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May 2012


Where Have All the Steelhead Trout Gone?

The GreenTown Water Stewardship program works to reduce water consumption, runoff pollution and household chemicals and pharmaceuticals that are dumped into the wastewater system.

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Aug 2011


Banning Plastic Bags – A Win for Small Towns

There has been a significant development this month in the ongoing effort to eliminate single-use plastic bags. The city of Manhattan Beach (near Los Angeles) enacted a ban on plastic bags in July 2008, but a group called Save the Bag Coalition filed suit to overturn the ban until a lengthy Environmental Impact Report (EIR) […]

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