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Dr. Ray Pierotti:  “Passive but not Aggressive: How Climate Change can Lead to Extinction.” 

Dr. Ray Pierotti:  “Passive but not Aggressive: How Climate Change can Lead to Extinction.” 

Monday, November 13, 2017 – 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dr. Ray Pierotti:  “Passive but not Aggressive: How Climate Change can Lead to Extinction.”  ECM Center, 1204 Oread Avenue, Lawrence, KS 66044 The final presentation in our year-long series of lectures and films on the climate c
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Wind Turbines Have Minimal Impacts on Greater Prairie Chickens

Wind Turbines Have Minimal Impacts on Greater Prairie Chickens By Craig Volland, Air Quality Committee Chair Greater Prairie Chickens are little bothered by wind turbines, according to researchers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, who studied 91 nests near an existing wind farm n
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Update on the Saltwater Injection Well Permit Applications in Douglas County

Update on the Saltwater Injection Well Permit Applications in Douglas County

Whew! Well, what an exciting last couple of weeks it’s been! If you’ve been out of town, here’s what’s been going on. Applications for permits to authorize saltwater injection wells on the Hadl and Thrasher leases in Douglas County were published in the Lawrence Journal-World on Octob
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KC Royals broadcaster Steve Physioc supports the Kansas Sierra Club!

Steve Physioc of the Kansas City Royals broadcast team shares his thoughts on nature, art, and the Kansas Sierra Club’s vital role in the Sunflower State. Please join Steve in supporting the Sierra Club in Kansas by clicking here! And remember, 100 percent of your donation to th
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