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Keeping Village Creek-Lake Arlington Water Safe and Clean

By Aaron Hoff, Watershed Coordinator and Environmental Scientist for the Village Creek-Lake Arlington Watershed Protection Project of the Trinity River Authority A longer version appeared in the 2016 Arlington Conservation Council Post Oak Newsletter page 10, see For more details, see Aaron Hoff's presentation at the November ACC meeting at Note:  Village Creek…
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Arlington’s Chester W. Ditto Golf Course by Grace Darling

Excerpt from the February, 2017 Arlington Conservation Council Post Oak Newsletter page 12, see We were too late to the party, they said.  The course makeover was in the works for many years and city officials had held multiple discussions about it.  We should have paid attention, they said.  We should have realized that…
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MLB Green by Grace Darling

Baseball is a social institution with social responsibilities, and caring for the environment is inextricably linked to all aspects of the game.  Sound environmental practices make sense in every way and protect our natural resources for future generations of baseball fans.  Neil Boland, VP Major League Baseball, November 2015 In 2005, Major League Baseball partnered…
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The Amazing Anole

The Amazing Anole Note:  This article appeared in the May 2015 issue of the Post Oak which is neatly formatted at Anoles or Anolis are like Rodney Dangerfield; they are frequently seen, but “don’t get no respect”.  To be fair, it is hard to respect a critter that we know so little about.  So…
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