Power Shift 2007

The shift of power begins this weekend as more than 5,000 college students from every state in the U.S. unite to discuss global warming. Power Shift 2007 is the first … Read more

America’s Climate Security Act of 2007

Today marks an important and hopeful milestone in our work together to confront the urgent threat of global warming. On November 1, 2007, a seemingly small but I believe profound … Read more

Happenings This Week

Senator Baucus Supports Lieberman-Warner, Tackling Global Warming Head-On America’s conservation future looks much brighter, thanks to Senator Max Baucus (D-MT) who endorsed Senator John Warner’s (R-VA) and Senator Lieberman’s (ID-CT) … Read more

It Affects Everyone

The article in yesterday’s Washington Post: "At the Poles, Melting Occurring At Alarming Rate" emphasized just how quickly the effects of climate change are beginning to occur. "Things are on … Read more

America’s Climate Security Act of 2007

Today Senators Joseph Lieberman (ID-CT) and John Warner (R-VA) will introduce America’s Climate Security Act of 2007. The bill will secure an estimated $125 billion dollars through 2030 for wildlife … Read more

Global warming starts to divide GOP contenders

While many conservative commentators and editorialists have mocked concerns about climate change, a different reality is emerging among Republican presidential contenders. It is a near-unanimous recognition among the leaders of … Read more

A Refreshing Breeze in New Hampshire

Over the weekend I attended and spoke at the Clean Air, Cool Planet conference in New Hampshire. What struck me most was how many people from so many walks of … Read more

A Call for Urgent Action

I was recently awakened by loud pounding on my apartment door in the dead of night. Before I could answer, the pounding returned. This time, it was even louder. I … Read more

Gore: A Tireless Voice From the Wilderness For the Wilderness

Today the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and Al Gore were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their efforts to address global warming. The National Wildlife Federation asked its staff … Read more

Gore: A tireless voice from the wilderness, for the wilderness

It’s official – a rumor that Al Gore would be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize has become truth today! Al Gore was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize today, along with … Read more