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Environmental science majors look to solving water problem

Environmental science majors look to solving water problem

The Wichitan

February 12, 2018

In 2014, our quaint town of Wichita Falls was just the second city in Texas to utilize Direct Potable Reuse – reintroducing waste water into our local water treatment facility. This action was taken in the hopes of providing an answer to a severe drought we were experiencing at that time. The rumo...

Earth Day fair brings environmental awareness to campus

Earth Day fair brings environmental awareness to campus

Arianna Davis

April 26, 2017

Members of the new eco-friendly organization, Environmental Student Organization, decided to celebrate Earth Day by bringing different local organizations together in the Clark Student Center Atrium on April 20. The event hosted by Jalen Mavero, environmental science junior and president of ...

Recycling efforts slowly expanding on campus

Recycling efforts slowly expanding on campus

Nizhoni Terronez

September 17, 2014

Orange and blue bins can be found scattered all around campus, everywhere from Fain to Bolin. Many students may be unaware that these bins are one way they can help keep their environment garbage free. “About a year-and-a-half ago we put in these orange dumpsters around to improve the amount of ...

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