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DALLAS (Oct. 16, 2014) ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded the Texas Department of State Health Services a grant to help reduce asbestos exposure in schools. The $124,741 grant will go toward compliance monitoring and assistance, public outreach, inspections, enforceme...

ATLANTA ? On Saturday, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Gulf of Mexico Program Director Ben Scaggs will be at the University of Southern Mississippi?s (USM) Gulf Coast Research Laboratory to launch the Gulf Awareness Patch program for Mississippi Girl Scouts. Scaggs will be joined by Ch...

(New York, N.Y.) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced a proposed settlement with Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation to perform a soil and groundwater cleanup and reimburse EPA for certain past and future costs at the Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation Superfund site in Saratoga Sp...

LITTLE ROCK (Reuters) - More than 30 people were hurt, five of them critically, when a freight train and a passenger train collided in northwest Arkansas on Thursday, the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management said. There have been no fatalities in the crash that took place near Winslow, abo...

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A community college in Los Angeles was evacuated on Thursday due to an "unknown threat," and students told to avoid the campus, a message on the college's Facebook page said. "Do not come to campus. Please spread the word that this is an evacuation of Pierce...

SAN FRANCISCO ? Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized Amyris Inc. in Emeryville and Solazyme, Inc., in South San Francisco, Calif. with Presidential Green Chemistry Awards for creating renewable and sustainable plant-based fuels and other products. The Calif. companies are ...

Female who treated the first U.S. Ebola patient has been isolated; 75 people being monitored.

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - A friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber charged with lying to investigators smoked marijuana repeatedly on the day prosecutors said he visited the suspect's dorm room, witnesses testified on Thursday. Robel Phillipos, 21, was too intoxicated by marijuana ...

Halloween Jack-O-Lanterns may be the latest casualty of California’s brutal drought.California's parched pumpkin patches yielded smaller pumpkins that ripened unusually early this year -- or not at all -- leading to price hikes of as much as 15 percent, NBC News reported.“Everyone’s sizing is dow...

Atlanta - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded three universities in North Carolina with the People, Prosperity, and Planet (P3) award for the 2014-2015 school year. Nationally the grants were awarded to 42 teams of college and university students. The teams will design innovati...

About Ecobird ..

  • About me

    I am on a mission...

  • Issues I care the most about

    Climate Change and penguin habitats

  • How I live green

    I walk or swim everywhere