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These 75 New York-Area Pit ...

These 75 New York-Area Pit Bulls Are Looking For Forever Homes

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This post is part of HuffPost's ongoing #PitBullWeek coverage.It's Pit Bull Week at The Huffington Post, a time to bust those long-standing stereotypes about pit bulls and other "bully breeds," and also help some pups find new homes. Hundreds of pit bull mixes are looking for new families, and like the variety in the breed itself, the 75 dogs below are looking for many different kinds...

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on Jul 31, 2014 at 04:50 PM
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on Jul 30, 2014 at 06:43 AM
New York City's History-Mak...

New York City's History-Making Recycling Law Turns 25 Years Old (Part I)

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Eric Goldstein, Director of NRDC's New York City Environment, NY:New York City’s landmark recycling statute -- which provided residents here with curbside collection of recyclables for the first time in modern history and generated momentum for stepped-up recycling in cities around the nation -- is celebrating its 25th birthday...

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on Jul 29, 2014 at 03:22 PM
Coastal wetlands could prot...

Coastal wetlands could protect New York City from storms - and the Nature Conservancy is spreading the word

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The Nature Conservancy is teaching New Yorkers about the protective natural ecosystems in the city

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on Jul 26, 2014 at 01:20 PM

EPA Air Pollution Settlement with DuPont Chemical Facility in Tonawanda, NY; Approved by Federal Court (NY)

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(New York, N.Y.) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that a legal agreement with E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. (DuPont) has been approved by the District Court for the Western District of New York. Under the agreement, DuPont will comply with air pollution control measures required by...

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on Jul 22, 2014 at 04:22 PM

New York environment regulators seek summer shutdown at Indian Point

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(Reuters) - New York state environmental regulators are proposing shutting the giant Indian Point nuclear power plant to protect fish in the Hudson River during summer months, when demand for electricity for air-conditioning is greatest.

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on Jul 21, 2014 at 10:20 PM

New Treatment Technology to be Added to Wastewater Treatment Plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund Site in Nassau, New York (NY)

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(New York, N.Y.) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that an additional treatment technology will be added to the existing treatment plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund site in Nassau, Rensselaer County, New York. The plant, which began operating in January 2014, is tr...

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on Jul 21, 2014 at 04:23 PM
Debriefing: A Mission to Se...

Debriefing: A Mission to Separate Organic Waste in New York City Trash

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Haley Rogers and Lisa Brunie-McDermott, sanitation workers, are on a mission to transform the way New Yorkers deal with food waste.

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on Jul 18, 2014 at 05:20 PM

U.S. Raises Threat of a New York Quake

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Seismologists based their projections on a lower likelihood of slow shaking from an earthquake occurring near New York City, which typically causes more damage to taller structures.

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on Jul 17, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Students spend their summer...

Students spend their summer protecting New York City from the devastating Asian longhorned beetle

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Four college students are dedicating their summer to looking for signs of the Asian longhorned beetle in Prospect Park.

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on Jul 17, 2014 at 08:51 PM