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    Yellowstone National Park: Fulfilling the Mission

    Feb 15 • 35 Views • Comments Off on Yellowstone National Park: Fulfilling the Mission

    Yellowstone National Park is the first National Park, and has is a park with one of the highest traffic per year. As these statistics, are released, I turn to the park and wonder, “How do they meet the goals set by the NPS mission statement?”...

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    Acadia National Park: Fulfilling the Mission

    Feb 8 • 24 Views • Comments Off on Acadia National Park: Fulfilling the Mission

    Once again, as the traffic to National Parks increases yearly, I am driven to ask: “How are they fulfilling their mission statement?” Of course, every park has a different approach, but the mission is the same. “The National Park Service...

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    Arches National Park: Fulfilling the Mission

    Feb 1 • 28 Views • Comments Off on Arches National Park: Fulfilling the Mission

    As an estimated 300,000,000 people visit National Parks every year, I have to ask the question: “How are they fulfilling their Mission Statement?” The National Park Service is expanded all over the country, and has a rich history of conservation....

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    How to Conserve Water at Home

    Jan 30 • 28 Views • Comments Off on How to Conserve Water at Home

    It’s no surprise that water is wasted everyday. It is estimated that in America alone, one trillion gallons of water are wasted each year. (Source: washingtonpost.com) The scariest part of it all is the fact that you may have contributed. But...

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What makes a car “green”?

Jan 18 • 49 Views • Comments Off on What makes a car “green”?

In recent years, a number of companies have been releasing cars that are labeled “green”. We take this to mean Eco-friendly or energy efficient, but what...

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10 Eco-Friendly Apartments You Can Book On AirBnB

If you’re not already familiar with AirBnB, it’s a very cool site which lets you search for rooms, apartments, and even entire...

Dec 11 • 291 Views

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Why Is Gas So Expensive?

Gas is expensive. Ten years ago it was between $1 and $2 a gallon – now it’s double that. What has changed? Why is gas so expensive...

Jun 19 • 3257 Views

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How Does a Solar Panel Work?

Most people aren’t aware of how long the technology behind solar panels has actually been around. Way back in 1839, French physicist...

Jun 14 • 3244 Views

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5 Scenic Bike Trails

Jan 25 • 29 Views • Comments Off on 5 Scenic Bike Trails

I know it’s winter right now, but if you’re like me, you’re ready to hop off the stationary bike and hit the trails. I am presenting this list, from my...

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What makes a car “green”?

In recent years, a number of companies have been releasing cars that are labeled “green”. We take this to...

Jan 18 • 49 Views

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The Top 10 Most Fuel Efficient Cars 2013

With every passing year, the best fuel efficient cars become more advanced and more confident in their mission to go...

Jul 15 • 3444 Views

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