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  • California Brown Pelican
    Free Bolsa Chica Wetlands Tour
    Established in 1990, the Bolsa Chica Wetlands is a private, not-for-profit organization that offers hands-on education in ecological and environmental conservation.With more than 1400 acres of undeveloped wetlands, migratory birds, including some...
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    Honda develops Honda Smart Ecological Paint process
    Honda recently announced that they have developed a new smart ecological paint process. Most conventional paint systems used by other car manufacturers use a 4 stage system which includes (1) electrodeposition coat , (1) middle primer coating, (1)...
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    Volusia County ECHO Ranger program now accepting advanced registration
    The Volusia County ECHO Ranger program is now accepting advanced registration for the 2012-13 program. Volusia County's ECHO Ranger program provides hands-on experiences for children through the county's many Ecological, Cultural, Heritage...
  • Aquarena Center, San Marcos, Texas
    Aquarena Center, San Marcos, Texas
    You’ll take a step back in time, but with a view to the future, when you visit the Aquarena Center in San Marcos, Texas, operated by Texas State University. Some archaeologists believe the area is North America’s oldest continually...
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    Lake Charles: A Jewel in Southwest Louisiana - Part 5
    To start from part one of our journey to Lake Charles click here. Southwest Louisiana Puts the “Great” in the Great Outdoors In our earlier Southwest Louisiana adventures we delved into its early history, historic neighborhood,...
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    Green gifts that forego gas guzzling!
    Gathering green gifts can be grueling. Together with the trying task of totting toddlers to and fro is tantamount to terrifying. So, some savvy shopkeeps have saved you the stress and secured your sanity, while sizing down your shipping fees to $4...
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    University of Washington partners with NOAA to study ocean and atmosphere
    Flooding blamed for at least one death in Texas. 11 inches of rain has lead to several evacuations in the San Antonio, TX area. Bridge collapse due to a surging creek from rising waters in Boulder Canyon, Colorado. Two EF-1 tornadoes touched down...
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    BP's last attempt Top Kill a big risk; another spill occurs in Alaska; live videos
    Severe weather threat exist today across northern New England and along the front ranges of the Rocky Mountains from Montana to New Mexico. Large hail, high winds, and tornadoes are the threats. On Tuesday May 25, 2010, 21 tornadoes were reported...
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    Oil spill encounters loop current; 20 tar balls found along the beach in Key West; tar ball photo
    **BREAKING** A 5.1 magnitude earthquake has just hitsouthern California. The quake struck approximately 11 miles east of Ocotillo, CA. No injuries reported. U.S. Coast Guard releases photo of the tar ball found along the beaches of the Florida...
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    Oil spill exceeds 4 million gallons; BP shares down $11; whose to blame? oil forecast
    'Top hat' device reaches ocean floor in latest bid to stop Gulf oil leak. 6 dolphins were washed up and found dead on Ship Island Tuesday. TX, OK, KS, MO, IL, IN, KY, OH, WV, VA, and MD are all in for severe weather today. SPC has included the...