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Lowell Leaders in Stewardship – Youth Education Program

Lowell Leaders in Stewardship is an after-school environmental education program that offers STEM-based environmental education programs.

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Urban Spaces

The landscape of urban open spaces can range from playing fields to highly maintained environments to relatively natural landscapes. Urban open spaces can be well protected due to conservation status, but unprotected areas may especially be at risk due to development pressures. As dense population centers, urban areas have opportunities to embrace “smart growth” to balance development needs with important ecological, economic, and social benefits of open spaces.

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Long-term Warming Trends Continue

Continuing the planet’s long-term warming trend, globally averaged temperatures in 2017 were 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.90 degrees Celsius) warmer than the 1951 to 1980 mean, according to scientists at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York.

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Renewable Energy Projects: Case Study Highlights

By working together to strike a balance between ecosystem services and the need for renewable energy, we can protect open spaces and meet energy and climate challenges.

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