Transforming Risks into Cooperation
October 22, 2004 09:32 AM - OSCE/UNEP/UNDP

Environmental degradation and access to natural resources could deepen contention in areas of existing conflicts in Abkhazia, South Ossetia, Nagorno-Karabakh and adjacent regions of Azerbaijan.

Excess Fluoride Decays Teeth
October 22, 2004 09:11 AM - New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation, Inc.

Cavities rise significantly with increasing fluoride content of the drinking water, report Wondwossen and colleagues in the October 2004 dental journal, Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology.

Florida Sportsmen Call for Stronger Action on Wetlands Conservation
October 21, 2004 04:57 PM - National Wildlife Federation

Over 100 Florida hunting and angling groups, bait and tackle shops, outfitters and fishing guide operations from Key West to Pensacola are calling on elected officials and candidates to stop delaying and start acting on plans to protect, defend and restore wetlands throughout Florida and the rest of the United States.

Corporate Customers Duped By Deceptive 'Green' Labeling Scheme
October 21, 2004 04:55 PM - Rainforest Action Network

Timber industry execs to face “Hall of Shame” photo exhibit showing destructive forestry practices behind misleading SFI eco-label. Industry-backed certification fails to protect endangered old growth forests. Environmental community rejects the SFI label and warns corporate customers to beware of confusing claims.

Invasive Species Wreaking Havoc on Great Lakes Food Web, According to National Wildlife Federation Report
October 21, 2004 04:54 PM - National Wildlife Federation

The Great Lakes remain in a fight for their survival due to the devastating effects of invasive species, according to a new report by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF).

Historic Glen Alpin Residence Protected (NJ)
October 21, 2004 09:47 AM - The Trust for Public Land

The Trust for Public Land, Harding Township, and the Harding Land Trust announced today the protection of 9.5 acres, including the historic Glen Alpin residence. The land is now co-owned by the township and Harding Land Trust.

Invasive Pest Targeted By PA Agencies
October 21, 2004 09:42 AM - Pennsylvania IPM Program

An exotic pest is invading Pennsylvania at an increasing rate, while state agencies are working together to bring awareness and combat the problem.

Conservation Reserve Mismanagement Threatens Millions of Ducks
October 20, 2004 09:56 PM - National Wildlife Federation

Citing the Conservation Reserve Program’s enormous value to ducks, pheasants and many other species of ground-nesting birds, the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and six state affiliates filed a federal lawsuit here today to stop the mismanaged haying and grazing of lands in the program.

Kimpton Hotels Partners With TPL, Benefits Conservation Work
October 20, 2004 09:53 PM - The Trust for Public Land

A night's rest at a Kimpton Hotel will not only refresh you, it will help save land and create new parks.

Living Planet Report 2004 Points To Increasing Ecological Overshoot, Offers Paths To Reverse Trends
October 20, 2004 09:48 PM - Global Footprint Network

WWF International releases its Living Planet Report 2004, confirming that ecological overshoot has become a reality: humanity is now consuming 20 percent more resources than the Earth can regenerate, causing rapid declines in wild animal populations. Using the Ecological Footprint, a detailed measure of human demand on the planet’s ecological assets, the report conveys vital information for reversing the trends.

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