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Public Meeting on Alabama Plating Superfund Site Set for Monday in Vincent, Alabama (AL)

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ATLANTA ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) will host a public meeting for the general public on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Vincent Middle High School auditorium in Vincent, AL from 6:00 p.m. ? 8:00 p.m. to discuss the pr...

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 04:51 PM
Promising Alabama Pilot Pro...

Promising Alabama Pilot Project Turns Algae to Biofuel Using Sewage!

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Let’s face it. Algae aren’t very exciting. But the prospect of creating a viable source of biofuel from these microscopic organisms is, and a Nevada company is finally starting to make a go of it with their pilot plant off the coast of Alabama that uses

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on Aug 21, 2014 at 04:20 PM

1,000-pound alligator snared in Alabama hunt

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(Reuters) - Hunters in Alabama snared an alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds, the largest ever caught in a legal hunt in the state, conservation officials said on Monday.

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on Aug 18, 2014 at 06:20 PM
Alabama hunters haul in 1,0...

Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator

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CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) — A group of Alabama hunters are celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds.

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on Aug 18, 2014 at 12:50 PM
Worst TB outbreak in 5 year...

Worst TB outbreak in 5 years hits Alabama prisons

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Alabama's prison system, badly overcrowded and facing a lawsuit over medical treatment of inmates, is facing its worst outbreak of tuberculosis in five years, a health official said Thursday.

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on Aug 15, 2014 at 05:50 AM
Alabama Republicans Ask God...

Alabama Republicans Ask God to Stop the EPA

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Alabama's latest crop of Republican political candidates are asking voters to pray that God intervenes to block the implementation of new EPA emission lawsThe post Alabama Republicans Ask God to Stop the EPA appeared first on Gas 2.

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on Jul 31, 2014 at 09:20 PM

Record low July temperatures in southern U.S., Alabama at 49 degrees

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ATLANTA (Reuters) - Record-breaking low temperatures across the southern United States on Wednesday made July feel more like October, with the mercury dipping to 49 degrees Fahrenheit in Alabama.

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on Jul 30, 2014 at 04:50 PM
Jeter, Trout lead AL over N...

Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — On a sparkling summer night in the Upper Midwest, baseball generations joined up and prepared to pass.

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on Jul 16, 2014 at 12:20 PM

Settlement with Dothan, Ala., Resolves City s Clean Water Act Violations (AL)

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ATLANTA ? The City of Dothan will pay a $264,000 civil penalty to resolve violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA) under a settlement reached today with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), the State of Alabama and the Alabama Department of Environment...

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on Jul 15, 2014 at 09:20 PM

EPA Awards $400,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Mobile, AL (AL)

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ATLANTA - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that it plans to award the City of Mobile with brownfield grants for new investments to provide funding necessary to clean and redevelop contaminated properties, boost local economies and create jobs while protecting huma...

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on May 28, 2014 at 08:50 PM