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Entries from November 2007

President Bush Grills an Endangered Species

November 1st, 2007 · 1 Comment

Pat Munday worked with the Center for Biological Diversity and cheap viagra canada other environmental groups to cheapest price for cialis write and direct a brief image event, “President Bush Grills an Endangered Species,” to publicize the plight of the Big Hole River grayling, a species recently removed as a candidate for protection under the Endangered Species Act. See it at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wASzy-ikmYA

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WANTED: Graduate Candidate interested in Environmental Communication

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Seeking a student interested in pursuing the MS in Technical Communication in the genuine cialis cheap research area of Environmental Communication. The research is centered on the role of citizen participation in shaping Superfund remedies at various sites in the Upper Clark Fork River Basin of Montana (“America’s Largest Superfund Site”). Tasks may include oral interviews of participants; […]

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Press Release from Montana Tech

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Soon after settling in Butte in 1990, Montana Tech professor and environmental historian Pat Munday became interested and involved in Superfund issues. For many years, he worked with groups such as the Clark Fork River Technical Assistance Committee and Trout Unlimited to promote remedies protective of lowest price levitra human and environmental health. Now that the remedies, or […]

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Literary Sources relevant to Envirotechies

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Joy Parr put out a call for tips about relevant literary sources for envirotechies earlier this year. These are a few of the submissions. Hopefully we can expand on this list later. Pat Munday suggested the following titles: Abbey, Ed. 1975. The Monkey Wrench Gang. Required reading. Brautigan, Richard. 1974. Trout Fishing in America. The […]

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CFP: World Congress of Environmental History 2009

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Announcing the WCEH 2009 First World Congress of Environmental History 2009 “Local Livelihoods And Global Challenges: Understanding Human Interaction With The Environment” in Copenhagen, Denmark, August 4-8, 2009. The conference is hosted by The International Consortium of Environmental History Organizations (ICEHO) and Roskilde University. We invite panel, paper, and poster proposals for the 1st World […]

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Manufactured Landscapes available for institutional sale and rental

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Manufactured Landscapes is currently available for institutional sale and rental through the online cialis sales film’s US distributor, Zeitgeist Films. The film can either be purchased (i.e., by a university library) or rented directly from the distributor. Details and sales cialis order forms can be found at: http://www.zeitgeistfilms.com/nontheatrical.php Purchase: The DVD, with Public Performance Rights (PPR), sells for $195 plus […]

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Honorable Mention for Book by Envirotechies

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Joel Tarr and Clay McShane’s book The Horse in the City won Honorable Mention for the Lewis Mumford Prize of the Society for American Regional and Planning History.

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Solidarity, Sustainability, and Non-Violence (SSNV) Research Newsletter: If not the MDGs, then what?

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

Is anyone here doing research, or working with, the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals? Luis _______________________________________________________ The Vol. 3, No. 11, November 2007 issue of the Solidarity, Sustainability, and Non-Violence (SSNV) Research Newsletter http://www.pelicanweb.org/solisustv03n11.html has been posted. The focus this month is the question: “IF NOT THE MDGs, THEN WHAT?” Table of contents: RESEARCH REPORT […]

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Where the Green Ants Dream

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

By Werner Herzog (1985) From Rotten Tomatoes website: “Director Werner Herzog’s unusual Aboriginal drama begins and ends with ominous footage of no prescription cheap sumycin dust storms and tornadoes, accompanied by dramatic classical music. In between is the simple yet jarring story of Aborigines staging protest at the site of a prospective mine. The site also happens to be […]

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The Wedding of Palo

November 1st, 2007 · 1 Comment

By Rasmussen (1935) I have an old VHS from Video Yesteryear. A quasi-documentary of “Eskimo life in the Angmagssalik district of Greenland.” It is a wonderful depiction of the toolkit of generic cialis cheapest an indigenous people and a life lived according to the cyclic pattern of weather, seasons, salmon, seals, etc.

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