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Delta Dispatches: Coastal Innovators 17.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Delta Dispatches: Coastal Innovators
Environmental impact bonds hold promise for financing coastal resilience 17.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Environmental impact bonds hold promise for financing coastal resilience
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How Environmental Impact Bonds Can Help Louisiana Restore its Coast Better, Faster, and for Less Money 16.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
How Environmental Impact Bonds Can Help Louisiana Restore its Coast Better, Faster, and for Less Money
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Get ready for the Newton Lake dredging project in South Jersey | Kevin Riordan 11.8.2018 Philly.com News
The $25 million, 18-month undertaking is the biggest in the history of the Camden County Park System.
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The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana receives environmental offsets from the Ecological Society of America 7.8.2018 EcoTone
NEW ORLEANS, LA. — The Ecological Society of America (ESA) will donate over $17,500  to the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL) to offset the environmental costs of the Society’s 103rd Annual Meeting, held this year in New Orleans, LA. More than 3,500 attendees convene from across the globe this week to impart, discuss, and share ...
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Explore the Largest Coastal Restoration Project Completed In Louisiana's History 2.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Explore the Largest Coastal Restoration Project Completed In Louisiana's History
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Philadelphia Fusion's strong finish shows how e-sports can fill arena seats 31.7.2018 Philly.com News
The Philadelphia Fusion e-sports team lost in the Overwatch League grand finals, but it's just the beginning for the team - and the e-sports franchise as a whole.
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