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Our Backyard

Our Backyard - A Weekly Environmental Report
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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 07, 2007
By EDISON CARDER.

4:40 minutes (4.27 MB)

0801 Our Backyard

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Tue, 07/31/2007
Another edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.
3:52 minutes (3.54 MB)

Our backyard

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Evening News
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Tue, 08/07/2007

And now, another edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.

4:33 minutes (4.17 MB)

Our backyard

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Evening News
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Tue, 08/21/2007

And now, another edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.

3:52 minutes (3.55 MB)

09-05 Our Backyard

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Tue, 09/04/2007

The 09-05-2007 edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.

4:26 minutes (4.06 MB)

Our Backyard

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Tue, 09/25/2007

The 09-26-2007 edition of the local environmental series, Our Backyard with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.

3:54 minutes (3.57 MB)

Our Backyard

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Evening News
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Tue, 09/25/2007

Another edition of the local environmental series, "Our Backyard" with K-BOO’s Edison Carder.

5:11 minutes (4.75 MB)

1003 Our Backyard Part 1

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Tue, 10/02/2007

A special expanded edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard (Part 1) with KBOO's Edison Carder.

14:22 minutes (13.15 MB)

1010 Our Backyard

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Tue, 10/09/2007

Another edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard, with KBOO's Edison Carder 

4:15 minutes (3.9 MB)

1017 Our Backyard

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Tue, 10/16/2007

Another edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard, with KBOO's Edison Carder 

4:01 minutes (3.69 MB)

1031 Our Backyard

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Tue, 10/30/2007

Another edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard, with KBOO's Edison Carder 

4:15 minutes (3.89 MB)

SPECIAL Our Backyard: Natural burial

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Tue, 10/30/2007

A special expanded edition of KBOO's locally produced environmental series Our Backyard: "Green burial"

27:47 minutes (25.45 MB)

1107 Our Backyard

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Wed, 11/07/2007

Another edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard, with KBOO's Edison Carder 

4:35 minutes (4.2 MB)

1114 Our Backyard

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Tue, 11/13/2007

Another edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard, with KBOO's Edison Carder. This edition: Mad cows and the USDA.

4:26 minutes (4.06 MB)

1121 Our Backyard

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Tue, 11/20/2007

Another edition of the locally produced environmental series, Our Backyard, with KBOO's Edison Carder. This edition: Buy Nothing Day - idealistic gesture or is it something more?

4:06 minutes (3.75 MB)

Oregon Attorney General candidates and the environment; Our Backyard's election take 2

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Tue, 04/15/2008

How do the 2008 Oregon election candidates stack up … environmentally, that is. Our Backyard will feature all the candidates between now and the May primary but first up, the candidates for Oregon Attorney General. 2 Democrats (and no Republicans, go figure ...) are seeking for the nomination in the upcoming primary: Greg MacPherson www.votemac.com/ and John Kroger www.johnkroger.com/. Each have received endorements from prominent environmental activists and organizations.

3:33 minutes (3.26 MB)

Our Backyard: The candidates for President and the environment!

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Tue, 04/22/2008

This edition: the candidates for President and some thoughts on endorsements and the traditional media. The two Democratic candidates for President, Senators Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama as well as the Republican candidate, Senator John McCain have all put forth some plan to address energy and climate change. Grist, the Seattle-based environmental online news-zine, interviewed each candidate and fact-checked their environmental platforms and records ( http://www.grist.org/candidate_chart_08.html ). The traditional media seems to be ignoring the environment as an issue important to most people (http://www.

4:04 minutes (3.73 MB)

Earth Day Interview with John Stauber

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Mon, 04/21/2008

KBOO's Edison Carder interviews John Stauber of the Center for Media and Democracy ( http://www.prwatch.org/cmd/bios.php/John_Stauber ) on Earth Day 2008. John shares his thoughts about greenwashing, the competion between environmental activist groups for your contributions and where the 2008 Presidential candidates stand on energy policy and the environment.

20:40 minutes (18.93 MB)

Our Backyard: Murder on the Columbia

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Tue, 05/06/2008

KBOO's locally produced series of reports and commentary about the environment in Our backyard: This edition: Murder on the Columbia. The Swiss have in their constitution a requirement that "account to be taken of the dignity of creation when handling animals, plants and other organisms". Writing in the current edition of The_Weekly_Standard , author and lawyer Wesley J.

4:17 minutes (3.92 MB)

Our Backyard: Do the Presidential candidates really believe what they say?

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Tue, 05/13/2008

Our Backyard: KBOO's locally produced environmental series. Do the Presidential candidates really believe what they say or are they simply trying to woo voters by saying what they want to hear? Links: http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/election2008/2007-08-30-ethanol-candidates_N.htm and http://www.planetark.com/dailynewsstory.cfm/newsid/48307/story.htm and  http://www.rep-am.com/news/elections/340417.txt

 

4:19 minutes (3.96 MB)

Our Backyard: Strange Bedfellows

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Tue, 05/27/2008

Our Backyard: KBOO's locally produced environmental series. Our very own Congressman Earl Blumenauer and the President have ended up in the same bed over the 2008 Farm Bill, but perhaps not exactly for the same reasons.

3:37 minutes (3.32 MB)

Biodevastation & Food Special: Interview with Bill Freese of The Center for Food Safety

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Sun, 06/01/2008

KBOO's Edison Carder interviews Bill Freese of The Center for Food Safety.  Bill is a science policy analyst.

23:27 minutes (21.47 MB)

Our Backyard: TriMet, Klamath River Dams, and Salmon

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Tue, 06/03/2008

 KBOO's environmental series with Edison Carder. This edition: TriMet, Klamath River Dams, and Salmon. A victory for free speech and a solution for saving salmon that probably won't work. Friends of the River and the Karuk Tribe wanted to place ads in TriMet buses.

4:16 minutes (3.9 MB)

Our Backyard: The Bush administration plan to kill Oregon endangered species

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Tue, 08/19/2008

KBOO's locally produced environmental series. This edition:  A proposal by the Bush administration will eliminate science as a factor in determining whether or not federal projects (dams, highway construction, mines, etc) might threaten protected species. Instead, federal agencies will make the determination without the benefit of wildlife scientist studies. Developers and others opposed to the Endangered Species Act are thrilled. Environmental activists are outraged.

3:29 minutes (3.2 MB)

Our Backyard: Oregon Senate Republican's plan to sell Columbia River water

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Tue, 08/26/2008

Our Backyard - KBOO's locally produced reports and comments on the environmental. This edition: Oregon Senate Republicans have a plan to sell Columbia River water. Here are some links:

http://www.eastoregonian.com/main.asp?SectionID=13&SubSectionID=48&ArticleID=81450

http://www.blueoregon.com/2008/08/the-saudi-arabi.html

http://aquadoc.typepad.com/waterwired/2008/08/should-oregon-cash-in-its-water.html

3:37 minutes (3.32 MB)

Our Backyard: Oregon front group attacks environmentalists

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Tue, 09/02/2008

Our Backyard: KBOO's locally produced enviromental series. A right-wing organization front group ( http://www.freedomworks.org/ ) is using radio ads to attack Oregon environmentalists. The Oregon League of Conservation Voters ( http://olcvblog.typepad.com/olcvblog/2008/08/will-freedomwor.html ) reveals the motive.

4:18 minutes (3.94 MB)

Our Backyard: Undamming the Klamath

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Tue, 09/09/2008

Our Backyard, KBOOs locally produced environmental series. This edition: The efforts to undam the Klamath River and Derrick Jensen comes to Oregon for a Deep Green workshop.

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Undamming the Klamath - http://www.klamathriver.org/Events.html#pdoa

Derrick Jensen Deep Green Workshop - http://www.derrickjensen.org/dgr.html

4:00 minutes (3.67 MB)

Our Backyard: Drill Baby, Drill!

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Tue, 09/16/2008

Our Backyard, KBOO's locally produced environmental series. This edition: The US House passes an energy bill allowing off-shore drilling .... sorta. Republicans and Democrats do kabuki politics with energy policy.

4:09 minutes (3.8 MB)

Our Backyard: WiMAX - Faster internet connection or personal health gamble?

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Tue, 01/13/2009

Our Backyard: KBOO's locally produced environmental series with Edison Carder. This edition: WiMAX, the newest "kid of the block" in world of wireless internet. Clearwire ( http://www.clearwire.com/  a Kirkland, WA company) is betting that Portland will fall in love with this newer, faster, system and that you'll even want it to replace your home internet connection. The only issue may be that there are those who believe it may actually be a health hazard.

4:27 minutes (4.08 MB)

 

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