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Free snorkeling and craft workshops during the holidays

06 December 2011

The Guam Environmental Education Committee is hosting various educational events this holiday season. The EEC Ready, Ready, Set, Snorkel event is from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10, at Family Beach in Piti past the Port Authority of Guam. The event is free and registration is not necessary. The event is open [...]

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Volunteers pull 122 tires from the Hagåtña Channel

29 November 2011

Guam EPA and various partners finished the cleanup of the Hagåtña Channel in two days. Within that time, 122 tires along with multiple pieces of metal, concrete and even a carpet, were pulled from the channel. Residents are encouraged to keep tires and other types of debris out of the channel as they can pose [...]

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Hagåtña Channel cleanup organized by Guam EPA

23 November 2011

Guam EPA will be leading a three-day cleanup at the Hagåtña Channel. The three-day cleanup will clear an estimated 100 tires from the channel. The dives will be conducted from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 28, Tuesday, Nov. 29 and Wednesday, Nov. 30. Individuals intending to use the Hagåtña Boat Basin area [...]

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Comment period for extended: Guatali Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Facility permit

17 November 2011

Guam EPA extended the the commenting period for the proposed Guatali Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Facility permit. The comment period will be extended by 15 working days and now ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011. Comments must be received by the Guam EPA Administrator by this time, or they will not be [...]

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Nature hike offered in Merizo

06 September 2011

Guam Environmental Education Committee offers free nature hike at the Toguan River in Umatac and Merizo The Guam Environmental Protection Agency (Guam EPA) as part of the Environmental Education Committee (EEC) is pleased to offer a free nature hike through the Toguan River. The EEC Nature Hike includes guided tours from 8 a.m. to 10 [...]

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Guam EPA issues beach advisory

02 September 2011

Guam EPA issues beach advisory and makes note to large amounts of stormwater runoff The Guam Environmental Protection Agency (Guam EPA) today issued the standard weekly beach report with an additional warning to residents venturing into Guams nearshore waters this weekend. According to the advisory, Guam EPA notes the large amount of stormwater runoff on [...]

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Pesticide Training announced

01 September 2011

Guam EPA and GHRA partner to provide training opportunity and help community come into compliance with new Pesticide Regulations The Guam Environmental Protection Agency (Guam EPA) and the Guam Hotel and Restaurant Association (GHRA) will offer workshops to train industry employees to prepare for compliance with Public Law 30-197. This public law approved Guams updated [...]

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Guam EPA hires PIO

20 August 2011

Guam EPA brings Public Information Officer on board

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