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KINK’s Peggy LaPoint airs each Green Tip weekdays at 6:30am, 1:30pm and 7:30pm.

 


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Here are this week’s tips:

Green Tips

CA to ban gas-powered lawn equipment

Earlier this month, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill that everyone who...

Biden restores protections at three national monuments

Three national monuments had their environmental protections restored last week following the signing...

Twenty three species removed from Endangered Species Act because of extinction

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has recommended removing 23 species from the...

Portland Parks & Recreation is giving away trees to Portland residents

This summer’s record-breaking heat was a not-so-gentle reminder that it’s getting warmer. Trees...

Bird migrations are happening now, see how you can help keep them safe

You may have seen the story this week about a volunteer in New...

Extend your growing season

Fall is here and many of us are transitioning our vegetable garden, putting...

Don’t despair over the environment, ACT

I’m a glass-half-full, look-on-the-brightside, things-can-only-get better kind of person but there’s not a...

The EPA finally bans chlorpyrifos, the pesticide linked to neurological damage in children.

After years-long fight, the EPA has finally banned chlorpyrifos. The pesticide has been...

We can’t ignore Climate Change any more. The time to act is NOW

The news hit like a gut punch. The world’s top climate scientists released...

Make sure you’re using your sprinkler efficiently and more watering tips from Regional Water Providers Consortium

Make sure your using your sprinkler efficiently. Get more water-wise gardening tips at...


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