NCEE ability to participate in RFAs

Environmental Economics

Economists in the National Center for Environmental Economics, where I work may be able to participate in RFAs from other federal agencies. Researchers within the National Center for Environmental Economics (NCEE) may be willing and available to participate with an eligible institution to prepare a joint assistance application in response to a Request for Application (RFA) issued by another federal agency.  This isn't anything new, but I thought it was worth posting.

Participate in #NationalHugAVegetarianDay by whispering “go vegan”


And you can promise all the hugs they can handle, if they see the necessity for their full participation in ending exploitation, and not only going halfway. . Every day of the year you can celebrate something insignificant. According to the Days of the Year website, today is Hug A Vegetarian Day.

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I participated in a journal ranking survey

Environmental Economics

We hope that you will assist us, and articulate your own views on these issues, by completing the survey at: The results will be published and we will circulate a results’ summary to all participants who wish to receive it, as well as to the AERE Board. From the inbox: Dear AERE Member: Increasingly the quality of our published work is assessed via the standing of the journals in which it appears.

Participative Enlightenment: No Belief Required.

Elephant Journal

The factual basis of reincarnation doesn’t really require your approval. You may say that you cannot remember being a crocodile. However, if you. Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Inspiring (Wow) Meditation Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Buddha buddhism spirituality

Animal Planet’s 2013 Puppy Bowl Participants Find New Homes


The network announced today that all of the animals featured during its record breaking Puppy Bowl IX marathon Sunday (21 Read More The post Animal Planet’s 2013 Puppy Bowl Participants Find New Homes appeared first on Ecorazzi. Perhaps Animal Planet should turn this into a weekly series.

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Celebs Encourage Participation in World Environment Day


Read More The post Celebs Encourage Participation in World Environment Day appeared first on Ecorazzi. The stars are asking us all to reduce our footprint — cutting back on food waste saves water, land use and emissions. Causes Environment News Top News don cheadle gisele bundchen ian somerhalder

Californians Participating In Solar Generation and Reducing Climate Change Pollution

Sierra Club Compass

Promoting individual participation and enabling customer choice is critical to reducing climate change emissions. One key tool for allowing greater participation in clean energy is utility rate design. Earlier this month, the concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere passed 400 parts per million (ppm), far exceeding what the scientific community deems permissible to minimize the impacts of greenhouse gas emissions on the planet’s climate.

Democratic participation means to be an active member of society

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Democratic participation, something that some people feel excluded from, and something that the government wants people to get involved in, mean more than going every four or so year to the polls, at national and local level, etc. The real true meaning of democratic participation is to be an active member of society, to actively help in its restructuring and thereby to understand its multiplicity as a chance.

WATCH: Celebs Participate in Matt Damon’s Toilet Strike


Read More The post WATCH: Celebs Participate in Matt Damon’s Toilet Strike appeared first on Ecorazzi. A group of celebs are joining Matt Damon's toilet strike and lending a helping hand in fighting the global water crisis. Causes News People Top News Video jason bateman jessica biel josh gad matt damon

Four Different ways to Participate in #cleansegiving this Holiday Season

Elephant Journal

Cleansegiving is the time of year between Thanksgiving and the New Year where you give yourself permission to reflect on the things that are no longer serving you and cleanse yourself of them. As a financial therapist, I started out working with people on ridding themselves of financially limiting beliefs such as, “having money means […].

Methods for Public Participation

The Green Changemakers

Tags: Management Sustainable-development Participation Community Education

A Quick Guide to Surviving Christmas for those who’d rather not Participate.

Elephant Journal

While there are some who excitedly count down the days until Christmas, there are many who, given the opportunity, would joyously cancel the entire thing. For many Christmas comes with stress, financial strain, exceedingly high expectations, endless chores, and extreme fatigue and exhaustion. Tree lights glowing in windows, store aisles packed full of Christmas gifts and […].

Beyond Consumption: Enabling Participation for Livable Cities

The Green Changemakers

I followed the spread of "participation through consumption" with growing concern. Nowhere in the mainstream did I see the principles of self-organization, mutual support, and interaction — the elements that kindled my commitment to sustainability — recognized as valid pathways to participation. Urban Social Participation[link].

Luke Wilson, Celebs to Participate in Charity Golf Tournament


Actors Luke Wilson , Erik Estrada and Joe Mantegna are among the stars who will be participating. Former L.A. Lakers player Jerry West will host the 40th annual Los Angeles Police-Celebrity Golf Tournament on July 16. The annual event features more than 30 celebrities each year, and in addition to golf, includes an open house with food and drinks and 30 police displays, such as a mobile museum, helicopters and the bomb squad.

We participate in this Act every Moment of our Lives, & Hardly Notice.

Elephant Journal

"It's been said that each one of us is born with a fixed number of breaths, implying that the slower we breathe, the longer we live:". Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality Yoga breath Gayatri mantra hatha yoga max rubner nitric oxide prana pranayama rate of living theory Swami Gitananda Swara yoga

Daryl Hannah Participates in Eco-Symposiums in the Maldives


We’ve seen Daryl Hannah involved in so many key environmental issues. Just over the past year she was active with lending support to a group of tree sitters that were trying to protect an Arcadia wildlife habitat in California, and we also reported that she was arrested during the Keystone XL Pipeline protest back in August. [.]. Causes Entertainment Environment Film/TV daryl hannah edward norton richard branson

The Small Act of Defiance we can Participate in Every Morning.

Elephant Journal

I’d like to become a trendsetter, to switch from being a passive consumer to becoming a co-creator of. Conscious Consumerism Ecofashion Enlightened Society Green Right Livelihood WAYLON: Today Only act of defiance buy less choose well clothing conscious consumersism make it last mindful fashion reduce reuse recycle voting

5 Ways You Can Participate in Earth Day 2009

Green (Living) Review

April 14, 2009; Boulder, Colorado : According to the Earth Day Network’s web site, it took us (collectively as a human race) about 125 years to use our first trillion barrels of oil. We’re going to use up the next trillion barrels in only 30 years. It stands to reason our increased oil usage has an impact on our environment, our health and our lives. So this year as we celebrate Earth Day let’s remember there are simple yet effective steps we can take to help preserve our world.

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Landscaper Brothers Participate in Walmart Contest: Kill Weeds and Save the Planet One Vote at a Time

Green (Living) Review

Landscaper Brothers have a patent pending on new technology to reduce weeds and eliminate a billion plastic mulch bags from U.S. landfills every year. Shoppers can vote daily for the Weed Recede Weed Blocking Mulch Bags through Walmart’s “Get on the Shelf Contest.” To make a difference, simply vote for their product daily. Fans of Weed Recede can also vote daily by texting 3151 to 383838 at no cost. The contest runs from March 7th to April 4th 2012.

Environmental Economics: Join the fishery management team today!

Environmental Economics

Below you'll find a request-to-post a call for participants in the Scientific and Statistical Committee for the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council from the inbox. I am happy to do so since I participate in the SSC for the South Atlantic FMC and have learned much over the years.

If you are interested in participating in Movember, & raising much-needed money for mens’ health issues, sign up here.

Elephant Journal

Movember is an internationally recognised charity which raises money for Prostate Cancer research and men’s mental health issues. Need inspiration? More mustache brilliance. More Hobbit brilliance: the Song. Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Arts & Culture

Find an Event to Participate in this Earth Day

Green Living Ideas

Find an Event to Participate in this Earth Day. Are you looking for things to do this Earth Day? photo credit: Earth Day 2009, April 22, will mark the beginning of The Green Generation CampaignTM which is also the focus of the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day in 2010. With negotiations for a new global climate agreement coming up in December, Earth [.] Post from: Green Living Ideas.

Quick Study: Do REDD+ Projects Benefit People as Well as Forests?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Community participation and benefits in REDD+: A review of initial outcomes and lessons. Can communities can participate in meaningful ways? ” The hardest question is how meaningfully those communities have participated in decisions about the project, adds Madeira. A majority of projects are obtaining the informed consent of local populations; however, the extent of participation remains uneven.

Smithsonian Museum Day – September 25th

The Green Samaritan

Check out Smithsonian and search for a participating museum offering one free ticket per household for two people for the day.

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The Detrimental Effect of the “Everyone Wins” Mentality.

Elephant Journal

Family Right Livelihood everyone's a winner For Children growing up not earning rewards parenting participation ribbons school trophiesA little later in the conversation, she told me that it is common for students to threaten her with.

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Civil Rights Sung Here


Arts Singing african-american civil rights gospel songs participation white houseSongs have changed the course of history, encouraging inclusive bravery from the Freedom Train in America to apartheid-ridden South Africa. Many of the songs used in American civil rights movements had their origins in church music, so may have conferred strength from a source far greater than human approval. Last night, the arc of history [.].

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Shop & Save Tip: Introducing Paperculture with 20% Off

The Green Samaritan

and who is due any day now, I’d like to announce the arrival of a new TGS participating merchant , Paperculture.

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Blog Action Day – The Gift of Water

The Green Samaritan

Over 4600 blogs will be participating including the White House Blog , The UK Foreign Office, and The Official Google Blog.

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Women in Need of Fitness Inspiration: This is for You. {Video}

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) exercise gender imbalance judgement participation sport this girl can women The campaign encourages non-active women to get involved in a sport of their choosing by celebrating women the length and breadth of the country who are already doing that, no matter whether they are "good" at it, or how they look in their gear.

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Earth Hour 2014

Environmental News Network

Instead, how about joining millions of people from around the world by participating in the 8 th annual Earth Hour , an event where you shut off your lights to express your concern for the environment and show support for planet Earth. Since then, Earth Hour has spread to 152 countries and is considered the largest symbolic mass participation event in the world. Holiday earth hour light participate What are you doing this Saturday March 28th at 8:30 pm?

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I am not an Actor, but I’ve Played One in Real Life. ~ Erica Gottlieb

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) acting being yourself communication Dharma participant Even with inaction there is action; every beat of the heart, every inhale and exhale, action takes place.

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Shop & Save Reminders

The Green Samaritan

Home About Terms of Use & Privacy Policy Disclosure Contact Product Reviews Monthly Eco-Resolutions Quick Reference Guide Subscribe Shop & Save Reminders September 29, 2010 Just a quick reminder of a few great shop and save deals from TGS participating merchants: KidsKonserve - 15% entire purchase with code SCHOOL.

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National Board for Professional Teaching Standards Cuts Ties to.

PR Watch

The national certifying body for teachers in the United States, the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS), participated in the Education Task Force of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) until April 2012. As a result, NBPTS terminated its membership as an Education Task Force Member of ALEC effective April 18, 2012, and also withdrew from participating in the upcoming ALEC conference. Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds. Podcasts.

The Many Gifts of Failure.

Elephant Journal

Fast forward a few years later, and I was surprised to hear of situations where no one was ever cut from a sports team, everyone was given a trophy for just participating and failing grades were either "changed" after a talking with parents or were not given at all.

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Crossley ID Guide Giveaway Winners

10,000 Birds

Congratulations to them and many thanks to the many, many participants of each phase of this fun, fun, fun giveaway as well as Richard Crossley and our friends at Princeton University Press ! Congratulations to them and many thanks to the many, many participants of each phase of this fun, fun, fun giveaway as well as Richard Crossley and our friends at Princeton University Press !

Scribblers Retreat Writers' Conference

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, May 27, 2009 Scribblers Retreat Writers’ Conference I recently came back from Georgia, where I participated in the May session of Scribblers’ Retreat Writers’ Conference.

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A First Christmas Bird Count Experience

10,000 Birds

home about advertise archives birds conservation contact galleries links reviews subscribe Browse: Home / Asides / A First Christmas Bird Count Experience A First Christmas Bird Count Experience By Corey • March 2, 2011 • No comments yet Tweet Share Laura Wright has written an excellent article for onearth about her first Christmas Bird Count , which was the 61st iteration of the count in Troy, New York.

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Amazon's Membership Demonstrates Corporate Control of ALEC.

PR Watch

Online retail giant Amazon is being criticized for its relationship with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), and accounts of its participation in ALEC illustrate how ALECs corporate members and funders drive the ALEC agenda. Going into the ALEC meeting," Wright said, "I knew that the corporate members participated. So I wont patronize Amazon again until they withdraw all participation in ALEC. Skip to Main Content Area. Contact Us. News Feeds. Podcasts.

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The “Aha” of the “Aha From a Science Fiction Writer's Workshop”

The Alien Next Door

Participants ranged from budding writers interested in creating short stories to established writers of non-fiction.

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Are All Canadians Fringe Dwellers?

The Alien Next Door

When I agreed to participate in a study of Romanian writers by the University of Bucharest, I didn’t expect that it would lead to meeting another Canadian writer. The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Wednesday, April 1, 2009 Are All Canadians Fringe Dwellers?

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Trumpocalypse Now.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality advice government impeach mary oliver media Naomi Klein participation poetry politics practice resistance spiritual practice tips trump USAMerely reading the news—the "fake media," as Trump calls it—feels overwhelmingly exhausting and emotionally draining. Thus, I turn away from the media (social or otherwise) for a bit. Taking a digital detox each Sunday has become one of my strategies for sanity.

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A great job opportunity for an undergraduate economics student (deadline May 28)

Environmental Economics

The participant will be involved with NCEE economists on a research project that will improve methodologies to assess the benefits and costs of environmental policies that improve water quality. The participant will engage in research efforts to review literature of all relevant studies, evaluate the results of published validity and reliability tests, and conduct additional retrospective evaluation tests on results, making use of raw survey data where available.

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Photo of the Day: Most people usually just ignore the request

Environmental Economics

I guess I need to update my participant list. Received this formal letter from a lawyer today: Reactions: Oops. Most people usually just ignore the request. I'm thinking billable hours are involved

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