Tuesday, August 21, 2012

BEN - August 21, 2012 #402

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 BEN Picks

Green Drinks Tuscaloosa - August 22nd, 5-7pm  FIVE Java Tuscaloosa

Darter Phest - Watercress Darter Event - August 23rd, 5-8pm - Good People Brewery, Birmingham

Alabama Wildlife Center's Chirps and Chips - August 25th, 7-10pm Birmingham

News From The Green Register (New! To BEN)

Green Minute: A Green Back to School Checklist

Green Minute: DVD and CD Reycling

Auburn University Generating Solar Power for Electric Cars

News Across Alabama

Mobile Register: "Wilson" the Manatee in Mobile Bay

Dothan Eagle: Houston County Looking at Energy Efficiency

Birmingham News: Alabama Lags in Solar Power

Birmingham News: Birmingham's Complete Streets Policy Recognized in National Report

Huntsville Times: Tennessee Riverkeeper Threatens to Sue Jackson County Town

Tuscaloosa News:  Local Woods Provide Learning Environment

Montgomery Advertiser: City of Montgomery Asks for ADEM in Plume Cleanup

New York Times: Snails Appear Reborn, or Were Overlooked

Op-eds, Links, Audio and Videos

Mike Bolton: Early Figures - Number of Hunters and Fishermen Increasing

Whit Gibbons: Ecoviews - Let's Not be Complacent About Abundant Animals

Anniston Star: Let the Shine Sun In

Events, Grants & Job Openings

Job Openings & Events (August Update)

BEN - Events and Job Openings (August)