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New World Resources expands copper resources in Arizona, drilling to go even deeper

The copper resource potential of New World Resources’ (ASX: NWC) Antler project “keeps getting better” as exploration continues more than a kilometer from surface. This quote from the company follows a high-grade intersection from the deepest hole drilled to date. 1057.2m down hole, last intersection assayed 21.3m 3.3% copper, 4.4% zinc, 1.4% lead, 64.8 grams […]

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How Eugene can prevent toxic fiascos like JH Baxter’s from happening again

When JH Baxter closed in January, the community heralded a new era of cleaner air and more livable neighborhoods. This creosote chemical company polluted nearby communities for seven decades. The day after the factory closed, neighbors could suddenly take a breath of fresh air without coughing, headaches, or nausea. Like the black, tarry stain of […]

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The Water Board needs new faces. Elect Cantrell, Eisenberg

Click here for a full list of our election recommendations. The problems in the Santa Clara Valley water district keep getting worse. Projects over budget. The largest reservoir in the district has emptied due to earthquake risk. About $100 million in flood damage due to failed preparations for heavy rains. Delay in water conservation measures […]

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Members of the IPA visit the Railway Police Central Office

LAHORE: Members of the International Police Association (IPA) from the Punjab region paid a visit to the Central Police Office Railways on Friday. PSO at IG Railways Umar Maqbool briefed IPA members on the structure and modus operandi of the Railway Police. Later, IPA members and IG Rao Sardar Ali Khan Railway Police exchanged views […]

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Osino Resources Closes Minority Interest Acquisition and Files Technical Report for Twin Hills Gold Project, Namibia

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Osino Resources Corp. (TSXV: OSI) (FSE: RSR1) (OTCQX: OSIIF) (“Osino” Where “the company”) is pleased to announce that, further to its press release dated August 16, 2022, the Company has completed the acquisitions of two remaining minority interests in the mining properties comprising the Twin Hills […]

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FAIRR engages the world’s largest meat producers to fight biodiversity

The 70 billion animals in the global food system processed each year produce more than 3 billion tonnes of waste, including manure and urine. Poor manure management practices mean that much of this waste ends up polluting ecosystems and becoming a biodiversity risk – not to mention an ESG risk for the companies producing the […]

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Drought-tolerant landscaping and lasagna mulch help retired nuns turn their home into a water-saving oasis

MONROVIA (KABC) — In Monrovia, the grounds of Maryknoll Sister’s nursing home are becoming a water-saving oasis. The nuns of Maryknoll decide to get rid of their six acres of grass. The move saves water during Southern California’s ongoing drought. “The healing cry is something we respond to as well.” Sister Arlene Trant, coordinator of […]

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Dallas firefighters to rent trucks as resources continue to run low

The Dallas Fire Department plans to rent trucks by the end of the month because it does not have enough working vehicles in its fleet. The two leased ladder trucks could arrive as early as this week to help cover nine trucks that still need repairs due to mechanical issues or damage sustained in crashes, […]

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6 of the Best Houseplant Fertilizers

As most people know, plants get their food from photosynthesis, which is the process of using sunlight to turn water and carbon dioxide into food. But, just like humans, they also need micro and macronutrients to thrive. These nutrients create enzymes, regulate water and strengthen their defenses against pests and diseases. How to Fertilize Houseplants […]

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What do you know about your well water?

If you are one of the 230,000 to 290,000 people in Iowa who depend on a private well for your drinking water, and you live in one of the 90% of those households that have not tested the water from your well last year, it’s time to test. The Conservation Learning Group (CLG) and the […]

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World’s most powerful, including Joe Biden in cheap seats at Queen’s funeral

The late Queen’s funeral at Westminster Abbey was one of the largest gatherings of international royals since Queen Victoria’s funeral in 1901. There were even double portions of monarchs from some countries. King Felipe of Spain and Queen Letizia were there with his father, former King Juan Carlos, and his mother, former Queen Sofia. The […]

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Indiana Resources (ASX:IDA) Confirms REE Discovery at Central Gawler, SA – The Market Herald

Subscribe Be the first with news that moves the market Indiana Resources (IDA) Reports Significant New Rare Earth Element (REE) Mineralization at Its Wholly Owned Central Gawler Project in South Australia Company receives final assays from 36 core holes completed in 2021, confirming thick concentrations of REE accumulations along eight strike kilometers Air core samples […]

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From wetland to wasteland? Danger threatens the fragile Sundarbans – The Organization for World Peace

As anthropogenic exploitation of the environment persists, fragile ecosystems struggle to survive. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Sundarbans are home to the largest contiguous mangrove forests. Located in the tidal active lower deltaic plain of the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna basin, the Sundarbans span the Indian state of West Bengal and neighboring Bangladesh. West Bengal contains about […]

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Flaming Gorge falls as drought hits higher on the Colorado River

Nick Gann fishes in Firehole Canyon Aug. 5 on the northeast rim of Flaming Gorge Reservoir, Wyoming. A boating and fishing paradise on the Utah-Wyoming line, Flaming Gorge is starting to feel the effects of the mega-drought that has plagued the southwestern United States for two decades (Rick Bowmer, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 6-7 […]

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Taiwanese teams win four medals in tug of war

Taiwanese teams on Thursday clinched four silver medals in the open club competition at the Tug-of-War Holten in the Netherlands, a warm-up event for this weekend’s world championship. The silver medals were won by Taiwanese clubs in the mixed weight categories 580 kg, U18 male 560 kg, female 500 kg and U23 mixed 560 kg. […]

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Pan African Resources’ 9.9 MW solar power plant in South Africa saves $170,000 a month on gold mine electricity bill

Pan African Resources, a medium-sized, Africa-focused gold producer with production capacity of over 170,000 ounces of gold per year, has just reported its annual results for the year ended June 2022. The Pan African Resources’ website states that it owns and operates a portfolio of quality, low-cost operations and projects located in South Africa. In […]

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Flipping the US Farm Bill Right Sided Will Be Better for Kansas, Farmers and the Environment

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of expanding the conversation about how public policy affects the daily lives of people across our state. Paul Johnson is an organic market gardener and Kansas Rural Center policy analyst and advocate. Zack Pistora is chairman of the KRC board of directors and […]

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Ditch Design Options – Ohio Ag Net

By Jon Witter, Jessica D’Ambrosio and Justin McBride A grant program through H2Ohio was recently announced by the Ohio Department of Agriculture to support the installation of two-stage ditches in counties draining to the western basin of Lake Erie. The program will be administered by the Ohio Department of Agriculture through the County Soil and […]

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Northland News Brief: Ongoing fundraising for the Muscular Dystrophy Association

Whangārei boy Eli Barnes rides 1km for the city’s Muscular Dystrophy Association on Saturday. Photo / Provided SUP150922NADeli1.JPG Whangārei boy Eli Barnes runs 1km for the town’s Muscular Dystrophy Association on Saturday. Photo / Provided This weekend, Eli Barnes runs 1km for the Muscular Dystrophy Association in Whangārei on Saturday at noon. The rolling event, […]

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McLaren Resources completes first phase of diamond exploration drill program on its McCool gold property

Toronto, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – September 14, 2022) – McLaren Resources Inc. (CSE: MCL) (FSE: 3ML) (“McLaren” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed a phase one diamond exploration drill program on its 100% owned McCool gold property, which is located in the prolific Timmins gold region in northeast Ontario, Canada, where […]

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Summit Soil and Water needs help collecting milkweed pods

The Ohio Pollinator Habitat Initiative is asking residents for help in the seventh year of collecting milkweed pods, according to the Summit Soil and Water Conservation District. The project started in 2015 as a pilot project in seven counties. Since the first year, volunteers have collected approximately 5,000 gallons of common milkweed pods, totaling over […]

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Nalco Water to deliver water treatment works for Shell Jurong Island

Nalco Water, Ecolab’s water and process management business, will design, build, operate, own and maintain a new water treatment plant at Shell Jurong Island, a chemical manufacturing site. The plant is expected to start operations in July 2023 and is expected to contribute to Shell’s water conservation ambition. Ecolab will oversee the design and construction […]

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Talent Managers Association Announces Nominees for 2022 Heller Awards

After an extended hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Heller Awards will return in person on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at the Taglyan Complex in Los Angeles. Presented by the Talent Managers Association, the awards honor distinguished individuals for excellence in the talent representation and casting industries in honor of TMA co-founder Seymour Heller. […]

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Carroll Hires New HR Director – Conduit Street

Carroll County has hired Kristy Bixler as its director of human resources following the impending retirement of longtime director Kim Frock. Carroll County has hired Kristy Bixler to replace outgoing human resources director Kim Frock. Bixler officially joined County in his new role on September 8, 2022. Bixler, who is from York County, Pennsylvania, is […]

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WATER MISFORTUNE – Los Angeles Business Journal

Business slowed at C&S Nursery Inc. in Baldwin Hills.Cristian Rosales, who owns the business with his brother Santiago, said the slowdown this summer was due to customers’ reluctance to buy new plants. “With the (watering) restrictions, they don’t want to risk the plant dying on them if they can’t water it properly,” Rosales said. Strict […]

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1 dead after the sinking of a motorboat on Saturday

One person died and several others were injured after a motorboat capsized in the Grand Canyon over the weekend, National Park Service officials said Sunday. Grand Canyon Park Service officials received a report of an “overturned motorboat” at the Colorado River’s Bedrock Rapid shortly after 2 p.m. local time on Saturday, according to a tweet […]

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The former colonies compete for the queen

By CARA ANNA, DANICA COTO and RODNEY MUHUMUZA, Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Upon taking the throne in 1952, Queen Elizabeth II inherited millions of subjects around the world, many of whom did not want her. Today, in the former colonies of the British Empire, his death arouses complicated feelings, including anger. Beyond official […]

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8 Emotional Support and Self-Care Apps and Resources for Women

There is an ever-growing collection of apps to provide personal care and emotional support to help cope with the stresses and strains of modern life. Some of them are specially designed for women. Here are some of the best online apps and resources that offer women help and support to help them through all stages […]

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Dry soil benefits Arkansas crops

Recent rainfall in the south is improving topsoil moisture levels slightly, but Arkansas is still relatively dry, and that’s not a bad thing during harvest season. It’s time for farmers in Arkansas to start harvesting some crops and they need dry conditions or it could delay the process, said Mike Daniels, a scientist with the […]

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Utility company recommends water conservation in the face of drought

Danbury’s West Lake Reservoir, which serves the west side of the city. The city’s water supply was at about 72% capacity on August 31, compared to 100% in April/May this year. H John Voorhees III / Hearst Connecticut Media Connecticut Water, a utility company that serves 60 communities statewide, is urging residents to consider or […]

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Beware of RGC Resources (NASDAQ: RGCO) and its Returns on Capital

If you’re not sure where to start when looking for the next multi-bagger, there are a few key trends you should watch out for. Typically, we will want to notice a growth trend come back on capital employed (ROCE) and at the same time, a base capital employed. Basically, this means that a business has […]

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City Council considers emergency measures for water | Local News

WHITE SALMON – White Salmon councilors will consider a proposal allowing the mayor to declare a water emergency and implement mandatory conservation measures at this Wednesday’s council meeting. Proposed changes to the municipal water conservation code would give the mayor the power to declare various stages of water emergencies and implement conservation measures based on […]

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Seattle teachers on strike over pay and staffing issues

SEATTLE— The first day of classes at Seattle Public Schools on Wednesday was canceled and teachers are on strike over issues including pay, mental health support and staffing ratios for special education and multilingual students. “Nobody wants to go on strike,” Seattle Education Association president Jennifer Matter said. “But SPS left us no choice. We […]

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Major Municipal Water Providers Act on Colorado River Crisis

By water from Denver Editor’s note: We share on TAP this important announcement of august 24 major water suppliers to Colorado and other states that rely on the Colorado River. Subscribe to TAP to keep abreast of water-related issues affecting the metropolitan area and the West. A two-decade drought on the Colorado River affects 40 […]

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Proactive news headlines including Great Boulder Resources,

Sydney, Sept. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Proactive, provider of real-time news and video interviews on growth companies listed in Australia, has covered the following companies: Great Boulder Resources Ltd (ASX:GBR) is rising high after showing 15 meters at 35.82 g/t gold in reverse circulation (RC) drilling at the Mulga Bill deposit at the Side […]

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Scorched Earth and Soil Rx

By Tery Susman, UC Master Gardener of Mariposa County. MARIPOSE — Forest fires can create immediate and potentially long-term soil erosion. However, there are several ways to alleviate this problem after a fire. The following was adapted from the California Native Plant Society’s fire recovery guide. 1. Leave the mess; keep it safe. Soil protection, […]

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CIEF 2022 opens, and nearly 9,000 projects from around the world participate online

GUANGZHOU, China, September 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fair 2022 (CIEF 2022) themed “Science and Technology Innovation for Smart Future” kicked off in Canton on September 2. This year’s CIEF will last three days from September 2 to 4. CIEF 2022 is co-organized by China Association for Science and Technology, National Development […]

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Rising salinity threatens rice crops on Southeast Asia’s sunken coast

Slab Ta Aon Village, Kampot Province, Cambodia/Long An Province, Vietnam/Washington — Prak Nhorn has no hope for his rice harvest this year. “When I transplant seedlings, they die. The salt is still in the ground,” said the village farmer from Slab Ta Aon, a riverside village about 150 kilometers southwest of Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh. […]

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Upgrade allows Las Vegas Valley Water District to track usage in real time

The Las Vegas Valley Water District is nearing completion with a planned upgrade to its water metering system that will allow the utility to track water use in the Valley closer to real time and conserve some extra water along the way. The new advanced metering program will allow the water district to receive data […]

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Why the Canadian Hockey Association is losing government support and sponsors right now

Individual players from Canada’s 2018 U20 Gold Team have faced serious allegations.imago / buildbyron 29.06.2022, 09:5729.06.2022, 10:01 It was a parenthesis a few days ago: the officials of the Canadian Ice Hockey Association (Hockey Canada) had to turn to the government in Ottawa and raise questions about the use of state subsidies. But there’s more […]

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Student Resources: Office of Non-Traditional Student Services

Job : September 01, 2022 | Author: Abbie Cochrane | Reading time: 2 minutes No matter what phase of life you find yourself in, Southern Utah University offers education and enrichment that will help you thrive. With the help of the Office of Non-Traditional Student Services, returning students have many resources to help them graduate. […]

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The Chameleon Plant – Columbia Star

The non-native chameleon plant is an invasive, fast-growing ground cover that thrives wherever and wherever it takes root. A neighbor showed me a plant brought back by his wife from a trip to Pennsylvania. The donors assured him that “the plant grows well everywhere and anywhere”. He asked me to identify it and its landscape […]