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Environment / Green Generation #931162

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 27, 2009
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Goleta, California: Ben Tracy) The environmental activism of kids featured; excerpt shown from “Wall-E”; details given about The Cloud Institute’s curriculum for schools. [Middle schooler Jane BEHRE††- says we need to start dealing with the problems now.] [Mom Leah INGRAM††- comments on her daughters’ activism.] [Natural Resources Defense Council Michael OKO†- says there’s a real buzz with young people.] [Young Frances KRETSCHMER††- says she wants her dad to take less showers and ride his bike to work.] [Brother Miles KRETSCHMER – reacts to the replantable Christmas tree.] [Mother Charlotte BREGANTE†- says Frances is our environmental conscience.]

Couric, Katie;
Tracy, Ben

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