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[ Bring the 3 Rs into the New Year! ]

REDUCE REUSE RECYCLE 591X218The 3 R’s REDUCE, REUSE & RECYCLE are Fabulous 1Things to bring w/ you into 2017!

“The Austin Resource Recovery provides a wide range of services designed to transform waste into resources while keeping our community clean. Our goal is to reach Zero Waste by 2040, which means reducing the amount of trash sent to landfills by 90 percent. More here.”…

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[ BLM’s new rule brings public lands planning into 21st Century ]

Tyler North

The Bureau of Land Management has released its final version of its Planning 2.0 regulation, which has helped shape progress the BLM has made in its land use planning.

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[ Tree Recycling for the New Year! ]

CHRISTMAS TREE NON DECORATED PARTIAL 727X520If you will be enjoying a Real Tree this holiday season, Enjoy. But don’t just toss it when you are done. Recycle/ reuse and bring more life to your tree for 2017.  ATX has options whether it’s curbside collection or dropping it off with the option to get mulch for free, and other options too. It’s 1Thing you can do to start 2017off right for Mama Earth!

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Curbside Collections

City of Austin curbside customers can recycle their trees at the curb!…

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[ This EPA candidate brags about suing the agency, calls climate science “unsettled” ]

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt used his current position to try to block some of the EPA’s most important air-quality rules.

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[ Congress votes to recognize the $646 billion outdoor recreation economy as part of the nation’s GDP ]

Michael Reinemer

Yesterday, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed H.R. 4665, Outdoor Recreation’s Economic Contributions (REC) Act, which President Obama is expected to sign into law.

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