environment

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From Green to Yellow: The Transformation of Leaves

As you take that fall foliage tour in northern Michigan or simply rake leaves in your yard, start a family discussion about why the leaves change from green to red, yellow and orange.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

Lake Michigan (istockphoto)

Group Says Michigan Vulnerable To Effects Of Climate Change

Michigan is among 16 states named by an environmental group as “most likely” to experience serious flooding and other problems over the next several decades.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2011

Consumers Energy Efficiency Incentive Program Reaches Goal

As a result of strong customer interest, Consumers Energy says its energy efficiency incentive program for electric business customers has reached its 2011 energy savings goal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2011

Earth Day Recycling In Oakland County

It’s Earth Day, 2011. The annual celebration of our planet was inaugurated in 1970 as a way to educate people about the environment and what we can do to preserve it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2011

Asian Carp Threat Discussed In Ypsilanti

Continuing discussion about preventing the spead of Asian Carp into the Great Lakes brings help from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2011

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Group Seeks To Restore Wolves Nationwide

An environmental group has filed notice that it will sue the federal government to force it to adopt a plan for the recovery of gray wolves across the lower 48 states.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2010

Green Tips For The Young Environmental Activist

Kids are often interested in what they can do to help the environment, but most books and websites on the subject are written for adults, and are rather somber in tone. PBS Kids go, a […]

10/25/2010

Study: ADHD Is Genetic

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are twice as likely to have missing or extra chromosomes than other children – the first evidence that the disorder is genetic, a new study says.

09/30/2010

State Accepting Proposals For Water Funds Money

The state Department of Natural Resources and Environment is accepting proposals for projects to restore and protect Michigan wetlands, lakes and streams.

09/06/2010

Env. Coalition Awards Great Lakes Grants

An environmental coalition is giving out about $190,000 to help groups take part in Great Lakes restoration efforts.

09/02/2010

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