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Breaking: Gulf Coast Oil Spill Now Projected to Make Landfall Tonight

4/29/2010 // By Miles Grant

The oil spill forecast is now looking like some of the worst-case scenarios we’ve been hearing. Read more >

Gulf Coast Oil Spill Staying Away From Shore For Now

4/26/2010 // By Miles Grant

As the investigation continues into the oil rig blast that left 11 workers missing & presumed dead, crews are working to clean up the 42,000 gallons of oil per day spilling into the Gulf of Mexico: Officials determined through weather […] Read more >

This Week’s Climate Capsule: Climate Invaders & Dirty Goes Drilling

4/6/2010 // By Miles Grant

In this week’s National Wildlife Federation Climate Capsule, how global warming could lead to stronger poison ivy, another landmark event now planned for the week of Earth Day & talking drilling with Dirty the Global Warming Denier Sock Puppet.
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Standing Up for the Roan Plateau

12/10/2009 // By Kolleen Kawa

In a recent Men’s Journal article, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar described the Roan Plateau in Colorado as “one of those treasured landscapes of America,” and “a place where we have fish and wildlife resources, beautiful streams.” Yet […] Read more >

Two New Reasons to Break Our Oil Addiction – Now

11/10/2009 // By Miles Grant

Two major reminders about how urgent it is for America to break its addiction to oil.
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NWF Joins Lawsuit Against Dirty Oil Pipeline

9/3/2009 // By Miles Grant

Native American and environmental groups filed suit in federal court today challenging a proposed tar sands oil pipeline that would bring the dirtiest oil on Earth from Canada to the United States. The U.S. State Department’s approval on Aug. 20 […] Read more >

Tar Sands: NWF Memo to Editorial and Opinion Writers

8/21/2009 // By Larry Schweiger

National Wildlife Federation released the following memo today to editorial and opinion writers about the State Department’s approval of a multi billion dollar pipeline to import oil from Canadian tar sands in to the United States. These dirty fuels produce […] Read more >

Top 3 Reasons to Support ACES

6/26/2009 // By Julia Marden

TODAY’s THE DAY! Within hours, Congress is expected to vote on legislation to confront the single greatest threat to America’s wildlife and natural resources. Please make sure your representative will help pass this groundbreaking legislation today. Here are the top 3 reasons […] Read more >

Let’s Go Slow on Oil Shale

6/15/2009 // By Lisa Eadens

Underneath a 1,300 square mile area along the T-shaped border of Colorado, Utah and Wyoming lies more estimated oil–in the form of oil shale–than all the oil in of Saudi Arabia. It seems perfect that we have all the oil […] Read more >

In the West it’s Cookin and It Ain’t Good Lookin

5/27/2009 // By Dominique Burgunder-Johnson

In Western states, land is literally being cooked to extract oil. Long avoided due to its intense water and energy demands, industries are starting to look at oil shale development to meet America’s domestic energy needs. However, this growing interest […] Read more >