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2011 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to ENVIRONMENT, January through May, 2011.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON ENVIRONMENT, January through May, 2011

Kansas House committee takes on EPA's regulation of greenhouse gas emissions
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2011

The Capital-Journal
Kansas senators take aim at EPA
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/3/2011

Associated Press
Power-plant permit questioned by EPA
Kansas City Star, 2/5/2011

Christine Metz
Bremby says he did not resign
Lawrence Journal World, 2/11/2011

Tim Carpenter
House seeks to choke EPA regs
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/26/2011

Karen Dillon
Group demands halt to coal plant
Kansas City Star, 3/2/2011

Tim Carpenter
Coal plant opposition requests EPA action
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2011

Editorial: Time to get greener
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/7/2011

Associated Press
EPA sponsoring radon conference
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2011

Ron Sylvester
Brownback: Make ecological economical
Wichita Eagle, 3/23/2011

Jan Biles
Smoke and Fire
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/27/2011

Tim Carpenter
Ruling may inhibit Sunflower project
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/31/2011

Mike McGraw
Wolf Creek nuclear plant among three in U.S. that need more oversight, NRC reports
Kansas City Star, 3/31/2011

Dion Lefler
Judge: Law not followed for coal plant
Wichita Eagle, 4/1/2011

The Merc says goodbye to plastic bags
Lawrence Journal World, 4/6/2011

Tiny bit of radiation from Japan's nuclear plant reaches Kansas; officials say residents' health not at risk
Lawrence Journal World, 4/7/2011

Associated Press
EPA warns feedlots over wastewater
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/16/2011

Associated Press
EPA warns Kansas feedlots on waste discharge
Hutchinson News, 5/17/2011 [Newsbank article]



Legislative Reference Section
300 SW 10th, Capitol Building, Room 169-W
Topeka, KS 66612

Kim Harp
Legislative Reference Librarian
Email: kim.harp@library.ks.gov

Cindy Roupe
Director of Public Services
Email: cindy.roupe@library.ks.gov

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