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Eco Report – April 12th, 2018

In this weeks episode of Eco Report, WFHB’s Andrew Brown and Don Geyra report on a new study from University College London finding that the gulf stream current is weakening, the report called ‘the Future of the Sea’ predicting that the amount of plastic debris in the oceans will triple within the next seven years and the world’s last male …

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Global Climate Team gives Local Indiana Forecast

In today’s feature report, our environmental correspondent Norm Holy talks with Purdue University’s Jeffrey Dukes. Dr. Dukes is the Director of Purdue Climate Change Research Center, and leads a global network of climate researchers. Based on his team’s recent work, Dr. Dukes gives us an eye into the changes in weather patterns Hoosiers can expect in coming decades.

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Eco Report – February 22nd, 2018

In this week’s run-down of ecological news Eco Report’s Linda and Glenn Lightner report on the bill called the Fair Agricultural Reporting Method Act, the relocation of the non-profit Uplands PEAK Sanctuary and the push from Environmentalists urging state governors to ban total release foggers, known popularly as bug bombs.  And more is this week’s episode of Eco Report. This week’s …

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Eco Report – February 15th, 2018

Eco Report’s Phil Kasper and David Lyman report on County Council member Shelli Yoder claims against the waste transfer station proposal by Indiana Green Transfer and Recycling, Climate activist Michael Foster being sentenced to three years in prison, and the State Chemists’ Office running an informational campaign on the potential damaging effects of dicamba. All in this weekly rundown of ecological news.  …

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Eco Report – February 1st, 2018

In this week’s episode of “Eco Report” WFHB’s David Lyman and Julianna Dailey report on Brown County Water Utilities federal lawsuit against the Nashville Town Council, the City of Bloomington’s December deer cull success in culling sixty-two deer from the Lake Griffy Nature Preserve and Indiana Attorney Curtis Hill’s multi-million-dollar agreement to address alleged violations of environmental regulations at an …

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Eco Report – January 25th, 2018

In today’s episode of Eco Report, WFHB’s Linda Lightner and David Lyman report on the recent study that showed that ninety-three percent of store receipts contained the hormone disruptors BPA or BPS, the average surface temperatures in 2017 were 1.1 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels putting the world on course to breach the internationally agreed “one point five degrees C” …

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Eco’s “Get Out and Hike!” – January 18th, 2018

In today’s episode of “Get Out and Hike!” Jan Walker interviews Cathy Meyer.

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Eco Report – January 18th, 2018

In this week’s episode of Eco Report Julianna Dailey and Phil Kasper report on the Environmental Protection Agency’s consideration on adding Spencer to a list of cleanup sites, a 2016 report by Bloomington-based Western Ecosystems Technology on wind turbines effects on bats and birds. Also the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor reviewing the Indianapolis Power and Light Company’s request …

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Eco’s “Get Out and Hike!” – January 4th, 2018

In this weeks episode of “Get out and Hike!” WFHB’s Jan Walker interviews Stacy Duke from the Hoosier National Forest.

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Eco Report – January 4th, 2018

Eco Report’s Julianna Dailey and David Lyman report on President Trump’s elimination of a rule that enabled the government to criminally prosecute businesses for accidentally injuring and killing migratory birds. Also on a new study on converting completely to renewable electricity, how Several areas of wilderness have been targeted for exploitation, and more in this week’s episode of Eco Report. …

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