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Salem River Crossing Project

May 7th, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Transportation

Public invited to give input on third bridge across Willamette at open house (Statesman Journal, 5/6/2012) Salem River Crossing Project draft environmental impact statement [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Green jobs in Oregon

February 6th, 2012 · Comments Off · Employment Department

Oregon Jobs Report: 3 Percent are ‘Green’ (KTVZ, 2/3/2012) The greening of Oregon’s workforce : jobs, wages, and training [PDF] (2012) WorkSource Oregon

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Consumption-based greenhouse gas emissions

November 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Composting food waste is green; not wasting food is greener (Oregonian, 11/1/2011) Report Shows Carbon Footprint Beyond Oregon’s┬áBorders (Oregon Public Broadcasting, 11/1/2011) Local consumption, global impact : greenhouse gas emissions from consumption in Oregon [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Columbia River Crossing environmental impact statement

September 20th, 2011 · Comments Off · Dept. of Transportation

Columbia River Crossing finances offers a September surprise: $147 million more from Oregon, Washington (Oregonian, 9/15/2011) Columbia River Crossing bridge: $147M more for Washington, Oregon (Statesman Journal, 9/16/2011) Columbia River Crossing : final environmental impact statement and final section 4(f) evaluation [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Wildlife habitat protection

September 21st, 2010 · Comments Off · U.S. Dept. of Energy

Bonneville Power Administration releases plan to protect 16,880 acres of Willamette Valley habitat (The Oregonian, 9/11/10) Willamette River Basin memorandum of agreement regarding wildlife habitat protection between the State of Oregon and the BPA [PDF] (2010) United States Department of Energy, Bonneville Power Administration

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Green insurance

May 11th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services

44 insurers offer greener policies (Statesman Journal, 5/1/10) Green insurance for homes and commercial buildings [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Insurance Division

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Earth Day 2010

April 27th, 2010 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality, Dept. of Forestry, Dept. of State Lands, Public Transit Division

Wildlife habitat in urban areas [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Forestry, Urban and Community Forestry Assistance Program Hazardless home [PDF] (2006) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Guide to placement of wood, boulders, and gravel for habitat restoration [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of State Lands Oregon’s rigid plastic container recycling rate (annual report) Oregon Department of […]

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