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Rain and watersheds

Residents in the Quinte region will be keeping an eye of local waterways for the next few days. Both Lower Trent and Quinte Conservation have issued flood watches and Monday we...

 
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Students to Present Environmental Solutions at Competition

On Wednesday evening six student teams from area schools will be competing for $4,500 in cash prizes at the Caring For Our WatershedsTM environmental education competition. The finalists will be...

 
 
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Ontario sends conservation to the back of the bus â€" again

The Ontario Clean Air Alliance is upset with Ontario’s government for capping the savings on utility conservation programs. The following is their release: Despite promising to put “Conservation First” the Wynne...

 
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Doc focuses on massive food waste

A new documentary challenges the filmmakers with eating for six months on only discarded food. Just Eat It explores food waste in Vancouver. The film set to debut in April follows Jen...

 
 
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British Pollution

LONDON – British authorities have warned people with heart or lung conditions to avoid exertion as a combination of industrial pollution and Sahara dust blankets the country in smog. The environment...

 
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Social media powered by dirty or clean energy

From social media to music, streaming video, email and commerce, we are increasingly moving much of our lives online. But which companies are storing all of that data, and how are...

 
 
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Public Input Sought for Murray Marsh Property

Lower Trent Conservation (LTC) is inviting the public to have their say about the future management of the conservation lands it owns within the Murray Marsh. Murray Marsh is one of...

 
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Experimental Lakes will remain open

A world-famous research area in northwestern Ontario will remain open thanks to agreements between the provincial and federal governments and the Manitoba-based group that runs the facility. The Experimental Lakes Area...

 
 
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Oilsands odour

PEACE RIVER, Alta. – A new report says odours caused by oilsands processing in northwestern Alberta should be eliminated as much as possible because they could cause health problems. The report...

 
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Demystifying the blue box

The latest blog post from Quinte Waste Solutions which talks about bags of all types! A plastic bag, or “film” plastic as we call it, is recyclable.  But what blue box...

 
 

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