Amount Needed for Nation's Water Infrastructure $384 Billion, According to US EPA

Published on June 7th, 2013 | by

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The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released their report on the amount needed to repair the nation’s water infrastructure. They found that $384 billion would be necessary to repair and replace the aging infrastructure for the treatment, storage, transportation, and distribution of drinking water over the next twenty years. read more

New York Gets a Second Chance to Protect Sharks

Published on May 28th, 2013 | by

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Though sharks have survived mass extinctions and environmental changes to swim in our waters for more than 400 million years, their resilience is now being put to the test because of the worldwide practice of shark finning. Shark populations may have the chance to thrive again, however, thanks to recent action on state bills, to ban the sale, trade, distribution and possession of shark fins. read more