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The Green Life: Daily Roundup: July 26, 2011

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July 26, 2011

Daily Roundup: July 26, 2011

Spy vs. Spy: With another monsoon season looming over flood-damaged areas of Pakistan, friction between the CIA and Pakistan's spy service is impeding humanitarian efforts. Guardian

Sweet Home: Now thriving in 10% of its former habitat, Alabama's water-quality-indicating Tulotoma snail has become the first snail species to be reclassified from "endangered" to "threatened." MSNBC

Final Frontier: Myanmar's neighbors are vying for its natural resources, igniting armed conflict and ravaging some of Asia's last pristine ecosystems. Yahoo! News

Man in the Middle: Energy Secretary Stephen Chu is poised to take a stand in the fracking debate, hoping to play the role of mediator as he did in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. New York Times

Best-Laid Plans: Since its rehydration in 2006, California's Lower Owens River has become a murky tangle of reeds instead of an economically revitalizing ecological paradise. Los Angeles Times

--Colin Griffin


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