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An update on environmental issues in Pennsylvania. PA Environment Digest is a service of Crisci Associates. Crisci Associates is a Harrisburg-based government affairs firm whose clients include Fortune 500 companies and non-profit organizations.

This web area will provide information about the E-Enterprise for the Environment Initiative and its projects.

Built environment interventions to increase physical activity create or modify environmental characteristics in a community to make physical activity easier or more accessible...

Nonprofit organization promoting responsible use of energy and natural resources in Minnesota.

Side-by-side comparisons reveal just how much glaciers, lakes, and snowpacks have been altered by nature and humans.

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You probably know that climate change affects how we grow food, but you might not know that how food is grown also affects our climate. This interplay is at the heart of an Agricultural Research Service (ARS) project called “Soil and Air,” a concerted effort to feed the Earth’s 7.5 billion people while protecting the planet
Farmers and ranchers produce food at the intersection of soil and air, which in turn impacts soil and air quality. For instance, warmer air creates warmer soil,…

Mike Gibbs, Managing Director of Equity Portfolio & Technical Strategy, comments on the recent equity rally and market conditions moving into 2017.

Are your home, work and exercise environments optimized for your body? Design your posture environment to align each PostureZone® and put an end to bad habits
Did You Know?
People sit an average of 13 hours a day [i] , sleep an average of 7 hours a day, [ii] which leaves only 4 hours a day to be active.
At Work – Sit strong, but not too long. Sitting folds your body restricting breathing and circulation, impacting health nearly as much as smoking!…

Georgia Power is the largest subsidiary of Southern Company, one of the nation's largest generators of electricity. The company is an investor-owned, tax-paying utility, serving 2.3 million customers in 155 of 159 counties in Georgia. Georgia Power's rates remain well below the national average.

Your child spends more time at home than any other place. This is especially true at preschool age, but even after kids begin school, home is still the predominant source of most experiences. It's ...

There’s just one way to radically change your behavior: radically change your environment. —Dr. B.J. Fogg, Director of Stanford Persuasive Lab Most of us would like to think that our habits follow our intentions. The truth is that one of the mind’s chief functions is to spot and utilize patterns as shortcuts, in order to

FBI Director Jim Comey assesses the diverse range of threats to the U.S. homeland and shares his strategy for countering them. James Comey, Director, Federal...

DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2016-106
Occupational exposure to heat can result in injuries, disease, reduced productivity, and death. To address this hazard, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has evaluated the scientific data on heat stress and hot environments and has updated the Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Hot Environments. This document was last updated in 1986, and in recent…

School teacher Jennifer Runde’s 4th- and 5th-grade classes completed a fantastic art collage with recycled National Geographic magazines in celebration of Earth Day.