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Arbor Day: Earth Day’s Wingman

Written by | April 26th, 2013

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Did you know… over its lifetime, a large tree can provide almost $6,000 worth of benefits to those that live near it? In honor of Arbor Day, we’re sharing stats and tips for how you can keep our trees alive and thriving.

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, August 31

Written by | August 31st, 2010

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The end of August means summer is almost out the door, but don’t despair…try a little cool green pick-me-up instead:

  1. Can a fortress of trees keep the encroaching desert and ocean from destroying the capital of Mauritania? (Reuters)
  2. New York’s new slogan: Bike Bedlam. (Green)
  3. An independent review finds that the IPCC needs some changes. (The New York Times)
  4. The key to coral reef survival? Microbes, says scientist. (Mongabay)
  5. Californians will have to find alternatives to the single-use plastic bag by 2012. (Christian Science Monitor)
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