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EPA Awards $1.17 Million to Improve Midwestern Wetlands

EPA Awards $1.17 Million to Improve Midwestern Wetlands

KANSAS CITY, Kansas, December 3, 2008 (ENS) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded six grants, totaling $1,174,834, for wetland protection and management projects in Region 7, which encompasses the states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. “Protecting our nation’s wetlands is a top priority for EPA,” said Region 7 Administrator John Askew. “These…

Caribbean Governments Urged to Set Climate Action Agenda

Caribbean Governments Urged to Set Climate Action Agenda

KINGSTON, Jamaica, April 9, 2008 (ENS) – Regional scientists are calling on Caribbean governments to help develop an emerging research and action agenda that will prepare the islands for the effects of climate change. A preliminary agenda was reached after three teams of scientists carried out extensive research on climate change scenarios and modeling, coastal,…