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Policy News: April 22, 2019 22.4.2019 EcoTone
In This Issue: Member Opportunities Call for new ESA Rapid Response Team members. ESA Communications Training in Flagstaff, June 7: travel awards available. Action Alert. Congress Senate confirms David Bernhardt as Interior Secretary. Executive Branch EPA releases a list of candidates for the Clean Air Scientific Advisory Committee. States 15 Attorneys General oppose proposed Waters ...
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A conversation with DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen 19.4.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
A conversation with DNR Commissioner Sarah Strommen about her priorities, the role of the DNR and how to get more Minnesotans outside.
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Democrats Extend Deadline for Trump Tax Returns 13.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
House Ways and Means Committee gives IRS until April 23 to turn over the requested information.
Sean Hannity: WikiLeaks Better Than 'Fake News Media' 12.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Hannity—who once invited Assange to host his radio show—said the activist's case brings up "a fascinating legal issue about the freedom of the press in this country."
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Gov. Wolf and DEP Need to Expand Scope of Methane Rule to Live Up to Climate Commitments 11.4.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Gov. Wolf and DEP Need to Expand Scope of Methane Rule to Live Up to Climate Commitments
Belize Nearly Triples the Size of its Marine Protected Areas 5.4.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Belize Nearly Triples the Size of its Marine Protected Areas
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Belize Triples the Size of its Marine Protected Areas 5.4.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Belize Triples the Size of its Marine Protected Areas
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Terry Tempest Williams on nature writing: 'My heart is very deep in these wild lands' 5.4.2019 LA Times: Commentary

For more than 30 years, Terry Tempest Williams has been at the forefront of American nature writing. The Corona native, who has spent most of her life in Utah, began her career with a well-received children’s book, “The Secret Language of Snow,” and broke out in 1991 with her acclaimed memoir “Refuge:...

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Fox News Contributor Mocked for Wearing Vest At Border 5.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
A Fox News contributor who appeared on Sean Hannity's program Wednesday night was widely derided for posing in a tactical vest at the southern U.S. border with Mexico.
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How 3Degrees helped Etsy lead e-commerce towards carbon neutral shipping 3.4.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: Discover the three key elements that enabled Etsy to offset 100 percent of its shipping emissions.
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Vail Resort’s pursuit of the longest ski season affecting Breckenridge’s efforts to protect its “crown jewel” wildlife preserve 30.3.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Breckenridge Ski Resort's gondola, which cuts directly through Breckenridge's Cucumber Gulch, encroaches on the wildlife preserve's most sensitive time of year for moose, mule deer.
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Dobbs: Immigrants Lead to 'Millions' of American Deaths 30.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"Pile them high because we're just going to consign tens of thousands, perhaps millions of Americans to their deaths," said Dobbs.
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Trump Threatens to Close the Border. Again. 29.3.2019 Mother Jones
President Donald Trump is, once again, threatening to shut down the southern border. It is at least the seventh time he has done so on Twitter since October. But for the first time, Trump is getting specific. He tweeted on Friday morning that he will close the border “next week” if “Mexico doesn’t immediately stop […]
Flat Earth Theory Spread Is Evidence of Free Speech 29.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
“The rise of flat-Earthers in the United States is evidence of two things: 1) the protection of speech, and 2) the failure of our educational system.”
Two Colorado oil and gas projects under scrutiny after judge rules BLM, Forest Service violated federal environmental law 29.3.2019 Denver Post: Business
A U.S. District judge in Denver has ordered two federal agencies to meet with environmental organizations that sued over oil and gas drilling in western Colorado to sort out questions about the projects' effects on wildlife and the indirect effects on air quality.
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This Consulting Firm Was at the Center of Katrina and the BP Spill. Now It’s Under Fire Again. 28.3.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. A crude oil spill during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. A coal ash spill in Tennessee in 2008. The BP oil spill in 2010. In all three cases, the companies responsible for these environmental calamities turned to the same Arkansas-based consulting firm, […]
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Plan to remove gray wolves from Endangered Species Act sparks battle 28.3.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and environmentalists are at war over the agency’s latest plan to strip gray wolves of their federal protections and turn management of the often-reviled predators over to states and tribes.

“If the agency’s proposal gets finalized, we will see them in court,”...

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Reviled predator, often a target of ‘coyote whacking,’ is gaining a flicker of respect 25.3.2019 LA Times: Nation

It’s a small speck of brown moving across a seemingly endless valley of snow. The valley is so silent and so frigid, it feels as if the slightest sound could crack the sky.

Franz Camenzind is unbothered by the cold. He lines up his spotting scope atop a tripod and moves it slowly, left to right....

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How would a ‘smart wall’ work at the U.S.-Mexico border? 25.3.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Deep in the Otay Mountain Wilderness, there is no wall.

The only boundary between the U.S. and Mexico is a section of barbed wire fence in a pastoral valley. And miles and miles of treacherous terrain.

It’s a territory crisscrossed by steep trails that disappear into tunnels of thick brush, a place...

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Multi-day measurements indicate sustained exposure to high levels of benzene 24.3.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Multi-day measurements indicate sustained exposure to high levels of benzene
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