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The Unsettling Attacks on Green Cities and Counties

The Unsettling Attacks on Green Cities and Counties

February 15, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Guest blog by Michael Schmitz, Executive Director of ICLEI USA Back in 2010, when Colorado gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes accused Denver’s bicycle sharing program of being part of an insidious United Nations conspiracy to take over America’s communities, a nation chuckled at the absurdity. “Cities Engage in Vast Biking Conspiracy (Shh!)” read a New York […]

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This Week’s Hot Reads

This Week’s Hot Reads

March 18, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

A UN study released this week found good and bad in climate-related conditions for Arctic creatures. Bowhead whales, white-tailed eagles, and the Atlantic Puffin are gaining in numbers. The numbers of Atlantic cod, lemmings, the brown bear and the polar bear in the western Hudson Bay are declining. Environmental Defense Fund’s “The Good Haul” study […]

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