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Federal Government Awards Contracts to Clean Up Washington, Idaho Nuclear Sites

The U.S. Department of Energy awarded two contracts valued in the billions of dollars Wednesday to clean up portions of two nuclear sites in Washington and Idaho. >> Read the Full Article

EarthNews Radio: Center for Biodiversity Research and Information

Biodiversity is critical for our survival on Earth. But biodiversity is about more than a mix of plants and animals. >> Read the Full Article

EcoLogic Finance Awarded $465,000 by Skoll Foundation

EcoLogic Finance has been selected to receive a 2005 Skoll Foundation Award for Social Entrepreneurship in the amount of $465,000. >> Read the Full Article

Crocodile Hunter Opens a New Tiger Exhibit at His Australia Zoo

"Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin on Thursday unveiled a multimillion dollar tiger enclosure at his privately owned zoo in eastern Australia. >> Read the Full Article

Shallow Lake in Lowell, Ore., Will Have Deep Impact

Repair of Fern Ridge Dam this summer will affect farmers, boaters, businesses and animals ranging from bald eagles to pond turtles, according to a report by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. >> Read the Full Article

Panda Undergoes Artificial Insemination

A rare possible panda pregnancy was announced by the top official at Zoo Atlanta on Wednesday. "We have some exciting news," zoo president and CEO Dennis Kelly said at a news conference just outside the panda compound. >> Read the Full Article

It's 2005... Do You Know Where Your Beef Comes From? -- An ENN Commentary

The recent decision to postpone the reopening of the Canadian border to beef imports is a very good decision for consumers and the environment. >> Read the Full Article

Canadian Government and Automakers Reach Deal on Cutting Emissions

The Canadian government has averted a battle with automakers by reaching a voluntary deal that would cut greenhouse gas emissions from vehicles by 25 percent from 1995 levels over the next five years, in keeping with the Kyoto accord. >> Read the Full Article

Daley Blames Public for Recycling Program's Woes

Mayor Richard Daley blamed public apathy toward recycling Tuesday for the decline in the performance of his controversial blue bag program. >> Read the Full Article

The Basics on Genetically Modified Foods

What foods are genetically modified? Are they safe? Here are the basics. >> Read the Full Article