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[ The Parched West: California Drought Sends U.S. Water Agency Back to Drawing Board ]

The Bureau of Reclamation, which runs a vast network of dams, reservoirs and aqueducts across the West, is taking a hard look at its infrastructure.









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[ On The Rebound, Panthers Prowl Expanding Swath Of Land In Florida ]

From a low of about 20, the population of Florida’s state animal has grown to about 200 — enough, wildlife officials say, to warrant taking them off the endangered species list. Not everyone agrees.

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[ Logistics and Lizards Disrupt Chevron’s Project Off Australia ]

Remoteness and environmental concerns piled costs on the Gorgon liquefied natural gas project, just as energy prices slumped.









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[ Dot Earth Blog: Greenland’s Iceberg Factory – Where the Empire State Building is Too Short a Yardstick ]

Welcome to Greenland, where the standard measure of height for calving icebergs is an Empire State Building or two.









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[ BP To Pay $18.7 Billion In Landmark Settlement Over 2010 Gulf Oil Spill ]

Oil giant BP agreed to pay $18.7 billion in a settlement announced on Friday by Gulf Coast states and the federal government. The deal pays for the harm from BP’s 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, which was the worst in U.S. history. The accident killed 11 rig workers.

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How would you like to volunteer in the Mid-South?

Planting trees at Shelby Farms Park
Cleaning up McKellar Lake with Living Lands and Waters
Planting community gardens with GrowMemphis
Cleaning litter with Memphis City Beautiful

Where can I drop off recycling?

Five recycling drop-off centers are available for residents and businesses not serviced by City of Memphis Sold Waste Management.

  • Downtown – Located in the gravel parking area on Mud Island Drive at the North entrance to Mud Island Park.
  • East Memphis – Located on Moore Ed, just south of the Shelby Showplace Arena at the Agricenter International.
  • Midtown – Located on the corner of Cooper and Walker at the First Congregational Church.
  • Southeast – Located at the Hickory Hill Community Center at 3910 Ridgeway.
  • ReCommunity – 3197 Farrisview Blvd., located off American Way just west of Lamar intersection. Place recycling material in carts located just outside the gate.