WELCOME ABOARD FOR A NEW YEAR! HERE WE GO!

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Welcome to a new effort at WREG-TV News Channel 3: looking at information regarding preserving natural resources, conserving energy, expanding opportunities. Stay tuned for more coming soon, including a vlog at some point in the future. In the meantime, if you know of any events that involve environmental issues, either local and related to the Mid-South, or further afield, please pass along that information to me at WREG-TV:                      

Austen L. Onek, AMS Meteorologist / Station Scientist     
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FOR THE WEEK OF SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2019: #WREG  @3onyourside  #YOURENVIRONMENT VLOG

WREG Meteorologist Austen Onek with the latest updates on all things environmental, conservation and ecology. In this week’s update:
* Countdown to http://www.EarthHour.org on March 30
* Updates on http://www.therainforestsite.com and preserving rain forest space for the planet’s health
* The #GreenNewDeal… what it is, and what it isn’t, and – more importantly – how you can read it for yourself.  Scroll down for link to US House Resolution…

All on this week’s edition of #WREG @3onyourside video environmental blog #YourEnvironment

“116TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION H. RES. ll: Recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal. ”

https://ocasio-cortez.house.gov/sites/ocasio-cortez.house.gov/files/Resolution%20on%20a%20Green%20New%20Deal.pdf

“Whereas the Federal Government-led mobilizations during
World War II and the New Deal created the greatest
middle class that the United States has ever seen, but
many members of frontline and vulnerable communities
were excluded from many of the economic and societal
benefits of those mobilizations; and
Whereas the House of Representatives recognizes that a new
national, social, industrial, and economic mobilization on
a scale not seen since World War II and the New Deal
era is a historic opportunity—
(1) to create millions of good, high-wage jobs in the
United States;
(2) to provide unprecedented levels of prosperity and
economic security for all people of the United States; and
(3) to counteract systemic injustices: Now, therefore,
be it…”


FOR THE WEEK OF SUNDAY, JANUARY 27, 2019: #WREG @3onyourside #YOURENVIRONMENT VLOG

FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 27, 2019 — Updates on post-government-shutdown effects to the National Park Service facilities, and – more importantly – what YOU can do to help ; local science and conservation efforts at Lichterman Nature Center and the Memphis Zoo; countdown to Earth Hour in 61 days; how much the oceans are warming up from the Bulletin Of The Atomic Scientists and the latest amount of saved rainforest space from http://www.therainforestsite.com. All that and a lot more on this week’s WREG-TV environmental blog, #YourEnvironment. //ShareAndEnjoy


FOR THE WEEK OF SUNDAY, JANUARY 20, 2019: YOUR ENVIRONMENT VLOG

 


FOR THE WEEK OF SUNDAY, JANUARY 13, 2019: YOUR ENVIRONMENT VLOG

 


GOT IDEAS / SUGGESTIONS / EVENTS? I WANT TO KNOW…

YEE

Welcome to the “I Want To Know” segment of the show. This blog can’t operate without information from the public. If you’ve got details about things you think the public should know about involving conservation, ecology, recycling, clean-ups, alternative energy… let me know. Send me the information at the e-mail address in the graphic. We can’t do this blogging thing without YOU, so give us a shout, and soon!

AO

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