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Oregon Derailment Shows Danger of Schools in the 'Blast Zone'
"It was luck and a windless day alone that kept the Mosier incident from turning tragic."
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Landmark Deal to Protect Canadian Rainforest Called a 'Gift to the World'
"From conflict to collaboration, we now celebrate the protection of areas of cultural and ecological importance while ensuring economic opportunities for the communities exist long into the future."
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Learning 'Inside the Blast Zone': Oil Trains Put Millions of Children at Risk
"Railroad disasters shouldn’t be one of the 'three Rs' on the minds of school kids and their parents."
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Oil Trains Too Fast, New Safety Rules Too Slow
In the first three months of 2015 four oil train accidents sent emergency responders scrambling, crude oil spilling into drinking water supplies, and fireballs blasting into the sky. The string of accidents in February and March demonstrate the severe threat from Bakken crude and Alberta tar sands...
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