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Ways to Cut Down on too many Thanksgiving Leftovers!

ThanksgivingMealphoto cut down scraps 930x218We waste around 133 BILLION POUNDS OF FOOD in just the United States. It’s 31% of our total food supply that end up in landfills, release methane and contribute to climate issues. Trying to avoid food waste w/ too many leftovers after the Thanksgiving meal. Try one of these helpful ideas. It’s #1Thing that helps the environment in which we live, and it helps save money by not over buying.

  1. Food Calculator :  the food calculator from the National Resources Defense Council, helps you determine how much food you will need.R
  2. Refrigerator Thermometer: 75% of us have our refrigerators runing too high.
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Senator Murkowski’s legislative maneuver puts landmark Roadless Rule at risk

Michael Reinemer

The 2018 Senate Interior Appropriations bill would eliminate protection for roadless areas in Southeast Alaska’s Tongass National Forest (our nation’s largest national forest) and the spectacular Chugach National Forest near Anchorage.

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Media memo: Key background about the legislative attack on the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Rule

Michael Reinemer

TO:            Editorial Writers, Reporters and Columnists                           

FROM:    The Wilderness Society  

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Keepin’ Holiday Travel Green!

Grassssuitecase 775x515You can have a Happy Holiday while making Mama Earth Happy too! Pick Greener ways for holiday travelling to see family & friends like a train, bus ride and carpooling which many times saves on fuel, money and emissions. It’s #1THING that’s a Fantastic Thing to do! Have a Happy & Safe  Green Holiday Season!

EarthShare friends share several tips you can try this holiday season:

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TWS Action Fund Launches Arctic Wildlife Refuge Ad Campaign

Tim Woody

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