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Caption: Mark Murray
In 2013 California boasted a recycling rate of 85%. In 2017 that number is now 79% - that is the first time it has dipped below 80% since 2008. Why...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Most scientists agree the current level of human population, in combination with present living arrangements, is damaging our ecosystems. But doing...

  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
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Farmworkers Harmed by Trump’s EPA. That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KRZA, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and KKFI


  • Added: May 21, 2017
  • Length: 07:21
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Trump Firing of FBI Director a Threat to U.S. Rule of Law; New Trump Elect...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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When You Smell Pig Waste, Just Think Bacon. That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KRZA, KKFI, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: May 14, 2017
  • Length: 07:22
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: ...even the polar bears can teach him..., Credit: Susan Cook
Recently, millions protested government inaction on climate change and global warming. We turn to Department of Poetic Justice to help the current ...

  • Added: May 14, 2017
  • Length: 02:52
Caption: Mangroves Near Waitangi, Credit: Gordon and Julia Gardner
We are living in a time of great environmental, social, and political change, and our outdated ways of living and governing are failing. The 21st c...

  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 05:52
Caption: Kandi Mossett
Was all the work to try to keep the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines from being built done in vain now that Donald Trump occupies the White ...

Bought by WMUU-LP and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: May 09, 2017
  • Length: 28:40
  • Purchases: 2
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What exactly are “think tanks” supposed to be thinking about? Are some of them part of a campaign to cast doubt on science when it could interfere ...

Bought by XRAY.fm, KMUD, KTRL, and WGRN-LP 94.1


  • Added: May 09, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 4
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A visit with former California Assemblymember and environmental champion, Fred Keeley. Fred has been an advocate for the oceans and land for as lon...

  • Added: May 07, 2017
  • Length: 54:02
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Pay Your Water Bill Or Lose Your House? That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KRZA, KKFI, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: May 07, 2017
  • Length: 07:22
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Pamela Paresky
Is the New York Times enabling a debate that most rational people think is long over? The latest conservative pundit to be hired by the New York Ti...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and XRAY.fm


  • Added: May 02, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Debbie Dooley, President, Conservatives for Energy Freedom, Co-founder, Tea Party Movement
Can the far right and far left come together on clean energy despite the polarization in Washington DC? While Democrats and Republicans may have di...

  • Added: May 02, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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How and why did our society come to value economic growth so highly that we pursue it at the risk of our long-term survival? For some time scientis...

Bought by KTRL


  • Added: May 02, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Federal funding helps fight invasive species like the sea lamprey, Credit: Angelica Morrison
President Trump's budget priorities have put funding for the Great Lakes in danger. His 2018 budget outline eliminated $300 million in annual fund...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, WKSU, WCMU, WCPN, WXXI and more


  • Added: May 01, 2017
  • Length: :37
  • Purchases: 6
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New Study: Sea Level Rise Could Spell Disaster for California: That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KKFI, KRZA, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 30, 2017
  • Length: 07:33
  • Purchases: 3
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Do you know about the “soil-food-web?” Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn, for her interview with Judith McG...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sister Simone Campbell
When we allow our hearts to be broken open by hearing the stories of our fellow human beings, we build community and compassion. That is the passio...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Rahwa Ghirmatzion
What’s a great way to lift up an impoverished population within a struggling city where utility bills can cost twice as much as rent itself? Local,...

Bought by WMUU-LP and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 29:20
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Maumee River in the Western Lake Erie Watershed, Credit: Elizabeth Miller/ideastream
The lawsuit involves a dispute over whether Lake Erie should be classified as an impaired waterway.

Bought by WCMU, WKSU, WXXI, and WBFO


  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 01:07
  • Purchases: 4
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Many people in Colorado are facing a problem you’d never expect to find in the arid West: too much water.

Bought by KGNU


  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 07:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Fishing vessels set out from Shenjiamen Port in Zhoushan city, East China's Zhejiang province., Credit: Xinhua | Liang Minhui
China is the world's largest consumer, producer, and exporter of every fish species caught by their vast industrial fishing fleet, at a rate on tra...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 05:27
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We need to change the way we think if we want to extend the shelf-life of our civilization, according to Frances Moore Lappé, author of EcoMind: Ch...

Bought by KTRL


  • Added: Apr 25, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Author Jane Mayer
Who are the people bankrolling our political system? New Yorker writer Jane Mayer takes us behind the scenes and exposes the powerful group of indi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Is Dow looking for a payback from the Trump administration? That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KKFI, KRZA, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 23, 2017
  • Length: 07:25
  • Purchases: 3