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Sierra Club views on current Indiana legislation.

In today’s Eco-Report feature, Norm Holy talks with Bowden Quinn, Chapter Director of Indiana’s Sierra Club, about legislation under consideration in Indiana which is designed to restrict public input.”

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EcoReport – March 3, 2016

The March 3, 2016 programming on WFHB is in memory of Lucille Bertuccio, who stood at the forefront of sustainability in Bloomington. She was a mentor to many and a stalwart friend to the transient and permanent members of our community, both human and non-human. She will be missed by many. Joining us live today are Eco-report producers Filiz Cicek …

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EcoReport – February 25, 2016

In today’s Eco-Report feature, we will listen to excerpts from the Panel Discussion at the Clean Power Forum held in Bloomington last week. Speakers include Janet McCabe from the EPA, Jesse Kharbanda from the Hoosier Environmental Council, Mark Maassell of the Indiana Energy Association, and Ken Richards- Professor of Environmental Economics at IU Bloomington.

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EcoReport – Clean Power Plan Forum

Today’s EcoReport Feature gives you highlights from the Panel Discussion at the Clean Power Forum held in Bloomington this week. Speakers include Janet McCabe from the EPA, Jesse Kharbanda from the Hoosier Environmental Council, Mark Maassell of the Indiana Energy Association, and Ken Richards- Professor of Environmental Economics at IU Bloomington.

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EcoReport – February 11, 2016

In today’s Eco-Report feature, Norm Holy talks to I.U. Geographer Darren Ficklin about the drought in California, and how water shortages are affecting the public as well as the state’s agriculture.

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EcoReport – February 4, 2016

In today’s Eco-Report feature, Bob Kissell interviews Indiana DNR Biologist Amy Kearns about the state’s Barn Owl Nest Box Program. EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of human relationships with nature and the Earth …

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EcoReport – July 30, 2015

In today’s EcoReport feature: On July 24th, the U.S. government charged two California activists with terrorism because of their involvement in releasing minks from fur farms. But private industries and the U.S. government have been active for decades trying to brand actions taken in defense of animals and the environment as criminal or terrorist acts. In September of 2012, EcoReport …

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U.S. Forest Service seeks public input on road system

The U.S. Forest Service is seeking public input for a study on the road system in Hoosier National Forest.  The Travel Management Rule, adopted by the U.S. Forest Service in 2005, requires every national forest to complete a study of their road system by 2015.  The Forest Service has scheduled two open houses in Bedford at Brownstown/Supervisor’s Office at 811 …

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Alternative Voice with David Barsamian, Part 1

On April 10th in Bloomington Indiana Alternative Radio’s David Barsamian he spoke about his lifetime of work as an independent media producer, and the convergence of media, capitalism, and the environment.  Mr. Barsamian and Dr. Martha Crouch were the primary speakers and the event was recorded on location at the Bloomington Monroe County Convention Center by WFHB’s Alycin Bektesh for …

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Daily Local News – March 28, 2014

Federal regulators are hearing from Monroe County officials about the environmental perils of Interstate 69; The president of the Monroe County Public Library’s Board of Trustees expressed concern March 12th about changes to the bus routes in Bloomington; Bloomington Fire House Station Number 2 will host a groundbreaking and ribbon cutting ceremony for the new organic sustainable garden on Wednesday, …

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