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Environment & Ecology: Rural Water & Texas Cities, Copenhagen's Carbon Neutral Plan, California Solar Jobs, National Ecology Study


Don't Pump Rural Texas Dry for Cities 

San Antonio Express News


In Uvalde, we have experienced the drought as much as anybody; as mayor of that community and owner of a family farming operation, I have learned more about water politics and the cost of water than I bargained for.

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Copenhagen's Plan to Be Carbon Neutral 

Guardian UK, via: @futurecapetown


The Danish capital is moving rapidly toward a zero-carbon future, as it erects windfarms, transforms its citywide heating systems, promotes energy efficiency, and lures more people out of their cars and onto public transportation and bikes

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California Leads Country with Solar Jobs 

Sacramento Bee


California ranks first in the United States with 43,700 solar energy-related jobs, or nearly 37 percent of the national total, according to a new report by the Solar Foundation, a nonprofit solar research and education organization.

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Groundbreaking National Ecology Study Launched 

Deseret News


The first national-scale research platform designed to measure major environmental challenges is being developed in 20 "eco-climatic" areas - and five of its data collection sites are slated to be in Utah.

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