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Juniper Trees: A Means to Preserve Lebanon’s Environment

The Kingdom of Junipers Among the initiative working to save the tree is the “Kingdom of Junipers,” a non-profit association, which shelters the biggest juniper reserve in Lebanon and the Middle East. Tucked in the hills of Lebanon’s Bekaa valley, the small Maronite village of Berqa welcomes visitors with a sign that reads “you are […]

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UK

Here’s What It Took to Move a Broken-Down US Special Ops Aircraft Stuck in an Arctic Nature Preserve

Read the original article on Business Insider. A broken-down U.S. Air Force CV-22 Osprey has been stuck in a remote Arctic nature preserve for over a month, but Norwegian soldiers are making visible progress on getting it out.  The CV-22, a special-operations variant of the V-22 tilt-rotor aircraft, made a “controlled emergency landing” on the island of Senja […]

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Health

ASU staffer teams up with siblings to preserve family history in new book

September 14, 2022 A small-town Facebook group and the worldwide novel coronavirus led Michelle Brown-Hollin, director of recruiting for Barrett, The Honors College at Arizona State University, to co-author a book about her family’s history in rural Illinois. Throughout the pandemic, Brown-Hollin, a native of Jonesboro, Illinois, kept up with the goings-on of her hometown […]

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Showbiz

GB News host Mark Dolan urges King Charles III to ‘preserve union’

On Saturday night, GB News presenter Mark Dolan claimed “Charles has a simple task – to keep Britain great”. King Charles’ reign comes at a time when Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon wishes to hold a second independence referendum next year. News presenter Mark Dolan began his GB news show with a segment on King Charles […]

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Science

AFRICA/SIERRA LEONE – New catastrophic floods: preserve the environment and avoid irresponsible waste

AFRICA/SIERRA LEONE – New catastrophic floods: preserve the environment and avoid irresponsible waste Thursday, 15 September 2022 Freetown (Agenzia Fides) – The heavy floods that hit the country do not seem to have any respite. After the rains recorded several times in August 2022 (see Fides 2/9/2022), there are new losses caused by the disastrous […]

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Science

Marcos: Preserve environment

(UPDATE) PRESIDENT Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Tuesday called on the public to unite in protecting and preserving the environment to “make sure that our plans for the country’s economy will succeed.” Marcos marked his 65th birthday by joining the national bamboo and tree-planting event in San Mateo, Rizal. The event in San Mateo was […]

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US

Former students at all-Black school in Higginsville working to preserve history

HIGGINSVILLE, Mo. — For almost 70 years from the post-Civil War period, to the dawn of the Civil Rights Movement, Lafayette County and the greater Higginsville, Missouri, area had one school for Black children. It has sat vacant for years, and now a former student is leading an effort to restore and preserve its history. “I learned […]

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Science

Preserve St. Sebastian by hiring environmental consultant

With people pouring into our county, housing prices skyrocketing, developments covering our natural habitats, our water being polluted and wasted, and rising sea levels, I’m afraid for our future. If Sebastian City Council hired environmental experts to provide an innovative, forward-thinking model with imaginative environmentally sound homes and retain and restore surrounding natural habitats, we […]

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Travel

Museum State Park and tours help preserve Ybor City’s history, significance

TAMPA, Fla. — On the cobbled streets of Ybor City, it’s hard to find something more familiar than the roosters that have become a huge part of what makes the area iconic and steeped in history. The residents know the community’s history, especially in the cigar industry, and the importance of keeping it alive.  What […]

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Science

OPINION: Reliable Public Transit Reduces Traffic & Helps Preserve Our Environment – Framingham SOURCE

By Priscila Sousa *** FRAMINGHAM – Reliable local public transit provides a valuable service, reduces traffic and helps preserve our environment. Yesterday Maura Healey released her transportation plan. I look forward to working with her to make public transportation in Framingham and the Commonwealth accessible, reliable, affordable and safe.   Today I had the opportunity to […]