Ecology hearings consider trail in North Table Mountain reserve – Sacramento Bee

The future of a grassland plateau near Oroville will be discussed at two meetings this month when state officials present a proposal to establish a trail at North Table Mountain Ecological Reserve. The state Department of Fish and Game is …
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China Rare Earths Leave Toxic Trail to Toyota Prius, Vestas Wind Turbines

Rare earth metals are key to global efforts to switch to cleaner energy — from batteries in hybrid cars to magnets in wind turbines. Mining and processing the metals causes environmental damage that China, the biggest producer, is no longer willing to bear.
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New Lothrop ecology club introduces community to fitness trail – Argus Press

NEW LOTHROP — The New Lothrop community on Saturday took full advantage of a grant it had a part in its school district winning. The New Lothrop Area Public Schools Ecology Club invited area residents to its fitness trail for a community outreach day, funded
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