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The Punch List – 9/7/18

Bee Watch. Point Park University and Allegheny Land Trust’s Project Bee Watch just finished its first survey of Allegheny County. To help locals make their gardens more bee-friendly, seven citizen scientists volunteered to collect data about native bee’s favorite pollinators (spoiler: native milkweed). In unrelated bee watch news, South Side’s beloved Beehive Coffeehouse is shutting down. […]

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Campers enjoy some water play time at a Frick Environmental Center summer camp. Photo: Green Building Alliance

Pennsylvania’s Schools Have A Lead Problem, But There’s a Solution

Whether you have kids there, work there, or were recently there yourself: daycares and schools are where we spend a substantial amount of our lives — 1,000 hours for the average child per year to be exact. These places should be safe to spend time in — and free from the risk of lead contaminating the drinking water. In partnership with Women […]

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