Miles Grant

Miles Grant is director of communications for National Wildlife Federation, coordinating communications across NWF’s programs to protect wildlife and wild places, connect Americans with nature, and confront climate change. He lives in Fairhaven, MA with his wife and daughter.

Real Question for GOP on Energy: Where’s the Beef?

House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-MI) has gotten a lot of unwanted attention for yesterday’s appearance on ABC’s This Week. Boehner told host George Stephanopoulous, “George, the idea that carbon … Read more

Breaking: Major EPA Climate Decision Expected Today

Just in from Reuters: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expected to declare on Friday that greenhouse gas emissions like carbon dioxide endanger human health and welfare, … Read more

Pending EPA Climate Decision: “A Game Changer”

It’ll be the most significant federal climate action in American history. That’s how the National Wildlife Federation’s Joe Mendelson, our director for global warming policy, describes the announcement expected as … Read more

Andy Rooney: “I’m Our Problem”

Via Grist, here’s Andy Rooney on 60 Minutes last night talking about why he’s a conservationist — and why he’s part of our planet’s problem: For more on the breakup … Read more


Just got this from the National Wildlife Federation’s Pacific Region. I love the little green hard hats!: The Seattle office of the Pacific Region has gone beyond the call of … Read more

Clean Energy Sparks New Jobs in Michigan

Between the economic slowdown and the struggling auto industry, Michigan’s economy has been dealt a double whammy, sending unemployment soaring into the double digits. But now the Detroit area is … Read more

Video: Asking Congress to Repower America

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New “We Campaign” Video: Hot and Cold

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NWF’s Kevin Coyle Previews Climate Education Testimony

Kevin Coyle, the National Wildlife Federation’s vice president for education & training, headed to Capitol Hill this morning. He testified before a U.S. House committee on ways to ensure that … Read more

Maddow: “Saber-Toothed Tigers Never, Ever Flossed”

Remember Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL)? At last week’s House Energy & Commerce Committee hearing on climate change adaptation, Rep. Shimkus drew some odd conclusions about global warming. Last night, Rep. … Read more