Friday, April 28, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Trump opens Arctic Ocean to drilling, despite high risks
Once implemented, Trump’s order will open Arctic waters north of Alaska as well as areas off the Atlantic coast. The order also intends to review oil and gas development in marine sanctuaries in the Pacific and Atlantic.
Thursday, April 27, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Trump will try to open fragile, pristine Arctic Ocean to drilling
President Trump on Friday is expected to sign an executive order directing the Interior Department to lift restrictions that President Barack Obama imposed in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans,
Thursday, April 27, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on MEMO: Trump Expected to Open Arctic Ocean to Drillling on Frida
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Thursday, April 27, 2017 | By Eric Pooley | Comments Off on 100 days: 4 worst and 1 good thing Trump has done for the environment
Trump has flip-flopped on signature issues, but been consistent about dismantling protections for public health, clean air and clean water.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Under Trump, BLM changes its flickr focus to fossil fuel
After years of sharing photos that show the best of American lands, the BLM now apparently sees these places in terms of the polluting resources that can be drilled, dug or blasted from beneath their surface.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on “Tierras fronterizas en la mira” ofrece una visita virtual en español a la frontera entre los U.S. y México
Una historia envolvente que combina fotos y datos científicos para resaltar la peligrosa realidad de la región
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Wilderness Society decries Trump order to “review” parks and national monuments
The order demands that the Department of the Interior review more than 20 additional monuments created by the Antiquities Act—by both Democrat and Republican presidents—since 1996.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 | By Ilissa Ocko | Comments Off on As a non-political scientist I don’t march – until now
Something changed during the first several weeks of Trump’s presidency. Science was under attack, and this was not okay.
Monday, April 24, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Trump opens door to stripping park and monument protection
Amid a new flurry of executive orders, Trump will direct Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to examine all national monuments designated since the beginning of 1996, presumably with an eye toward shrinking their boundaries and reducing protection.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | By Sarah Vogel | Comments Off on Pruitt visits East Chicago’s toxic neighborhoods – while slashing funding for lead control, cleanup
The hypocrisy hasn’t been lost on community activists who fought for years to try protect East Chicago children from lead poisoning.