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Public awareness saving the lives of pets

Euthanasia numbers have dropped by 6,000 in the past 10 years.  As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Sanika Dange reports, Animal Services are determined to see the pattern continue. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] And nationally, 60% of dogs and 70% of cats brought into animal shelters are euthanized each year. As …

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Crisis management speaker shares expertise in Ocala

Having a crisis management plan for your company can be a necessary precaution.  As Floridas 89.1, WUFT-FM Jessica Becerra reports, the Ocala Chapter for Public Relations Association looks to bring awareness in preparing companies for these unexpected events. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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Turning garbage into energy at the Florida DEP

On Tuesday, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection recognized America Recycles Day.  DEP is encouraging communities to re-use and recycle, which is an easy way for people to help reduce landfill space and prevent pollution. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Jessica Becerra reports that aside from recycling, there may also be a new way to …

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UF competes in Solar Decathalon

In an effort to find energy efficient alternatives, The University of Florida is participating in the Solar Decathalon. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Jessica Becerra reports, the contest creates homes with clean energy technology. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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The orange and blue continues effort to go green

With the fall semester underway, so are the efforts to continue the University of Florida’s zero waste goal by 2015 . As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FMs Jessica Becerra reports, the efforts to go green expand from gator football games to dining hall composts. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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