February 28, 2017
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Salem-News.com (Feb-13-2017 18:41)
Stranded Loggerhead Sea Turtle Passes AwaySalem-News.com
Loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) are one of the rarer species of sea turtle to strand on Oregon beaches
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The cold-stunned loggerhead sea turtle that came to the Oregon Coast Aquarium Sunday morning has unfortunately succumbed to its injuries.
Salem-News.com (Feb-02-2017 12:04)
The Oil War Is Only Just Getting StartedTsvetana Paraskova for Oilprice.com
In the next couple of months, official production figures will point to who's winning this round of the oil wars.
It's been a month now that investors and analysts have been closely watching two main drivers for oil prices: how OPEC is doing with the supply-cut deal, and how U.S. shale is responding to fifty-plus-dollar oil with rebounding drilling activity.
Salem-News.com (Jan-26-2017 17:34)
USGS Uses State-of-the-Art Science to Estimate Nutrient and Suspended-Sediment Loads in the Klamath BasinSalem-News.com
They can estimate phosphorus and suspended-sediment loads to Upper Klamath Lake.
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Large algal blooms are attributed to high phosphorus concentrations in the lake during the summer causing numerous water-quality problems.
Salem-News.com (Jan-26-2017 16:54)
Business Group Condemns Pipeline ApprovalsSalem-News.com Business
The pipelines will primarily benefit the bottom line of the fossil fuel industry.
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Trump signed executive orders on Tuesday clearing the way for pipeline construction to proceed under terms his administration will negotiate.
Salem-News.com (Jan-19-2017 12:30)
Educational Family Trips in the USSalem-News.com Business
Reduce stress and enjoy the trip by planning activities ahead.
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Fun family days out and breaks away with your kids are a chance to make wonderful memories, and they also provide a great educational opportunity for your offspring!
Salem-News.com (Dec-30-2016 11:48)
Is Global Warming a Chinese Hoax?Ralph E. Stone Salem-News.com
Global warming is no longer about science; it is now a political, economic, social debate.
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President-elect Donald Trump has called climate change a Chinese hoax, vowed to dismantle America's climate and clean energy policies, and appointed climate deniers with ties to the fossil fuel industry to his transition team and Cabinet.
Salem-News.com (Dec-16-2016 16:00)
U.S. Veterans Made History at Standing RockTim King Special to Salem-News.com
Thousands of veterans joined the Standing Rock Sioux in an unprecedented show of force that brought an end to the Dakota Access Pipeline.
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The event at Standing Rock is giving life to a movement of American people whose unified voice can rise above the grinding of bulldozers and the screams of injured protesters.
Salem-News.com (Dec-04-2016 15:30)
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe`s Statement on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Decision to Not Grant EasementSalem-News.com
NO ACCESS! But the fight is not over.
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The following statement was released by Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II:
Salem-News.com (Dec-04-2016 11:52)
DAPL: Sec of Army Announced the Easement has been DENIEDBonnie King Salem-News.com
"We will not fight tonight, we will dance!" -Rami Bald Eagle, Cheyenne River Lakota Tribal Leader
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Moments ago, the Secretary of the Army contacted tribal leaders and announced the easement has been denied.
Salem-News.com (Nov-17-2016 16:10)
Water Positioned as a Top Challenge in Fight Against Climate Change at COP22Salem-News.com
World Water Council emphasizes the need to create synergies as pillars for water security and to do justice to the African continent
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Following the inauguration of the first Global Climate Action Day for Water in the history of the UNFCCC, the World Water Council, through the voice of Honorary President Loïc Fauchon, presents today the outcomes of those discussions held during 9 November’s “Water Day.”