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tag: river conservation

New Zealand Grants a River the Rights of Personhood

By Stephen Messenger, TreeHugger From the dawn of history, and in cultures throughout the world, humans have been prone to imbue Earth's life-giving rivers with qualities of life itself -- a fit…

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Radioactive Fish Found in Vermont

A fish taken from the Connecticut River in Vermont tested positive for strontium-90, according to a recent AP report. The fish was caught near the Yankee nuclear power plant. The local department of p…

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