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5 Ways to Recycle Your Old Winter Clothes For a New Season

Rearranging your closet to get ready for winter usually means putting away lighter, summer pieces to make room for sweaters, hoodies, and other warm clothes. When looking through your winter wardrobe, chances are you’ll find things that don’t fit, or you haven’t worn in ages. Instead of tossing...
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5 Ways to Show Gratitude for the Planet This Thanksgiving

The holiday season is upon us. During this special time of year, many of us find ways to slow down and take a break from our hectic schedules to spend time with friends and family. Thanksgiving , specifically, gives us all a reason to show our loved ones how much they mean to us. It also reminds us...
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5 Green Halloween Decorations That Cut Down on the Plastic

Halloween is a ghoulishly fun holiday. People of all ages dress up in costumes, pass out treats, throw parties, and put up all kinds of decorations to celebrate the scariest night of the year. Unfortunately, Halloween is also filled with lots of harmful plastic items that can bog down landfills,...
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PA Designates Official State Amphibian

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Legislation signed Tuesday by Gov. Tom Wolf will let the Eastern hellbender breathe a little easier, and help Pennsylvania's water get cleaner. Senate Bill 9 officially designated North America's largest salamander as the official state amphibian. The two-year effort to win that...
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Gary Clark Jr.

1THING: Gary Clark Jr. Is Celebrating Earth Day by Staying at Home

Today we’re recycling one of our favorite videos to celebrate Earth Day.
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Time Almost Up for Comments on Proposed Clean Water Act Changes

Andrea Sears-Keystone State News Connection HARRISBURG, Pa. - Monday will be the last day of the public comment period on proposed changes to the Clean Water Act that environmentalists say will put access to clean water at risk. The Environmental Protection Agency proposal would redefine which...
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Eli Young Band, The Chainsmokers, Oliver Tree, Gary Clark Jr., The Aces

The Chainsmokers, Gary Clark Jr., Eli Young Band Do 1THING to Celebrate Earth Day

With climate change becoming an increasingly pressing issue, Eli Young Band, The Aces, The Chainsmokers, Oliver Tree, and Gary Clark Jr. are drilling down to go green.
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How Dirty is Your Produce?

Kale has higher pesticide residues than nearly all other produce found on supermarket shelves, according to the Environmental Working Group’s 2019 Dirty Dozen™ . EWG releases the Dirty Dozen as part of its annual Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce™, which analyzes Department of Agriculture...
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Identify and Fix Leaks Around Your Home During Fix a Leak Week

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC), on March 14th, highlighted the importance of safe drinking water, along with the role of water efficiency and conservation efforts, in conjunction with National “Fix a Leak Week,” which runs thru March 24th, 2019. The annual Fix a Leak campaign...
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Count Backyard Birds and Help Bird Conservation

If you love birdwatching, you can help bird conservation by participating in the 2019 Great Backyard Bird Count . The Great Backyard Bird Count, February 15th-18th, is a free annual four day event in which bird watchers count birds to create a real-time snapshot of where birds are. The data...
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