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China raises alarm over Yangtze environmental damage

China will spend billions of dollars treating sewage and planting forests to arrest massive environmental degradation along the Yangtze river and its Three Gorges reservoir, officials said Tuesday.
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Medvedev Breaks With Putin Over Highway After Ecology Protests – San Francisco Gate

Aug. 27 (Bloomberg) — Russian President Dmitry Medvedev halted a highway construction project championed by his prime minister, Vladimir Putin, in a rare public collision between the country’s ruling tandem …
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Dry weather can’t dampen Seashore scientist’s excitement over toads – Abington Mariner

Report from the National Seashore’s North Atlantic Coastal Laboratory: The prolonged dry spell has done nothing to diminish the kettle ponds or dampen the excitement surrounding this past spring’s unprecedented spike …
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Environmental groups sue Caltrans over Richardson Grove; suit claims road-widening project will pose risks to state park

A coalition of environmental groups and local citizens filed suit Thursday in San Francisco Superior Court against Caltrans in protest of the Richardson Grove project.
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