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2011-06-07 15:00:00

2011 Grantham Prize Honors Excellence in Environmental Journalism NARRAGANSETT, R.I., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sunshine Menezes, executive director of the Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting, and 2010 Grantham Prize winner Alanna Mitchell announced the 2011 winner of The Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment. James Astill of The Economist will receive US$75,000 for "The World's Lungs: Forests, and How to Save Them," a...

2008-09-14 15:00:14

A Rhode Island-based organization has awarded a New York Times team $75,000 for its reporting on pollution in China. The Grantham Prize is administered by the University of Rhode Island's Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting. The prize, awarded annually, is meant to encourage "outstanding coverage of the environment, to recognize reporting that has the potential to bring about constructive change, and to broadly disseminate the prizewinning story to increase public...

2008-06-24 15:02:34

A series on the pollution and devastating environmental impact of China's development wins the 2008 Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment. A series by The New York Times on the pollution and devastating environmental impact of China's development has won the 2008 Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment. Times reporters David Barboza, Keith Bradsher, Howard French, Joseph Kahn, Chang W. Lee, Jimmy Wang and Jim Yardley will receive the...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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