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The Star Democrat (Wed 16 Jul, 2014)
Hands-on learning at Horn Point
Staff quoted: Don Boesch, Mike Roman
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CAMBRIDGE — Kiarra Kelly wishes school was more like the Honeywell Institute for Ecosystem Education program at Horn Point Laboratory.


Fly Rod & Reel (Tue 1 Jul, 2014)
Saving America from a Clean Chesapeake
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Recovery of the estuary that provides 75 percent of the Atlantic striped bass population is being fought by 21 states, only one of which is in the watershed.


Capital Gazette (Thu 26 Jun, 2014)
Chesapeake Bay dead zone likely a bit worse than usual this summer
Staff quoted: Don Boesch, Caroline Wicks
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Fish and shellfish that live in the deeper waters of the Chesapeake Bay likely will have to skedaddle from their haunts to search for oxygen this summer.


The Advocate (Baton Rouge) (Tue 10 Jun, 2014)
Safety board faults key device in BP oil spill
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal board's investigation into the 2010 BP oil spill concludes that a last-ditch safety device on the underwater well had multiple failures, wasn't tested properly and still poses a risk for many rigs drilling today.


The Huffington Post Green Blog (Thu 5 Jun, 2014)
Key Device In BP Oil Spill Faulted By Safety Board; Still Poses Risk For Active Drilling Rigs
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The key last-ditch safety device that failed to prevent the 2010 BP oil spill remains a potentially catastrophic problem today for some offshore drilling, according to a federal safety board investigation.


NPR (Thu 5 Jun, 2014)
Board: Oil Drilling Risks Remain From Device Woes
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The key last-ditch safety device that failed to prevent the 2010 BP oil spill remains a potentially catastrophic problem today for some offshore drilling, according to a federal safety board investigation.


ABC News (Thu 5 Jun, 2014)
Board: Oil Drilling Risks Remain From Device Woes
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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The key last-ditch safety device that failed to prevent the 2010 BP oil spill remains a potentially catastrophic problem today for some offshore drilling, according to a federal safety board investigation.


Yahoo News (Thu 5 Jun, 2014)
Safety board faults key device in BP oil spill
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal board investigation into the 2010 BP oil spill concludes that a last-ditch safety device on the underwater well had multiple failures, wasn't tested properly and still poses a risk for many rigs drilling today.


Yale Environment 360 (Thu 5 Jun, 2014)
How Weeds Could Help Feed Billions in a Warming World
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Weeds that resemble knee-high grass grow in planter pots in a small room at a U.S. Department of Agriculture lab just outside Washington, D.C. Light, heat, and carbon dioxide reach the plants at steady levels. For more than a month, the weeds have sustained the same conditions expected to be earth's norm 35 years from now — carbon dioxide levels equivalent to an urban traffic jam, and temperatures tipping into the dangerous zone for the planet's health.


New Security Beat (Tue 3 Jun, 2014)
How Do We Bounce Back Better? 2015 a Critical Year for Global Resilience, Climate Efforts
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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According to NASA and a team of scientists from the University of California, significant portions of the West Antarctic ice sheet have begun an unstoppable slide towards oblivion, slowly melting in warmer-than-usual ocean currents that have been eating away at their bases.


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