Americans Asked to Conserve

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President Bush is behind the effort to conserve fuel. The move comes after two major hurricanes slam into the Gulf Coast, disrupting oil production.

Residents are encouraged to look for alternative methods of transportation to cut back on fuel use.

Roger Tranau says, "We were making a lot of unnecessary trips and using a lot of gas, so I decided to bike and save on gas with how high gas prices are these days."

Local residents say while carpooling to work is a good idea, walking isn't a feasible option for most Tallahassee residents.