Friday, September 29, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Public Lands Day sees #OurWild at a dangerous crossroads
In 2017, National Public Lands Day (Sept. 30) comes as many bedrock notions about public lands have been shaken to the core–or even forgotten entirely by some of the country’s leaders.
Friday, September 29, 2017 | By Lenae Shirley | Comments Off on This trade dispute could upend America’s booming solar industry. Here’s what it means for you.
Thinking of getting solar panels for your roof? New tariffs, if imposed, could put a quick end to your project – and worry anyone concerned with climate change.
Thursday, September 28, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Court rejects Nevada county’s meritless road claim after nearly two decades of litigation
Earlier this week a federal district court issued a final decision in a nearly two-decades-old legal case over a right-of-way claim by Elko County, Nevada to a road that traverses a sensitive river canyon near the bo
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on DOI ignores stakeholders input with changes to sage grouse plans
During a call on Monday, the Interior Department said they intend to move forward with changing the sage grouse conservation plans, putting the Trump administration’s fossil fuel focused agenda ahead of the interests of western stakeholders, including states, communities and western govern
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Jarbridge South Canyon Road order
Judge’s order for Case No. 3:99-cv-00547-MMD-WGC (South Canyon Road) b
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on MEMO: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge 2017 Timeline
November 8, 2016: Donald Trump wins presidential election. Sen.
Friday, September 22, 2017 | By Millie Chu Baird | Comments Off on A breakthrough for mobile air quality data – and 3 deceptively tough challenges that paved the way
With these groundbreaking insights, we can scale up mobile sensing technology to track and map pollutants in cities everywhere.
Thursday, September 21, 2017 | By Matt Tresaugue | Comments Off on How a tech startup and nimble non-profit exposed toxic releases during the Houston flood
As federal and state agencies failed to monitor air pollution after Hurricane Harvey, we measured and mapped a leaking carcinogen in real time.
Thursday, September 21, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Interior Department celebrates sage grouse anniversary with changes to plans
Thursday, September 21, 2017
To celebrate the two-year anniversary of the sage grouse conservation plans – the largest landscape-level conservation effort ever undertaken that involved years of collaboration and hard work by 11 western states and their governors, multiple federal agencies and stakeholders throughout t
Monday, September 18, 2017 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on New report shines spotlight on important wild lands that must be protected
A new report released today by The Wilderness Society raises the alarm about wild lands threatened by extractive industries eager to exploit the resources on or underneath them, including oil, gas and coal.