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Virginia Gets Country's First Wind Energy Research Lease in Federal Waters
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, energy, environment, GoodNews, green, habitat, nature, oceans, politics, Sustainabililty, business, americans, consumers, economy, energy, environment, investing, news, SustainableDevelopment )

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The agreement with the federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will enable Dominion Virginia Power to move forward with its plans to erect a pair of 6-megawatt test turbines on the Outer Continental Shelf, about 24 nautical miles east of the...
A Few Ways to Improve Virginia's Eastern Shore
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, conservation, destruction, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, oceans, protection, water, business, economy, energy, environment, ethics, investing, money, news, society )

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Here are a few things I would like to see happen on the Shore, although I doubt very much it will happen in my lifetime: The seawall at Wallops Island extended out a quarter- to half-mile more, using rocks. The rocks would barely be visible at high tide.
Imagine a World Where Borders Are Based on Nature and Culture, Not Politics and War | Alternet
Environment  (tags: world, weather, water, wildlife, trees, Sustainabililty, pollution, oceans, nature, humans, habitat, environment, ecosystems, forests, endangered )

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Guided by watersheds, mountains and local knowledge, bioregionalism is a logical way to create boundaries.
Modern Life Is a Frightening Experiment in How Much Exposure We Can Take From Toxic Chemicals | Alternet
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, habitat, ecosystems, destruction, environment, Sustainabililty, nature, science, research, pollution, protection, politics, humans, government, energy, endangered )

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A new documentary reveals how the $770 billion chemical industry is pumping dangerous substances into our lives.
Save The Leuser Ecosystem
Environment  (tags: rainforest destruction, palm oil industry, animals, conservation, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, politics, protection, trees, water, wildlife, world )

- 15 hours ago -
A moratorium is urgently needed to halt the destruction of rainforests and peatlands for palm oil expansion in this global biodiversity hotspot.
Cocoa Beach Students Help the Environment
Environment  (tags: conservation, destruction, students, teachers, ecosystems, endangered, environment, GoodNews, habitat, humans, nature, oceans, protection, water, activists, children, culture, humans, interesting )

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Environmental Awareness Day, March 7, was celebrated by Cocoa Beach Jr/Sr High students who, along with teachers, volunteered their time that Saturday morning doing a beach clean up at the end of Minutemen Causeway and then going back to the...

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