Conservation

Grasslands In California (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation Projects

Projects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.

01/14/2015

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Con Ed Customers Asked To Conserve Power In West Harlem

Residents of West Harlem were asked to conserve energy Wednesday evening due to weather-related problems with electrical cables.

02/05/2014

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How To Save Energy At Work

Don’t let the excuse of not being at home cause you to make less eco-friendly decisions. Here are some things you can do at work to ensure you keep up your earth-friendly habits.

12/12/2013

Recycled Plastic Bottles - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Report: Beverage Distributors May Have Violated Bottle Deposit Law

The DEC is working with the state attorney general and county prosecutors. Reynolds says there are about a dozen investigations now under way.

09/07/2013

Sunflowers (credit: CBS 2)

Farmers And Conservationists Team Up In New Jersey

Conservationists and farmers are rarely on friendly terms, but nine farmers across the state have devoted some of their land to growing sunflowers.

11/25/2010