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Penny Jo Hubbard - Living And Working In A Traditional Community
The selectors are environment (most folks who stay have a love of mountains, saltwater and ... the rich feminist based program which teaches girls self-esteem, confidence and skills in all areas of life. There is a spiritual aspect to Girl Scouts and being an established, traditional ...
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Multilateral Environment Agreements (MEAs)and the Urban Arena:Localizing the Global Environmental Agenda
This calls for a framework of supporting ... level. With more than half the global population now opting to stay in cities and urbanized areas, it is becoming increasingly obvious that cities will play an increasingly important role in shaping ...
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Challenges in Strengthening Global-Local Linkages
With a growing proportion of humanity choosing to reside in cities and urbanized areas - as a choice or being compelled to do so. What are the challenges in stregthening ...
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Urban Stormwater
An urbanized area has a population density of greater than 1000 people per square mile, and a total population of more than 50,000 people. Urbanized areas aren’t restricted to city limits however, and an urbanized area can incorporate smaller towns and even span across counties. The ...
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Environmental Resources
Available on video. Pollution Prevention - Learn what businesses ... Biscayne Aquifer, check out some great water conserving ideas for your home, learn how the urbanized areas have affected our ability to replenish our drinking water and keep our streets dry, and ...
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Environmental Resources
Wildlife such as the rare Florida panther use the understory as camouflage in areas such as Everglades National Park, and red-shoulder hawks rest on dead slash pine stubs ... celebrated its 100th anniversary in 1996, only 2% of the pine forest remained within the urbanized areas of the County and outside of the protective border of Everglades National Park. The rest ...
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EcoIQ Magazine Opinion
This after 50 years during which urbanized areas have added land area as much as seven times faster than they have added population ... , have created more modern models that have made environmental virtues out of necessities in the areas of energy, land and natural resource conservation, and transportation. Yet, once the world is awash ...
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The Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan - CERP Report
Loxahatchee River is like a step back in time. Just minutes away from intensely urbanized areas, the winding river is shaded by cypress canopies and lined with lush vegetation. In 1985 ...
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Eye On The Rainforest
... damage on the periphery of the forest; has a direct effect on wildlife; temperatures around urbanized areas tend to be higher than forestland altering the balance of water, threatening biodiversity and the ...
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Global Urbanization and Protected Areas
Opportunities As rural protected areas become urban ones, opportunities arise to ... Urban neighbors are much more likely to help protected areas if protected areas help their urban neighbors. In Kenya, Lake Nakuru ... on a landscape without eating away at it.” Even highly urbanized areas can be made more permeable and hospitable to wild species ...
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