Wednesday, August 30, 2017 | By Jeremy Symons | Comments Off on Trump’s climate denial puts Houston’s massive recovery at risk
The president's order to rescind flood standards requires congressional lawmakers to step in – and fast.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Zinke aims to undo more wildlands protections, this time in Alaska
Friday, August 25, 2017 | By Scott Weaver | Comments Off on Torrential rains and violent storm surge: Why hurricane impacts are getting worse
As global temperatures rise, storms are becoming more destructive and costly.
Friday, August 25, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Wilderness Society on passing of conservation giant Cecil Andrus
Cecil Andrus, former Idaho Governor and Secretary of the Interior has passed away. The following statement is from Wilderness Society president, Jamie Williams:
Thursday, August 24, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Verdict in? Interior Sec. Zinke recommends Trump gut mystery list of parks
The parks recommended for reduced protection reportedly include Utah’s Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments and Oregon’s Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.
Thursday, August 24, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Secrecy surrounds Interior Department’s sham review of public lands
The following statement was released by Jamie Williams, president of The Wilderness Society, in the wake of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s failure to release any specific recommendations regarding President Trump’s order to “review” lands protected as national monuments.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 | By Fred Krupp | Comments Off on Scott Pruitt’s anti-environmental agenda hits a snag: The courts
If the EPA chief and his legal team continue to make misleading arguments, they may suffer more setbacks.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Study: 99% of comments on Trump’s park review were pro-land protection
New analysis finds that 99.2% of the millions of public comments submitted about Bears Ears National Monument and other parks oppose the executive order that placed them under scrutiny.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Interior recommendations to strip land protections are illegal and dangerous
The following statement was released by Jamie Williams, president of The Wilderness Society, on Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s comments today that he will recommend to the Trump Administration alterations to national monuments across the United States:
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 | By claywalker | Comments Off on 7 Ways to Attract Pollinators
The Piedmont Environmental Alliance recently posted a blog outlining ways to attract pollinators. For the full article visit www.peanc.org.
- Plant a variety of flowers that bloom all year.
- Plant a variety of color.
- Plant aromatic flowers.
- Plant flowers that are native to the local area.
- Provide a place to nest and rest.
- Make a bath available for birds, bees and other pollinators.
- Learn to control pests annually.