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American Idol-Style Contest for Fish-Free Aquaculture Feed

American Idol-Style Contest for Fish-Free Aquaculture Feed | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Small oily fish like anchovy, herring and menhaden are the main target of the industrial fishmeal and oil fisheries. Once captured the fish are ground into feed for fertilizers and animal feed, fro…
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Drought on Colorado River Sparks Revolutionary Idea: Sharing Water

Drought on Colorado River Sparks Revolutionary Idea: Sharing Water | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A shrinking water supply on the Colorado River has some states grabbing more water, but California is considering giving some back.
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Homeowners complain freeway work launched scorpion invasion

An uptick in scorpion activity is putting some extra sting in the already controversial construction of the South Mountain Freeway for some nearby homeowners. 
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Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing

Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
U.S. Forest Service fire crews will ignite a low-to-moderate intensity fire on the heavily forested slopes of Mount Bigelow today.
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Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing

Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
U.S. Forest Service fire crews will ignite a low-to-moderate intensity fire on the heavily forested slopes of Mount Bigelow today.
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Solar Plants Raise Local Temperatures

A recently published study in Scientific Reports found that nighttime temperatures over a solar photovoltaic power plant were regularly warmer than wildland temperatures.
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Female Ranger Challenge Captain Concludes Her Run | UANews

Female Ranger Challenge Captain Concludes Her Run | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Following the year in which the University of Arizona Reserve Officers' Training Corps Ranger Challenge Team saw the greatest number of female cadets in its history, the team also had a female captain in Maurissa Wortham.
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Kristi's Kids: How much tech is too much for kids?

Kristi's Kids: How much tech is too much for kids? | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Technology has revolutionized our world, from the way we interact with friends and family, to the way kids learn. But, how much is too much? “You have to kill zombies, with like, swords an
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Speak Up, Lift Up, Fall Back: What We Need from Social Justice Allies

Speak Up, Lift Up, Fall Back: What We Need from Social Justice Allies | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Given the current climate, there is a need for people to speak up and speak out against acts of violence and hate rhetoric. #africanamericansblack #allies #discrimination
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Tucson animal center has veterinarian shortage, struggles to keep up | Arizona Daily Star

Tucson animal center has veterinarian shortage, struggles to keep up | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A vacancy for a third veterinarian hasn't had a single applicant in nearly two months.
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Bridgestone Mulls "Guayule" Rubber Operation In Yuma

Bridgestone Mulls "Guayule" Rubber Operation In Yuma | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The tire company is researching desert shrub as an alternative to the rubber tree.
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Casino Calendar, November 2016 | Global Gaming Business Magazine

Casino Calendar, November 2016 | Global Gaming Business Magazine | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Global Gaming Business Magazine Global Gaming Business Magazine, gaming industry news, casino industry news
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Global Symposium To Feature Discussions On Animal Welfare & Customer Experience - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Global Symposium To Feature Discussions On Animal Welfare & Customer Experience - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Arizona's Race Track Industry Program today released the agenda for the 2016 Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming to be held December 5 – 7, 2016 at Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona. Scheduled topics focus on racing's core products and include: Racing's Identity Crisis: Who and What Are We? As racetracks …
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New class to focus on communication with cats and dogs

New class to focus on communication with cats and dogs | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Animals such as our beloved pets can't linguistically communicate with us, but there are other ways in which these household companions can communicate with us.
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Pollination key in pecan production

Pollination key in pecan production | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Several factors play a role in nut production on pecan trees
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Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing

Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
U.S. Forest Service fire crews will ignite a low-to-moderate intensity fire on the heavily forested slopes of Mount Bigelow today.
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Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing

Smoke from Mount Bigelow north of Tucson is a good thing | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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Family Day offers fun with agriculture

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MARICOPA — The Maricopa Agricultural Center is opening up its facilities and farm to the general public this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to put on its free
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Maricopa Agricultural Center opening for Family Day

Maricopa Agricultural Center opening for Family Day | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
MARICOPA — The Maricopa Agricultural Center is opening up its facilities and farm to the general public this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to put on its free
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Desert Gardener: Add plants to your patio with a hanging basket

Desert Gardener: Add plants to your patio with a hanging basket | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A hanging basket is an attractive way to grow a variety of plants in a small space. It can add interest and beauty to a patio or your home’s entrance,
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Tucson business aims to harvest produce, deliver the same day

Tucson business aims to harvest produce, deliver the same day | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Chaz Shelton wants to bring fresh produce to the city year-round.
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Santa Cruz river could flow again through downtown Tucson

Santa Cruz river could flow again through downtown Tucson | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tucson Water wants to put treated wastewater into the dry riverbank within two years.
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Former state legislator to be honored at Morrison Institute event

Former state legislator to be honored at Morrison Institute event | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Amanda Aguirre, the president/CEO of the Regional Center for Border Health and a former state legislator, has been named a distinguished fellow by the a Morrison Institute of Public Policy.
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Adam Buntzman, a research assistant professor in the UA College of Medicine Tucson, has firsthand experience with Valley fever and is part of a team at work on a vaccine. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)...

Adam Buntzman, a research assistant professor in the UA College of Medicine Tucson, has firsthand experience with Valley fever and is part of a team at work on a vaccine. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)... | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Although rarely fatal, the disease can prove debilitating to people and their pets. UA assistant professor Adam Buntzman, who suffers from the disease, is part of the team working on a vaccine.
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UA Improves Overall Score in Best Global Universities List

UA Improves Overall Score in Best Global Universities List | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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