Not Enough Elk Hunters Left To Kill Montana Wolves, As Desired By State Game Managers

July 30, 2011 by  
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Ruger no. 1 Varmint rifle in .223 Remington Image credit: Wikipedia I did not stretch this headline, nor am I wagging a finger at Montana elk hunters (I’ld love to bag a Montana elk). However, a Montana State employee, speaking for The Missoulian couldn’t be more clear about the State’s intention: “Our goal is to bring the situation there back in balance in that area [The Bitterroot Valley] ,” said Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks regio… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Kenyan Refugee Camp For Victims of Record-Breaking Drought Now As Big As Kansas City

July 29, 2011 by  
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photo: Oxfam East Africa / CC BY 2.0 Some updates on the ongoing situation in the Horn of Africa, where thousands of people are being forced to flee from record-breaking drought and, in certain places, outright famine–all of which is, at least in part, made worse by our changing climate. According to Germany’s Africa polic… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Creating 25 Community Gardens in Just 4 Years (Video)

July 29, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Peak Moment TV From sharing gardens offering food for all , to neighbors removing fences and growing food , Peak Moment TV has shown plenty of examples of communities coming together to garden. But how scalable are these initiatives? One Washington activist group decided to see just how many gardens they could start in their county—and the results… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Taiji, Japan Holds Security Drill To Prep For Dolphin Hunt Activists

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photo by cornstaruk via Flickr CC Japan must be expecting a response from activists when the next season of dolphin hunt opens. Officials held a security drill this week, practicing dealing with a boatload of activists messing with fishing nets inside the bay at Taiji — a bay that has become infamous after being featured in the Oscar-winning “The Cove” documentary. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Renault Fluence EV. Fully Charged Takes a Drive (Video)

July 29, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Fully Charged There’s been a lot of interest in the Renault Fluence ZE , and Brian even got to take a test drive when he visited a Better Place battery swap station in Denmark . There are good reasons for all the buzz. From its design origins as a regular, run-of-the-mill car, to its readiness for battery swap technology, it is certainly… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Recycled Clothes & Resin For Funky Furniture By Tobias Juretzek

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photos: Tobias Juretzek From farmhouse beams , to refrigerators and naval mines , furniture made from old — and odd — materials is nothing new, but what about furniture that’s made from clothing? Defying expectations of what mere clothing can do,… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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