March 31, 2015
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Salem-News.com (Mar-05-2015 18:15)
Oregon Caves Open for Spring BreakSalem-News.com
Located in the northern Siskiyou Mountains, the Oregon Caves are a wonder to behold.
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Oregon Caves National Monument is gearing up for a memorable season of cave tours, school programs, children’s activities, and unexpected adventures.
Salem-News.com (Mar-03-2015 18:39)
Oregon Farm Bureau says Senate Bill 324 A Will Hurt Oregon AgricultureSpecial to Salem-News.com
The possible impact on Oregon's agriculture may be substantial.
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As the house gets ready to take a look at Senate Bill 324 A, more commonly referred to as the low carbon fuel standard bill, agricultural organizations express their concerns over SB 324 A to Oregonians.
Salem-News.com (Feb-28-2015 12:15)
Film Review of Who Are My People?Dr. Allan Hoffman (retired), Special to Salem-News.com
"Lundahl’s film captures a key transition in the history of renewable energy' ~ the ECOreport
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I was invited to review the documentary film “Who Are My People?” because of my professional familiarity with concentrating solar power technologies. I was responsible for the U.S. Department of Energy’s broad range of renewable energy electricity programs for several years during the Clinton Administration. “Who Are My People?” is well worth watching.
Salem-News.com (Feb-23-2015 21:49)
Flow Beehive Crowdfunding Beats Goal By 3,000%Bonnie King Salem-News.com
Too good to be true? Flow Hive invention delivers honey on tap directly from the hive.
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For the first time ever, there may be an easier way to extract honey from the hive. A father-son team, Stuart and Cedar Anderson, from Australia has been perfecting their idea for ten years, and it's been in use in experimental bee yards for three years. They began a Crowdfunding campaign yesterday, asking for $70,000.
Salem-News.com (Nov-28-2014 20:45)
Follow The Sand To The Real Fracking BoomJames Stafford for Salem-News.com
The frac sand business is a huge element of the US oil boom but one that very few investors know anything about.
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When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand producers are becoming the biggest behind-the-scenes beneficiaries of the American oil and gas boom.
Salem-News.com (Oct-24-2014 13:39)
U.S. Navy Preparing Supplement to the Northwest Training and Testing Draft EISSalem-News.com Staff
The Supplement to the Draft EIS/OEIS is expected in early December 2014.
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Following publication of the Draft EIS/OEIS on January 24, 2014, the U.S. Navy determined that updated training requirements would result in changes to the Proposed Action. Therefore, the U.S. Navy is preparing a Supplement to the Northwest Training and Testing (NWTT) Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS).
Salem-News.com (Oct-21-2014 22:18)
New Ocean Partnership to Improve Awareness of Oregon`s Marine Reserves and Protected AreasSalem-News.com Staff
The Oregon Marine Reserves Partnership engages the public and invites their participation.
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A new partnership focused on sharing information, promoting science and cooperative research, and engaging citizens in Oregon’s marine reserves and protected areas has launched.
Salem-News.com (Sep-18-2014 20:42)
Mobilize and Organize to Stop and Prevent Planet Fever!William Nicholas Gomes, Human Rights Ambassador, Salem-News.com
334 organisations have signed the statement against the corporate capture of the UN Climate Summit
When we, as human beings, get a fever, we immediately get worried and take action. After all, we know that if our body temperature rises to 1.5ºC, let alone 2ºC [3.6 ºF] above the normal average, there can be severe damage, while an increase of 4-6ºC [7.2-10.8 ºF] or more can cause a comatose situation and even death.
Salem-News.com (Sep-16-2014 18:33)
Portland: Health Advisory Issued for Willamette RiverSalem-News.com
Visual observation of scum on river from southern end of Ross Island to Fremont Bridge
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The Oregon Health Authority is issuing a health advisory today, September 16, based on visual observation of scum on the Willamette River, extending from the southern end of Ross Island downstream to the Fremont Bridge in Multnomah County.
Salem-News.com (Sep-16-2014 11:38)
Over 2 Trillion Becquerels of Radioactive Waste in Pacific in Only 10 MonthsDavid Gutierrez / Global Research
This enormous amount of Radioactive Waste flowed from Fukushima Plant into the Pacific Ocean
At least 2 trillion becquerels’ worth of radioactive material flowed from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into the Pacific Ocean between August 2013 and May 2014, plant operator Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has admitted.