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June 8, 2007
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Groups say environment a winner at Legislature

Nevada's environmental advocates were celebrating this week after a flurry of bills intended to protect the state's air, water and energy resources passed the state Legislature.

"I think it's probably one of the best, if not the best, session for the environment, that I've seen since I've been going down there since 1985," said Bob Fulkerson, executive director of the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, a nonprofit environmental and social advocacy group.

Kyle Davis of the Nevada Conservation League agreed, citing as the biggest legislative victory a bill that requires the state to compile an inventory of greenhouse gas emissions, …

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