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SINGER SETTING UP ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER

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John Denver has helped set up an environmental institute.

The singer said the Aspen, Colo., Institute on Global Change aims to bring together researchers and people who want to get involved at the local level.Saving the environment is "the most important task that faces the human race at this time," Denver said Wednesday.

The institute will be co-sponsored by the Amway Corp. of Ada, Mich., the U.N. Environment Program and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.