Conservation

Help Focus the Nation

Ready for largest nationwide climate teach-in history?   Tonight at 8 pm Eastern time, National Wildlife Federation will launch Focus the Nation with an orientation and kickoff 2% Solutions Web Cast … Read more

President Bush on Energy, the Environment and “Global Climate Change”

Tonight, President Bush delivered his final State of the Union address, continuing–in his own way–to call for solutions to confront global climate change. Nowhere, however, did he mention passing federal … Read more

Top Reporters Ignoring Climate Change

The climate crisis will be one of the biggest challenges facing the next president. But the top Sunday hosts don’t seem to think so. In 2007, they asked the presidential … Read more

Great Woes for the Great Lakes

Check out Kari Lyderson’s article in today’s Washington Post for a look at how decreased ice cover on the Great Lakes is impacting the shipping industry, outdoor recreation opportunities and … Read more

Climate Scientist Censored in Montana

The Times reports that a Montana high school has canceled a speech by Nobel laureate climate researcher Stephen Running because “no opposing view would be offered”.  From the article: Dr. … Read more

States Sue EPA over Vehicle Emissions Ruling

On January 2, California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit challenging the EPA’s decision to not grant a waiver allowing states to regulate vehicle emissions.  The EPA decided not … Read more

Escalating Ice Loss Found in Antarctica

Researchers are now reporting vast ice sheets of western Antarctica that had previously seemed protected from global warming are becoming unstable, raising the prospect of faster sea-level rise. Read the … Read more

Lake Erie's Water Level Could Drop as Temperatures Rise

An end of year report by 75 scientists from government and private institutions projected the water level in Lake Erie could drop 3.3 to 6.6 feet by 2066 as temperatures … Read more

Unscripted New Hampshire

This fall and winter I was lucky enough to be a small part of an increasingly sizable contingent of conservationists who have tried to elevate global warming to Tier One … Read more

Just a Few More Hours…

…and the polls will close in New Hampshire. Eric Orff and I spent the day on Elm Street in Manchester, holding global warming signs and talking to media, campaign supporters, … Read more