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    • Take Steps to Control Air Pollution at Lake Tahoe

    • Air -- Pollution -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Air -- Pollution -- Environmental aspects --Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.);
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment # 6 - "Reducing Air Pollution" (Air Date: March 11, 2003). Heather Segale from the the Lake Tahoe Environmental Education Coalition, and John Cobourn from the University of Nevada at Reno Cooperative Extension discuss how...
    • Can We Preserve Our View of the Starry Night?

    • Light pollution; Pollution prevention -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Segment #104 - "Can We Preserve Our View of the Starry Night?" (Air Date: February 15, 2005). Dr. Paul Guttman from Space Science from Schools discusess his work with the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency on the issue of light pollution, especially...
    • Kids Learn to Prevent Water Pollution at Lake Tahoe

    • Ecology -- Study and teaching (Elementary); Water -- Pollution -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment #9 - "Non-Point Source Pollution (Watershed Model)" (Air Date: April 1, 2003). Lauri Kemper from the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board discusses non-point source pollution and how environmental education is...
    • Where Does Tahoe's Water Pollution Come From?

    • Water -- Pollution -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment # 8 - "Major Types Of Pollution" (Air Date: March 25, 2003). John Cobourn from the University of Nevada at Reno Cooperative Extension, and Heather Segale from the Lake Tahoe Environmental Education Coalition,...
    • Jean Ford: A Nevada Woman Leads the Way

    • Nevada Women's History Project; Women -- Political activity -- Nevada; Women -- West (U.S.); Women -- Nevada -- Biography
    • Jean Ford was born in 1929 into an era of major transformations for women in the United States. During her lifetime doors were opening for a few bold and talented women whose actions changed the roles women would play in our country. Jean's life...
    • Air Quality Effects our Health the Lake's Health

    • Air quality monitoring stations -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment #57 - "Air Quality Monitoring Stations" (Air Date: March 2, 2004). Jennifer Quashnick from the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency discusses how researchers monitor daily weather and pollution patterns, not just for the Lake...
    • Every Light Was On: Bill Harrah and His Clubs Remembered

    • Harrah, William; Harrah, William -- Friends and associates -- Interviews; Harrah, William -- Employees -- Interviews; Casinos -- Nevada -- Employees -- Biography; Casinos -- Nevada -- History; Oral history; Gambling -- Nevada -- History -- 20th...
    • Casino gambling (or “gaming,” as the industry prefers) was made legal in Nevada by an act of the state legislature in 1931. Early casinos in Nevada were rough-and-tumble businesses still deeply rooted in the frontier ethos from which gaming had...
    • Transportation Planners Seek to Reduce Traffic, Protect Environment

    • Transportation -- Environmental aspects -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Air -- Pollution -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment #58 - "Transportation" (Air Date: March 9, 2004). Jennifer Quashnick from the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency discusses the impact that motor vehicle caused air pollution is having on the lake and that agency's efforts to...
    • Pathway 2007 Tackles Soil Health, Air and Water Quality

    • Water quality -- Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.); Soil erosion -- Environmental aspects -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Air -- Pollution -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Air -- Pollution -- Environmental aspects --Tahoe, Lake,...
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment #145 - "Pathway 2007 Tackles Soil Health, Air and Water Quality" (Air Date: Nov. 29, 2005).
    • Silver Peak: Never A Ghost Town

    • Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- Silver Peak Range Wilderness -- History; Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Silver Peak Range Wilderness -- History; Silver Peak Range Wilderness (Nev.) -- History; Nevada -- History -- 20th century
    • This is the story of Silver Peak, a small mining community in Esmeralda County, Nevada. As with many towns tied to mining, it has suffered the booms and busts that are inherent in the industry, but the difference with Silver Peak is that it has...
    • What do Watersheds Matter

    • Watershed management -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment # 2 - "Your Watershed" (Air Date: May 20, 2003). Juan Palma, Executive Director of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, discusses watersheds and their critical role in keeping the environment clean.
    • Counties States and Feds Work Together to Solve Lake's Problems

    • Tahoe, Lake, Watershed (Calif. and Nev.) -- Environmental conditions
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment #7 - "Working Together"(Air Date: March 18, 2003). Juan Palma, Executive Director of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, and Heather Segale from the Lake Tahoe Environmental Education Coalition discuss the regional...

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