Tag: San Francisco Bay Delta

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, October 10

Written by | October 10th, 2012

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Ski season is upon us – who’s ready to ski on some sewage?

  1. An Arizona ski resort will be the first to make artificial snow from sewage; effluent ready to be sprayed by Thanksgiving. (Green)
  2. Scientists in California want to restore an inland delta, but there’s a problem: no one knows what it used to look like. (NPR)
  3. Want to feel good about playing video games? How about gaming for Rainforests! (Mongabay)
  4. If we classify snow leopards as “domesticated” will that save them? One expert says yes. (National Geographic)
  5. Mom and baby orangutans were relocated and saved from starvation in Sumatra. (Huffington Post)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, December 16

Written by | December 16th, 2010

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Have you been reducing your energy use? Really? This morning’s 5 news links are cool, green and enlightening:

  1. The year in review for water. (Treehugger)
  2. Check out this video documenting the discovery of a new lemur species in Madagascar. (BBC)
  3. Efforts to fix the San Francisco Bay Delta are as fragile as the delta itself. (NY Times)
  4. Why it’s not too late to save polar bears. Yes we can! (Wired)
  5. Does energy efficiency actually cut energy use? And if not, then what will? (Grist)
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