User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-National
Category: Water Quality :: Wetlands
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Butterfly on a bomb range: How scientists have made the Endangered Species Act work 20.11.2019 LA Times: Environment

Nearly 1,500 species have been protected by the U.S. Endangered Species Act, and only 11 have gone extinct. When laws are enforced, species can be saved.

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Endangered Species Act at work in protecting butterflies at Fort Bragg’s artillery range 19.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
In the unlikely setting of the world’s most populated military installation, amid all the regimented chaos, you’ll find the Endangered Species Act at work.
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Pam Bondi Dives Into the Swamp 7.11.2019 Mother Jones
Pam Bondi, a former Florida attorney general and more recently a lobbyist at a firm with extensive ties to President Donald Trump, will join the White House communications staff temporarily to help with messaging during the ongoing impeachment inquiry, according to reports Wednesday. Talk about a revolving door. In September 2013, the Donald J. Trump […]
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Bringing the world’s buried wetlands back from the dead 5.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The ghosts are all around the gently rolling farmlands of eastern England. But you have to know where to look.
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Delta Dispatches – Barrier Islands with BOEM and Rougarou Fest 12.10.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Delta Dispatches – Barrier Islands with BOEM and Rougarou Fest
Maurepas Swamp Diversion Selected as Priority in Gulf Restoration Plan 9.10.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Maurepas Swamp Diversion Selected as Priority in Gulf Restoration Plan
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Maurepas Swamp Diversion Selected as Priority in Gulf Restoration Plan 9.10.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Maurepas Swamp Diversion Selected as Priority in Gulf Restoration Plan
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How the trade war crushed a growing Chinese market for U.S. cranberries 6.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The U.S. spent millions to get China to embrace the unknown fruit — and it did. Now, tariffs have driven China to buy its cranberries from other countries, leaving U.S. farmers in the lurch.
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MRGO Closure Has a Greater Impact on Coastal Restoration and Recovery Than Ever Imagined 5.10.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
MRGO Closure Has a Greater Impact on Coastal Restoration and Recovery Than Ever Imagined
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National Estuaries Week 2019: Why it Matters and How to Celebrate 17.9.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
National Estuaries Week 2019: Why it Matters and How to Celebrate
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Trump administration drops Obama-era water protection rule 13.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The Trump administration on Thursday revoked an Obama-era regulation that shielded many U.S. wetlands and streams from pollution but was opposed by developers and farmers who said it hurt economic development and infringed on property rights.
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Color coordinating: How urban green infrastructure can build resilience 10.9.2019 GreenBiz.com
We need to promote natural “green” infrastructure such as forests, wetlands, and urban green spaces that can reduce risks from natural disasters.
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Silence, devastation mark town devastated by Dorian - but some are staying 8.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Nearly a week after disaster roared in from the sea, much of Marsh Harbour on Abaco Island felt empty Saturday. A hot wind whistled through stands of decapitated pine trees and homes that collapsed during Hurricane Dorian. But some residents remain, and say they plan to stay and help rebuild the community.
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Delta Dispatches: Fishing Louisiana’s Coast with Chris Macaluso & Todd Masson 6.9.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Delta Dispatches: Fishing Louisiana’s Coast with Chris Macaluso & Todd Masson
When Is The 'Ghost Recon Breakpoint' Beta? Release Date, Registration and Preload for the 'Wildlands' Sequel 5.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The "Ghost Recon Breakpoint" open beta will begin on September 5 and will be available to preorders, Uplay+ subscribers and limited online registrants.
Hurricane Dorian Will Cause 'At Least' $25 Billion in Damages, Insurance Company Says 2.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The 'most expensive natural disaster' since 2017 could cost as much as $40 billion to repair if the category 5 storm makes landfall in Florida.
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This Living Shoreline Project Gives New Life to Marsh and Fisheries 23.8.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
This Living Shoreline Project Gives New Life to Marsh and Fisheries
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First New Species of North American Medicinal Leech in 40 Years Discovered 15.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Leeches are parasitic worms that feed on the blood of animals.
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Crocodile Snatches 10-year-old Boy From Boat in Front of Siblings, Child's Remains Found in Swamp 15.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The boy was killed in the southern Philippines when he was yanked into the water in front of his horrified family.
New Poll Shows Vast Majority of Louisiana Voters Concerned About Coastal Land Loss, Climate Change 14.8.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
New Poll Shows Vast Majority of Louisiana Voters Concerned About Coastal Land Loss, Climate Change
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