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EcoReport - July 19, 2012

From: WFHB
Series: EcoReport
Length: 27:07

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Environmental headline news plus Mick Harrison, environmental and public interest lawyer, discusses the pending litigation regarding the I-69 project with EcoReport's Lucille Bertuccio.

Badge-wo-tagline_small In today’s feature report, Mick Harrison, environmental and public interest lawyer, discusses the pending litigation regarding the I-69 project with EcoReport's Lucille Bertuccio. Harrison cites violations of the endangered species act, clean air act, and the national environmental policy act, as part of the legal case against the current highway expansion project. He says the fight is not over and reminds us about the successes of local grassroots environmental causes such as the prevention of a PCB incinerator in Bloomington in the Eighties.

EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of human relationships with nature and the Earth and to encourage you to take personal responsibility for the world in which we live. Each program features timely eco-related headline news, a feature interview or event recording, and a calendar of events of interest to the environmentally conscious.

Piece Description

In today’s feature report, Mick Harrison, environmental and public interest lawyer, discusses the pending litigation regarding the I-69 project with EcoReport's Lucille Bertuccio. Harrison cites violations of the endangered species act, clean air act, and the national environmental policy act, as part of the legal case against the current highway expansion project. He says the fight is not over and reminds us about the successes of local grassroots environmental causes such as the prevention of a PCB incinerator in Bloomington in the Eighties.

EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of human relationships with nature and the Earth and to encourage you to take personal responsibility for the world in which we live. Each program features timely eco-related headline news, a feature interview or event recording, and a calendar of events of interest to the environmentally conscious.

Additional Credits

Anchors: Megan Snook, Dan Young
This week’s news stories were written by Lucille Bertuccio, Joe Crawford, Linda Greene and Dan Young
This week’s calendar was compiled by Laura Nading
Jim Lang produced our feature
Engineer is Joe Crawford
EcoReport is produced by Lucille Bertuccio and Kelly Miller
Executive Producer is Alycin Bektesh

Related Website

http://www.wfhb.org/news/ecoreport