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Groups to work together on sea-level-rise issues

Effort unites extension, outreach and education professionals on climate

 

ST. PETE BEACH, Fla. -- About 70 extension, outreach and education professionals met with scientists, communications specialists and local community planners last week to...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Apr 27, 2010

EPA hosts video Town Hall meeting about effective land use

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is holding an Internet-based town hall meeting on March 30, 2010, from 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. EST.  Mathy Stanislaus, assistant administrator for EPA’s Office of Solid Waste and Emergency...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Mar 29, 2010

Nature guides become tourists for a day

Workshop offers wealth of information on path to certification

Bob Shaw has a business brewing.

He recently retired to Dauphin Island, and he plans to start sharing the island’s diverse flora and fauna through his nature tourism business. In order...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Mar 23, 2010

Sea Grant Law Center awards legal research, outreach grants

The National Sea Grant Law Center has awarded $211,963 in competitive grants for legal research and outreach projects across the United States.

The projects address coastal and marine issues relevant to the National Sea Grant Program’s mission of...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Mar 03, 2010

Project to help communities plan for climate change

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Sea Grant College Program has awarded a $25,000 grant that will bring together extension, outreach and education professionals in the Gulf of Mexico to learn more about how...

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By: Melissa Schneider / Published: Feb 19, 2010