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K-State professor leads group making recommendation on climate change mitigation

Here is the link to the article (also below) on the website WASHINGTON – The latest assessment of global climate change is out and scientists from around the world have recommended changes including some in agriculture, forestry and other land use designed to
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CEP ED Dorothy Barnett Talks Politics on Rachael Maddow

Rachel Maddow talks with Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director of the Climate and Energy Project, about the push by conservative allies against solar and other renewable energy in Oklahoma. Here is the link to the interview: Great job to Dorothy and all who
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State Task Force to Work On Action Plan for Fracking Induced Earthquakes

The Induced Seismicity State Task Force will accept comments on the DRAFT State Action Plan for potential induced seismicity [Earthquakes] through 5:00 p.m., Friday May 16, 2014.  Comments should reference State Action Plan for potential induced seismicity and may be sent to the Kansa
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EarthFest VI on Saturday, April 19 in Herman Hill Park, Wichita, KS

EarthFest VI will be held in Herman Hill Park, 101 West Pawnee Street, Wichita.  See the flyer below for information about the event. Earthfest VI Flyer
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EPA to propose rule change for Clean Water Act

Kansas Sierra Club Water quality chair Elaine Giessel is quoted in the story from the Kansas Health Institute. By Trevor Graff KHI News Service April 9, 2014 TOPEKA — The Environmental Protection Agency is clarifying its definition of which waters are protected under the Clean Water A
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