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Oil, Gas and Mining board recognizes Compass Minerals for Great Salt Lake

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Compass Minerals was recognized by the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining with...

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Oil, Gas and Mining board recognizes Compass Minerals for Great Salt Lake

Compass Minerals was recognized by the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining with an “Earth Day Award” for its environmental efforts.


Environment

Tackling Ogden's invasive weeds takes season-long effort

Hikers can help keep invasive weeds at bay by pulling weeds along their favorite trails. It’s springtime, with birds chirping, flowers blooming and invasive weeds popping up along Ogden’s hiking trails. Members of the local Sierra Club chapter want to see Ogden locals vigilant...


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Forest Service asks public to adopt Pineview, Causey dams to prevent litter

After major issues with trash last summer, the U.S. Forest Service wants people to adopt Pineview and Causey beaches. The Ogden Ranger District announced its “Adopt-A-Beach” program this week, saying it’s open to any individuals, groups, organizations or businesses with...


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USU biochemists may have found a solution to future food and climate concerns

USU biochemists help discover process to produce nitrogen fertilizer using light, not fossil fuels. 


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Celebrate a baby shower with Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah

Bring a gift to the annual open house at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah as a way to support their rehab of injured animals, or donate money to the center.


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QUIZ: Test your Earth Day knowledge

Happy Earth Day! How are you celebrating? Planting a tree? Walking to work? Setting up a recycling program at your school? Take our quiz to test you knowledge and learn a little bit about today.  


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Utah ranks near the middle in earth-friendly habits, new report shows

Just in time for Earth Day, personal finance website WalletHub has ranked each state based on their earth-friendly habits in 2016. Overall, Utah falls near the middle. The evaluation considered factors like waste per capita, air quality, water quality, soil quality and energy consumption....


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State of air report: Utah air still bad, but slightly better

The American Lung Association released its annual “State of the Air” report today, and many Utah counties continue to perform poorly when it comes to air pollution.


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Turtles exit water at North Texas park thanks to rock ramp built by city

Aww! Bedford city workers have installed three exit ramps made of rocks to make navigation easier for the turtles and other animals, including ducks.


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Ranchers key to sage-grouse survival in northern Utah

Cattle ranching once devastated the great sagebrush ecosystems of northwest Utah, but now it might be the only thing that can save it.


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