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[ N.Y.C. Nature: Time for Horseshoe Crabs and the Shorebirds That Love Them ]

In late spring, the crabs return to shallow bays in and around New York to mate after a winter in deeper water. Birds that feast on their eggs wait hungrily.…

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[ Platform Check: How Trump’s Energy Plan Stacks Up To The Democrats ]

NPR’s Audie Cornish speaks with Amy Myers Jaffe, executive director of energy and sustainability at the University of California, Davis, about the presidential candidates’ energy strategies after Donald Trump rolled out his platform.…

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[ Trina Solar Sees Shipments Rising Despite Slowdown in China ]

Trina Solar Ltd., the world’s biggest solar manufacturer, reported a sharp increase in first-quarter profit and said it expects shipments to increase in 2016 even as demand in China slows in the second half.

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[ Renewable Energy Job Growth Unique in Global Energy Sector ]

Job growth in renewable energies is bucking the trends across the global energy sector, Adnan Amin, director-general for the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), said on May 25.

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[ Australia, Fearing Fewer Tourists, Has Chapter Taken Out of Climate Report ]

The report about the impact of climate change on dozens of World Heritage sites is missing a section on damage to the Great Barrier Reef.…

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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.