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Green Space Archive: April, 2012
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Trees, trees -- new plantings everywhere
Fri, Apr 27, 2012, 6:57 PM
It's certainly been a busy Arbor Day. By day's end, thousands of newbies will be in the region and not far beyond, beginning to soak up carbon...
Ozone season -- cough, cough -- begins today
Thu, Apr 26, 2012, 12:42 PM
How nice to have cloudy weather today, which is the first day of ozone season. Maybe it will be auspicious and we'll have fewer red alert...
"Rock snot" blooms in Upper Delaware
Wed, Apr 25, 2012, 6:00 AM
Look out fishermen. "Rock snot" appears to be distressingly alive and well in the Upper Delaware. Officials knew the stuff, an algae more...
Three hatchlings in Franklin Institute hawk nest
Tue, Apr 24, 2012, 2:36 PM
Let the distractions begin! The red-tailed hawks that for several years have inhabited a nest on a third-floor window ledge of the Franklin...
Act 13: State official disputes "plain language" analysis
Tue, Apr 24, 2012, 6:13 PM
On Monday, the state environmental group, Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future, issued an analysis of the state's new natural gas law, Act 13...
Springside, Radnor named national green schools
Mon, Apr 23, 2012, 2:59 PM
Earlier today, the Obama Administration named 78 schools as winners in the inaugural "Green Ribon Schools" program sponsored by the education...
"Plain language" guide to PA's natural gas law
Mon, Apr 23, 2012, 3:24 PM
Act 13, the Pennsylvania legislature's first attempt to update its old oil and gas regulations to incorporate the new frontier of natural gas...
Earth MONTH? Okay. So check out Enviro Fair
Mon, Apr 9, 2012, 3:32 PM
We are now, apparently, deep into "Earth Month." I vaguely recall that "Earth Day" became "Earth Week" because when April 22 didn't fall on...
Environmental Site of the Day
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