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Entries Tagged as 'Environment'

Deciding what to do with trees damaged by storms

April 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · Environment

Winter storms cause tremendous stress and severe damage to trees in the urban forest. Obviously, a snapped or downed tree should be removed. What about a tree that suffers minor damage? How can a homeowner tell if a tree is safe?

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CSUDH hosting e-waste roundup in honor of Earth Day

April 22nd, 2011 · No Comments · Environment

California State University, Dominguez Hills has a solution for people looking to rid their homes of electronic waste in an environmentally safe and responsible manner.

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LB continues setting new records for low water use

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Environment

The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners announced last week that the city of Long Beach has set a new 10-year record low for water consumption for the month of March.

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Monitors continue to confirm no radiation levels of concern in US

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Environment

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported Wednesday that, during a detailed analysis of four west coast RadNet air monitor filters, it identified trace amounts of radioactive iodine, cesium, and tellurium consistent with the recent Japanese nuclear incident that resulted from the March 10 earthquake.

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Nonprofit’s park event to offer information about various affordable preschools in area

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Education, Environment

Residents interested in learning more about affordable and quality neighborhood preschools in their community are encouraged to attend an event from 10am to 1pm on Saturday, April 9 at Scherer Park, 4600 Long Beach Blvd.

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