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Environmental Protection Agency

Conservation Policy and Training

The government should promote a national policy of conserving energy and other resources, starting with itself by providing mandatory conservation training to government employees, and developing a related public service campaign for all Americans. This training should educate employees on the sources, costs, and consequences of energy production, and show them how to identify and stop wasting energy and other resources.... more »

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Department of Agriculture

Savers of the Future

A real save idea. Create a population of the future who will understand our relationship to the earth and the importance of conservation and may create leaders who can balance the economy and protect the environment.
Our education is falling behind other countries. Children don’t know where their food comes from, where their energy comes from or how to enjoy the outdoors. They are losing their ability to do physical... more »

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Department of the Interior

Keep Water on the Land Longer

Water flows down hill.
The faster water flows the more andbigger rocks it can carry.
The longer water remains on the land, the more productive the land can be.
It takes money energy and effort to maintain a green lawn going in the middle of the summer. Infrastructure (roads, buildings, etc.) design often are designed without considering the effects of the resulting concentrated energies of runoff or the need for energy... more »

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