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This week marks International Tiger Day. And they certainly need one.

  • Added: Jul 29, 2019
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: Children protest at Love Canal, Credit: Center for Health, Environment & Justice
This week marked the 40th anniversary of the federal emergency declaration at Love Canal, the New York neighborhood endanger by industrial pollutio...

Bought by WDET Detroit Public Radio, WAMC, and North Country Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 10, 2018
  • Length: 05:12
  • Purchases: 3
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Tree "massacre" in Poland / How are the Inuit coping with climate change? / Iraq's wetland paradise under threat / Saving a red-feathered treasure ...

Bought by 'The Sea', KRJF-lp, WEJP-LP 107.1, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KRZA and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 13
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Festive feast from around the world... Wine producers vs. wild boars in Italy / Bugs on the menu in Kenya / Costa Rica coffee growers go green / V...

Bought by KRJF-lp, WEJP-LP 107.1, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Canada debates whether its Mounties should be wearing muskrat hats, French farmers try to come to terms with increased numbers of brown bears, and ...

Bought by 'The Sea', WFIU, KRJF-lp, WEJP-LP 107.1, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 22, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 13
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The sea turtles of Fiji’s Mana Island / The CO2 threat to our ocean-dwellers - Cold water corals in a warming climate / Not just monkey business in...

Bought by 'The Sea', KRJF-lp, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, WEJP-LP 107.1, KCHU and more


  • Added: Dec 14, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 12
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Building with wood is often associated with deforestation. But it's becoming an increasingly popular material used for sustainable building project...

Bought by 'The Sea', KRJF-lp, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, WEJP-LP 107.1, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio] and more


  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 11
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If the world fails to limit global warming to a maximum 2-degree target, the Earth could be on course for a potentially catastrophic temperature ri...

Bought by 'The Sea', KRJF-lp, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, WEJP-LP 107.1, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 13
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It may be hard to imagine a composer being inspired by public hearings and court cases. But Lake Erie and its problems take center stage in a new o...

Bought by WDET Detroit Public Radio and WBFO


  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 03:40
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Lake Superior beach near Duluth, Credit: Dan Kraker, Minnesota Public Radio
Here's a question for you Great Lakes lovers. Which is the clearest lake? You probably guessed Lake Superior. Well, that was true for a long time. ...

Bought by WDET Detroit Public Radio, WXXI, Interlochen Public Radio, WBFO, WCPN and more


  • Added: Nov 03, 2017
  • Length: 03:38
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Tony David (right) and an apprentice, Angelo Johnson (left) look out over the water where the dam used to be., Credit: Veronica Volk
Seventy-two dams in the U-S were demolished last year; and hundreds more were removed in the past decade. Most are taken down as part of an effort ...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, North Country Public Radio, WCPN, WCMU, WAMC and more


  • Added: Sep 01, 2017
  • Length: 04:16
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Andrea Patterson inspects a common yellowthroat in order to determine its age and sex during the banding process., Credit: Veronica Volk
Some of the migratory songbirds that pass through the Great Lakes region are already on the move, but their migratory patterns are shifting due to ...

Bought by WAMC, WCMU, WCPN, WRVO Public Media, North Country Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:38
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Diver prepares to head into waters of Lake Huron, Credit: Ben Thorp
Scientists are trying to figure out how Earth developed an atmosphere rich in oxygen. The answer to this billion-year-old mystery may lie in an unl...

Bought by Delta College Public Radio, WXXI, Interlochen Public Radio, WCPN, North Country Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 03:29
  • Purchases: 6
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This month marks the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s visit to Buffalo New York -- a day that helped clean up waterways across the...

Bought by WABE, WCPN, North Country Public Radio, WBFO, and WXXI


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 03:43
  • Purchases: 5
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Jeffrey Friedman talks water, politics, and surviving civilization.

  • Added: Aug 04, 2016
  • Length: 08:07
Caption: Inspiring Texans to keep water flowing for future generations.
Our Desired Future is a 30 minute radio documentary designed for public radio to educate Texans on the interdependence of our groundwater, springs ...

Bought by Marfa Public Radio and KWBU


  • Added: Jun 12, 2015
  • Length: 54:57
  • Purchases: 2
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Climate change is here affecting weather conditions and sea levels. In India it's also having a more surprising influence on the country's tigers. ...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 05, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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There’s a new push to get tourists in New Orleans off bourbon street and into nature. Eco-tourism is the new way to explore Louisiana according to ...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Dec 08, 2014
  • Length: 04:34
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Seed Academy at Seven Seeds Farm, Credit: Andrew Stelzer
The movement for GMO regulation is going local. And the seed and pesticide companies are fighting back. As part of “What the Fork”, a multi-media...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
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A new business helps local restaurants save money and help the planet by composting.

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: May 19, 2010
  • Length: 03:51
  • Purchases: 1
From: KQED
Series: QUEST
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What's global warming doing to the ocean?

Bought by KZYX, KRUA, KUOW, WRNC-LP, New Hampshire Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 17, 2008
  • Length: 04:57
  • Purchases: 6
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Creativity trumps lawsuits over farmers use of noise to protect crops

  • Added: Aug 20, 2008
  • Length: 03:35
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This on-the-road magazine special looks at our sources of energy - present and future - beginning with our Virginia producer who traces her househo...

Bought by Interlochen Public Radio and KFAI


  • Added: Jul 09, 2008
  • Length: 29:04
  • Purchases: 2
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Keith Porter examines Brazil's ethanol industry.

Bought by KVMR


  • Added: Jun 19, 2008
  • Length: 08:36
  • Purchases: 1
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Noise from energy development may threaten Sage Grouse mating

  • Added: Apr 28, 2008
  • Length: 05:12