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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: June 15, 2011

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June 15, 2011

Daily Roundup: June 15, 2011

Up in Flames: The Arizona wildfire is now the largest in state history, having consumed almost 480,000 acres of Ponderosa Pine Forest. Huffington Post

Total Eclipse: Today the moon moved into the longest and darkest lunar eclipse in more than 10 years. National Geographic

Extreme! This spring proved the wettest on record for nine U.S. states, while it was the driest for Texas. TreeHugger

Uh-Oh: A global retreat from nuclear energy will increase projected carbon emissions a third by 2035, according to new estimates. Reuters

Growing Up: This week, the U.N.'s Food and Agriculture Organization released a "best practices" guide to sustainable agriculture in developing countries. New York Times

--Christa Morris


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