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How solar farms could do double duty

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Release Date: 01/19/2022

Army Corps project aims to protect low-lying marsh show art Army Corps project aims to protect low-lying marsh

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Some marshes are at risk of ending up underwater as sea levels rise. Learn more at 

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Individual actions can add up to help the climate show art Individual actions can add up to help the climate

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Twenty-five to 30% of the pollution cuts needed to prevent dangerous climate change can happen at the individual and household level. Learn more at 

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Iconic Hawaiian bird faces possible extinction show art Iconic Hawaiian bird faces possible extinction

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The ‘i’iwi, or scarlet honeycreeper, is threatened by avian malaria. Learn more at 

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Composting with worms, a climate-friendly alternative to the landfill show art Composting with worms, a climate-friendly alternative to the landfill

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Red wiggler worms can turn food scraps into compost. Learn more at 

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Public health expert promotes benefits of electric vehicles show art Public health expert promotes benefits of electric vehicles

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The cars do not emit harmful tailpipe pollution. Learn more at 

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Climate change is increasing migration to U.S. show art Climate change is increasing migration to U.S.

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People crossing into the U.S. from Mexico face extreme heat and dehydration. Learn more at 

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Plants species can migrate to adapt to climate change show art Plants species can migrate to adapt to climate change

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But populations of animals that disperse plant seeds are declining. Learn more at 

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New federal funding helps low-income households afford energy-efficiency upgrades show art New federal funding helps low-income households afford energy-efficiency upgrades

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The improvements enable people to save money and protect the climate. Learn more at 

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Climate change has created a new workforce show art Climate change has created a new workforce

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With disasters occurring more frequently, more people are needed for clean-up and rebuilding. Learn more at 

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Grants help Wisconsin nonprofits purchase electric vehicles show art Grants help Wisconsin nonprofits purchase electric vehicles

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The electric vehicles will help the organizations save money and protect the environment. Learn more at 

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