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- Force of Nature. MAGUIRE, CHARLIE // Minnesota Monthly;Jul2015, Vol. 49 Issue 7, p16
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being the lead naturalist and administrator of Minnesota's Itasca State Park and mentions topics including park programs, growing up with an interest in wildlife biology, and former park administrator Mary H. Gibbs.
- Investing in the Earth Rothstein, Steven M. // In Business;Jul/Aug1992, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p30
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- How green was my balance sheet. Wood, John // Policy Review;Fall95, Issue 74, p80
Focuses on corporate environmental responsibilities in the United States. Benefits of the Pollution Prevention Pays program; Problems of corporate managers in media coverages that created environmental literacy among Americans; Sources of ecological benefits; Plastic manufacturers as a symbol...
- Environmentally incorrect. Kanner, Bernice // American Demographics;Oct97, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p36
Presents a survey on environmental awareness of people. Percentage of respondents who are trying to avoid buying products with excessive packaging; Statistics of respondents who never leave cars idling while running errands; Environmental apathy of people in saving water and energy.
- The global environment and the national interest. Talbott, Strobe // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;09/02/96, Vol. 7 Issue 36, p442
Presents a speech by the US Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott discussing some specific areas of the world and offer some concrete examples of how environmental concerns obtrude on the political, economic and security interests of the United States.
- Bird Walk. // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;9/29/2010, Vol. 43 Issue 34, p13
The article offers information on a walk for a cause event to be held at the South Shore Cultural Center in Chicago, Illinois and on the Nature Oasis program that helps to cultivate the environmental awareness and appreciation.
- How `green' are our valleys? // Newsweek;4/27/1998, Vol. 131 Issue 17, p8
Shows areas of the United States where environmental concern is the highest and the lowest.
- Environmetally concerned. // Black Issues in Higher Education;11/13/97, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p10
Features a survey by Detroit-area residents conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan, showing that African Americans are generally more concerned about environmental issues than whites. Statistical information representing the study; How the study was conducted.
- The Greening of Corporate America. Zetlin, Minda // Management Review;Jun90, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p10
Discusses environmental standards implemented by corporations in the United States. Inclusion of stages that companies tend to move through to meet environmental challenges; Steps a company can take to diminish the risk of environmental liability; Recommendation of commissioning an...