Environment

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...

Education

Trout give kindergartners at DaVinci a lesson in ownership and conservation

Students at DaVinci Academy were given the opportunity for a hands-on experience of what coldwater fish need to survive


Environment

If Utah's Great Salt Lake dries up, consequences will be global

Billions of dollars and thousands of jobs, products and species are linked to the Great Salt Lake. So why aren’t we more worried that it’s disappearing?


Environment

U.S. brine shrimp industry could be in peril if Great Salt Lake keeps shrinking

More than 500,000 tons of shrimp is consumed in the U.S. each year and a third of the world’s supply of food for all those prawns comes from Utah’s Great Salt Lake. For now.


Environment

Mineral extraction on Great Salt Lake has local, national and global impact

Billion-dollar industries extract minerals from the Great Salt Lake used to grow food, build cars and more. So, what will happen if the lake disappears by fault of human-caused water diversion? 


Environment

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...


Environment

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...


Environment

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. 


Environment

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.


Environment

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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