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By Kaye Wonderhouse On Saturday, December 31st, 2016
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President Obama ‘protects’ over 1.9 million more acres for new national monuments as ‘land grab’ continues

The White House designated two new national monuments, one in Utah and the other in Nevada, that will protect important Native American cultural sites and the President will count as part of a legacy of environmental More...

By Guest Author On Monday, August 29th, 2016
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The top issues facing agribusiness in the 21st century

As we plunge forward bravely into the heart of the 21st century, there are many issues that face farmers and investors in agribusiness. While there are no easy solutions, business professionals, scientists, and More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, August 1st, 2016
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Discovery’s ‘Killing the Colorado’ premieres on August 4

Water: once an abundant necessity is now a scarce and complex commodity. Many efforts have been made to curb excessive water use in the West, but will taking shorter showers and ripping out lawns really make a difference? More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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Common Irrigation Watering Mistakes to Avoid

Taking advantage of the services irrigation system installation companies can provide is especially helpful. These companies are able to set up irrigation systems, no matter the size of the property, so you don’t More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 10th, 2016
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Global Warming scientists turning carbon dioxide into ‘harmless’ stone

Researchers have reportedly developed a way to capture and store carbon dioxide by turning it into stone. Their paper was published this week in the journal Science and makes scientists hopeful that they could More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Cirque fundraises for clean water with ‘One Drop’

In a one-night live event, Cirque du Soleil partnered to bring the 2016 “One Night for ONE DROP” event to theaters with performers from eight different Cirque du Soleil Vegas shows. 237 artists, 20 countries, More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
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Discovery’s new series, ‘Homestead Rescue’ begins on Friday, June 17

In the last decade, two million Americans have attempted to leave behind civilization in favor of life off-the-grid – but most have failed. For the hundreds of families who decide to become homesteaders, the learning More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 5th, 2016
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Mike Weaver talks World Vision, lives being changed

Mike Weaver from Big Daddy Weave opened up about his partnership with World Vision and seeing the fruits of their great works first hand when he traveled to Ecuador and Cambodia during a great interview on Dispatch More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Dentist Mark Walker on the Decrease in Fluoride Use and if We Should Be Concerned

Dentists across Canada are voicing their concern about the decrease in fluoridation that is beginning to sweep across the country.  A recent report states national fluoride rates may have dropped as much as 15 More...

By Guest Author On Saturday, January 9th, 2016
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Environmental Testing Benefits in Civil Engineering

For the immense amount of planning and coordination that goes into a civil engineering project, one area that may be overlooked is environmental laboratory testing. Planning to incorporate environmental services More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Directed, narrated by Angela Bassett, ‘Water Apocalypse’ closes out Nat Geo’s ‘Breakthrough’

National Geographic Channel and GE presented the new series Breakthrough produced by Imagine Entertainment (Ron Howard and Brian Grazer) and conclude with Water Apocalypse, an episode narrated and directed by Angela More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, September 18th, 2015
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Samaritan’s Purse sending relief to battle California wildfires

Two specially equipped tractor-trailers, stocked with tools and relief supplies, are on the way to Northern California where wildfires have already destroyed more than 800 homes. These two units will journey cross-country More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, June 9th, 2015
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5 Ways to Save Water During the California Drought

photo D. Sharon Pruitt from Hill Air Force Base, Utah, USA If you’re a resident of California, you have constantly been reminded about the current California drought situation. Although next to the Pacific Ocean, More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 5th, 2015
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EPA study confirms fracking safe, not poisoning the water supply

Environmental Protection Agency has confirmed the oil and natural gas industry stance on fracking, stating that “Hydraulic fracturing activities have not led to widespread, systemic impacts to drinking water sources.” More...

By Guest Author On Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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How Recent Droughts Will Affect the Future of US Waterfalls

In recent years, much of America has experienced extreme temperatures and widespread drought. These weather patterns not only affect how people live their daily lives, but, on a larger scale, they also affect the More...

By Guest Author On Monday, April 13th, 2015
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Plumbsolvency and Subsidies: The State of Drinking Water in New Zealand

Access to clean and safe drinking water is something that many of us take for granted, especially when you look at the struggles that some countries face to achieve this important goal. New Zealand is no different More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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Carly Fiorina leads attack on ‘liberal environmentalists’ linked to California drought

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO and potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina is blaming “overzealous liberal environmentalists” for the water shortages caused by California’s More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, March 20th, 2015
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Jerry Brown, California spending $1 billion in drought aid on flood prevention, recycling

Gov. Jerry Brown and top lawmakers from both parties announced Thursday a $1-billion plan to deal with California’s persistent drought, describing the legislation as a mix of short-term relief and support More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Sunday, March 15th, 2015
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NASA scientists says California out of water in 2016, calls water shortage ‘dire’

A NASA scientist made some shocking revelations regarding the California drought, low water supply and possible fall out from the water shortage. “We’re not just up a creek without a paddle in California, More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
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Faith leadership joins in coalition to ask Congress to oppose ‘Trade Injustice’

As religious bodies and faith-based organizations, we write today to ask you to oppose fast track trade promotion authority for any trade agreement currently being negotiated. Now is the time for Congress to ensure More...


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