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Alliance Launched To Save Bees

Sixty-five chefs, restaurant owners and other culinary leaders joined us to launch the Bee Friendly Food Alliance. Through the Alliance, chefs and restaurateurs are calling attention to the importance of bees to our food supply, the dramatic die-off of bee populations, and the need to protect our pollinators. LEARN MORE.

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Our Natural Legacy: The Value Of America's Roadless National Forests

After decades of scientific inquiry, 600 public hearings, and a record 1.6 million comments, the Clinton administration enacted the Roadless Area Conservation Rule in January 2001 to protect 58.5 million acres of wild national forest land from most commercial logging and road-building.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Reduced Vehicle Miles from FasTracks Will Benefit Health and Environment of Colorado

Leaders from both the conservation and public health communities met today to highlight the wide range of benefits that FasTracks will bring to the Denver Metro area. A comprehensive transit system is a key component to achieving a more livable, sustainable Denver Metro area as the region adds nearly a million more people over the next 20 years.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

New Report Documents the Impacts of FasTracks on Transit Oriented Development and Regional Growth Patterns:

A new report released today at the Federal Center by two nonprofit groups concluded that FasTracks would have a much larger impact on traffic than previously estimated when changes in regional land use patterns associated with transit oriented development (TOD) are factored in.

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Report | Environment Colorado

Fishing for Trouble: How Toxic Mercury Contaminates Fish in U.S. Waterways

Toxic mercury, largely emitted from coalburning power plants, is polluting waterways, contaminating the fish we eat, and posing a serious threat to public health. 

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Elevation Outfitters to Host First-Ever 10K Run Through Lodo, Presented by Westword

Elevation Outfitters, Denver's only locally owned and operated active lifestyle and outdoor apparel store, will host a 10K run through Lodo on October 17, 2004.

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