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Plastic alert from outer space Turning the tides

...other planets later." Of course, the victory parade of plastic bags is first and foremost an earthly problem. The Worldwatch Institute estimates that 500 billion bags are manufactured every year. And they have become a worldwide problem threatening...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121607/out_20071216008.shtml
Outdoors
Letter: Don't be misled about organic farming

...article dated Aug. 21, 2000, Brian Halweil of The Worldwatch Institute reported that Avery "... of the agribusiness-funded...concerned about this practice. As reported by The Worldwatch Institute, retail sales of organic produce and products...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070301/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
Many of world's 6,800 tongues face extinction

...predict. One reason is because half of all languages are spoken by fewer than 2,500 people each, according to the Worldwatch Institute, a private organization that monitors global trends. Languages need at least 100,000 speakers to survive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061901/Loc_language.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...predict. One reason is because half of all languages are spoken by fewer than 2,500 people each, according to the Worldwatch Institute, a private organization that monitors global trends. Languages need at least 100,000 speakers to survive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061901/Loc_language.shtml
Meat habit is fueling world famine

...Tuesdays and chicken and eggs on Thursdays to help stockpile grain for starving people in Europe. According to the Worldwatch Institute, the number of farmed animals has increased 60 percent since 1961, and the number of birds being raised for...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062308/opi_294014437.shtml
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