Environmental Factor – April 2022: Advanced Precision Environmental Health by Exposure Research

Environmental Factor - April 2022: Advanced Precision Environmental Health by Exposure Research

NIEHS grant recipient takes air pollution research to a new level and expands knowledge of how weather events linked to climate change, such as wildfires, can affect maternal health and infant. Habre directs exposure science research at the NIEHS-funded Southern California Environmental Health Science Center at USC, and she co-chairs the Geospatial Working Group of … Read more

DCNR Appoints New Park Manager for Kings Gap Environmental Education Center

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania — Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today announced the appointment of Gavin Smith as Park Superintendent of Kings Gap Environmental Education Center in Cumberland County. “Gavin’s experience and personality will be a wonderful addition to Kings Gap and the South Mountain community,” Dunn said. “During his time … Read more

Martha Chason-Sokol’s found object works create a sculptural album of her surroundings

Martha Chason-Sokol's found object works create a sculptural album of her surroundings

“Doll Face” by Martha Chason-Sokol is at Galerie 263. (Photo: Tiziana Rozzo) Many creators transform everyday objects into works of art. Martha Chason-Sokol’s “Listening Works” keeps these found objects close to home in an exhibition at Gallery 263 – the Everett, Mass.-based artist’s first solo exhibition, and a delight. Tape is the only material Chason-Sokol … Read more

Environment agency Abu Dhabi saves over 200 sea turtles

Sea turtles

“Through our partnership with the aquarium, we have been able to rescue and rehabilitate a number of turtles to ensure the longevity of several different turtle species found in Abu Dhabi waters. Moreover, after releasing a large majority of these turtles into their natural habitat, our specialized research team regularly monitors them and frequently studies … Read more

ML Strategies Energy & Sustainability Washington Update — April 2022 – Environment

ML Strategies Energy & Sustainability Washington Update — April 2022 - Environment

United States: ML Strategies Energy & Sustainability Washington Update — April 2022 To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. President Biden’s Budget for FY23 The White House released President Biden’s budget request for fiscal year 2023 in late March, including … Read more

What is Windows Recovery Environment for?

Windows 11 laptop with paints around

Windows Recovery Environment, also known as WinRE, is a companion operating system installed with the standard Windows operating system. It is basically a simplified version of Windows that includes a set of recovery tools designed to diagnose and fix Windows operating system issues. Let’s explore all the different elements of WinRE and how they can … Read more

The Changing Face of Sustainability Leadership: Do You Need an Environmental Degree to Enter the Profession?

The Changing Face of Sustainability Leadership: Do You Need an Environmental Degree to Enter the Profession?

This is part two of a two-part article on the evolution of sustainability skills, written as part of edie’s corporate leadership month. The first part of the feature, which can be found here, explains why soft skills may be even more important to sustainability professionals than technical expertise. As experts have pointed out, the 2020s … Read more

Manure discharge from Smithfield pig farms raises environmental concerns – report

Manure discharge from Smithfield pig farms raises environmental concerns - report

A sculpture adorns the Smithfield Foods pig slaughterhouse in Smithfield, Virginia, U.S., October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Tom Polansek/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 1 (Reuters) – More than 20 Missouri pig farms have reported an increase in emergency manure discharge since U.S. pork producer Smithfield Foods took over them in … Read more

Meet Big Lonely Doug | Environment Maine

Meet Big Lonely Doug |  Environment Maine

Cover photo: timfilbert via Flickr; CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Where once stood a family of towering and mighty trees, a lone giant pierces the sky, surrounded by clear-cut land. You can imagine the chorus of chainsaws, followed by the earthquake, as age-old behemoths found the ground, one after another, one after another, one after another. Surrounded … Read more