No major damage to local ecology: OIL on Baghjan gas and oil leak

Wildlife Institute of India had concluded in July that the environmental and health impact of the ongoing oil and gas spill due to the blowout in the Baghjan gas field would be long term …

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Dept. of Ecology says Hood Canal oil spill 2000 gallons –

Dept. of Ecology says Hood Canal oil spill 2000 gallons
The Navy said the spill was about 150 gallons They boomed off the area, put skimmers out and used oil absorbent pads. By Tuesday morning there was a slick as long as a mile-and-a-half that came all the way up to the Hood Canal Bridge. The Department of 
Oil sheen closes shellfish beds in Hood CanalKitsap Sun
Up To 2000 Gallons Of Oil Spilled In Hood CanalJefferson Public Radio

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Ecology publishes updated Grays Harbor oil-spill response plan –

Ecology publishes updated Grays Harbor oilspill response plan
OLYMPIA — The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) and U.S. Coast Guard published an updated Grays Harbor Geographic Response Plan this week to improve site-specific, oilspill response strategies in the area. The plan is one of 19 geographic 

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‘Paul Revere Of Ecology’ Sounded Alarms On Pollution

Scientist Barry Commoner, a pioneer in environmental activism, died Sunday. Melissa Block speaks with Michael Egan, environmental historian at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, and author of the book, Barry Commoner and the Science of Survival: The Remaking of American Environmentalism.

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Microbial Ecology in Sustainable Agroecosystems Now Available from CRC Press – PRLog (free press release)

While soil ecologists continue to be on the forefront of research on biodiversity and ecosystem function, there are few interdisciplinary studies that incorporate ecological knowledge into sustainable land management practices. Conventional, high fossil …
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UT Professor Wins World’s Top Prize for Ecology and Environmental Science – Marketwatch

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — A University of Tennessee, Knoxville, professor who is one of the world’s leading experts on invasive species has received the world’s pre-eminent prize for ecology and environmental …
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An Ecology of Love – Huffington Post

There have been some splendid books recently on philosophy as a way of life, among them Oliver Burkeman’s “The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking,” and Jules Evans’ “Philosophy for Life.” Readable and engaging, they recover …
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Postdoctoral Researcher – Molecular Microbial Ecology of Ammonia Oxidation – Scientific American

School of Natural Sciences, NUI Galway Ref. No: NUIG 69-12 Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a postdoctoral researcher with Microbiology, School of Natural Sciences at the National …
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US Ecology Announces Schedule for Its Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call –

BOISE, ID — US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECOL) today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012 on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 prior to the market open. Management will conduct an investor conference …
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Ecology Action, Cruzio earn gold rating for green remodel downtown – San Jose Mercury News

SANTA CRUZ – A green remodel of the former Sentinel newspaper office downtown has won Leadership in Environmental and Engineering Design gold certification for co-owners Ecology Action and Cruzio. It is the third privately owned project in the …
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