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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: March 2, 2009

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March 02, 2009

Daily Roundup: March 2, 2009

Saved: About 200 pilot whales and dolphins beached themselves on a Tasmanian shore yesterday. Today, rescuers got 60 of them back in the water. Some suspect that Navy sonar disoriented the animals. About.com: Environmental Issues

Man vs. Wild: A U.N. report this morning stated that fish for food are obtained as much from aquaculture as they are from the wild. As such, the report said, sustainability practices for aquaculture must be more prevalent and stringent. ENN

He** No: Today’s demonstration at the Capitol Power Plant consisted of thousands of peaceful protestors rallying against coal-fired power. Capitol Climate Action

Glacial Pace: Experts predict that by 2020, there’ll be no more glaciers in Glacier National Park. National Geographic

Um, Hello? Though water scarcity is becoming a mainstay issue, not many businesses or investors are taking heed. SustainableBusiness.com

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