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Chris Bostic’S Waterquest 15.4

Canoe Kayak (34 min. ago) - Chris Bostic, 44, is a civil engineer who lives in suburban St. Louis. Whereas most engineers are drawn to technology like bees to buttercups, Bostic loves his WaterQuest 15.4, a square stern polyethylene canoe he describes as a heavy, plastic beast.  read more...

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The wind mills of Kintyre were birling in the north wind. (1 hour ago) - Just round the headland from our camp site, the main sweep of Kilfinan Bay is sand. As David was getting himself ready I went off for a little beach combing.  read more...

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Last Rites for The Jade Sea?

International Rivers (2 hrs. ago) - On a hot spring morning, Galte Nyemeto stood by the shore of Lake Turkana scanning for crocodiles. The water was shallow, the odds of reptiles low, but Nyemeto, a traditional healer of the Daasanach tribe, had come with a patient, and it would be very bad luck spiritually and otherwise for the ceremony to be interrupted.  read more...

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A Model for Africa? South Africa’s Renewable Energy Policy

International Rivers (3 hrs. ago) - South Africa has the largest carbon footprint in Africa. It’s responsible for 40% of the total CO2 emissions in the continent. At the COP 15 climate confrence, the country pledged to reduce its carbon emissions 34% by 2020, and 42% by 2025.  read more...

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The White River

worldkayak blogs (4 hrs. ago) - Two weeks ago, I woke up after a big party night in Leavenworth and kicked off my day with a mellow bike ride through town. After getting my coffee fix, I dropped into Leavenworth Mountain Sports to see what was good on the scene with owner Adam McKenny.  read more...

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10 hrs. agoDistressed Mullet Jenny Kalmbach discusses her approach to the Molokai 2 Oahu race this weekend
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11 hrs. agoSUP Magazine 30 Lakes in 30 Days Lake Erie Great Lakes
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13 hrs. agoNorm Hann Expeditions Boardworks Great Bear Expedition SUP
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15 hrs. agoAmerican Rivers James River Association Sees Hope for the River’s Future
15 hrs. agoICF Montemor all set for the first finals
16 hrs. agoNewfoundland Kayakoholic Post 35 – Bell Island
16 hrs. agoKialoa SUP and Charity
17 hrs. agoFunhog Blob Arriving in the land of Ghengis—Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia
17 hrs. agoKayak Mississippi 10th Anniversary Blog Paddle
18 hrs. agoBryant Burkhardt How Writing is like Kayaking
18 hrs. agoKokatat Blog Exploring Belle Isle
19 hrs. agoJackson Kayak Low Water Season Comes Early
20 hrs. agoStandup Journal Zane Schweitzer wins the Italia Surf Expo
20 hrs. agoJackson Kayak My River Monster
21 hrs. agoICF Fastest youngsters on the planet crowned in Portugal
22 hrs. agoNewfoundland Kayakoholic Post 34 – Northeast Arm Club Paddle
23 hrs. agoJackson Kayak New Playpark in Montrose, CO
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Jul 28SUP Surf Zane Schweitzer wins the Italia Surf Expo, Dylan Frick the sprints & Casper Steinfath the European Cup
Jul 28SUP Surf Casper Steinfath and Manca Notar take victory in the long distance race at the 2015 Italia Surf Expo
Jul 27SUP Surf The European Cup Final is about to kick off this weekend at the Italia Surf Expo in Rome
Jul 27Black project Fins Supm Review The Maliko Sup Race Fin
Jul 27Sarah Outen Old Mrs Turtle
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Jul 27Paddling Instructor Explorers to Spend Year in the Wild to Prevent Mining Threat
Jul 27Paddling Instructor Undertaker Paddling a Stand-up Coffin Causes Hearts to Skip a Beat in Australia
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