Environment/Climate

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PDX Walk for Water event to aid families in Sub-Saharan Africa

Airs at: Wed, 03/10/2010 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Political Perspectives
  Host Crystal Leighty interviews Eric Mwarabu, an intern from Tanzania who is working to increase awareness of Walk for Water on Sunday, March 21, 2010. Drawing attention to the plight of millions of people whose access to safe drinking water is severely limited, Walk for... Read more

13 Indigenous Grandmothers: "Mother Nature is angry. We must change. All of us."

Airs at: Wed, 03/10/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Political Perspectives
Stephanie Potter speaks with Carole Hart, director and producer of "For the Next 7 Generations," and Linda Neale, founder and board member of the Earth and Spirit Council. "For The Next 7 Generations," a documentary film chronicling the efforts of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers... Read more

SB 1032, written to protect our Children from BPA, has been rejected...

Airs at: Wed, 03/10/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Wednesday Talk Radio
  Host Erik Jorgensen speaks with Jen Coleman from the Oregon Environmental Council about the recent rejection of SB 1032 by the Oregon Senate. In mid-February the Oregon Senate rejected a bill that would have protected Oregon’s children from exposure to bisphenol A (BPA).... Read more

Community Calendar, Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Airs at: Wed, 03/03/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Community Calendar
KBOO COMMUNITY CALENDARWEDNESDAY, March 3, 2010*******************This is Kellyn with your COMMUNITY CALENDAR for WEDNESDAY, March 3, 2010.  Portland Community College is having a part-time faculty recruiting fair for positions at PCC's interim site in Newberg. This event w... Read more

Community Calendar, Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Airs at: Wed, 03/10/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Community Calendar
KBOO COMMUNITY CALENDARWEDNESDAY, March 10, 2010******************* This is Kellyn with your COMMUNITY CALENDAR for WEDNESDAY, March 10, 2010.The Q Center is hosting an Inter-Personal Violence Support Group from 5:30 to 7pm at4115 N. Mississippi Avenue. This is a weekly all... Read more

Joe talks about The Environment, Energy, Coal Mining, Nuclear Power, and More...

Airs at: Tue, 03/09/2010 at 12:00am
 Hosted by Joe UrisToday, Joe talks about The Environment, Energy, Coal Mining, Nuclear Power, and More...As usual, our listeners provided us with plenty of extra thinking material...George (7:00) says to Google "The Carbon Footprint of Nuclear Energy"and see that there rea... Read more

Climate Change is a Women's Issue

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Discussions about climate change usually focus on rising sea levels and reducing carbon emissions. What we don't hear about much is how climate change disproportionately impacts the lives of women in the developing world. On this special International Women's Day segment of... Read more

Matthew Stein: Party Like it's 1929

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2010 at 12:00am
Matthew Stein speaking on March 29, 2009, about the possibilities of sustainable living. Stein is an environmentalist, bestselling author, National Merit Scholar, MIT trained engineer, green builder and recipient of the “Straight T Award,” MIT's highest athletic honor. CD-... Read more

More Talk Radio on 2/15/10

Airs at: Mon, 02/15/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for More Talk Radio
Tre Arrow is a green anarchist who gained prominence in the U.S. state of Oregon in the late 1990s and early 2000s for his environmental activism, bid for Congress as a Pacific Green Party candidate, and then for his arrest and later conviction for committing acts of arson ... Read more

SUSTAINABLE SELLWOOD: THE MAKING OF COMMUNITY

Airs at: Mon, 03/01/2010 at 12:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Last year a group of Sellwood residents created a neighborhood movement that helped shape the design and impact of the soon-to-be rebuilt Sellwood Bridge. At the height of this organizing drive, a neighborhood march drew hundreds of people from all corners of the neighborho... Read more