Jul 22 2011

Twitter Link Round-Up: Whitebark Pine Turned Down for ESA Protection and BP has Another Spill, this time in Alaska

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Mar 04 2011

Twitter Link Round-Up: Clean Air Act Regulation will Save $2 Trillion and Eastern Cougar Declared Extinct…Sort Of

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Afraid you missed something interesting in the world of environmental law?  Read on for a (non-comprehensive) list of articles posted on our Twitter feed @WMELSBlog.

– SA: @sciam Australians pitch in to save the mahogany glider after a cyclone hit its sole, 100 km long habitat http://bit.ly/hfJCEr

– NYT: @nytenvironment Clean Air Act regulations will benefit American people to the tune of $2 trillion, says EPA study http://nyti.ms/eOw7gu

– Guardian: @guardianeco UK facing 1970s-style oil shock which could cost economy £45bn – Huhne http://gu.com/p/2nfjk/tf (RT)

– NYT: @nytimesgreen Continuing coverage of the budget hearings in Congress that may affect funding for enviro programs http://bit.ly/hNtQ8J

– NYT: @nytenvironment The FWS has declared that the eastern cougar is extinct…with a caveat http://nyti.ms/e90i2s Continue Reading »

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Feb 18 2011

Twitter Link Round-Up: Chevron Fined for Amazon Pollution and Royalties for Gold and Silver

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Afraid you missed something interesting in the world of environmental law?  Read on for a list of articles posted on our Twitter feed @WMELSBlog.

– NYT: @nytimes BP responds to criticism of oil spill settlements by saying if anything, they are too generous http://nyti.ms/hkM54B

– BBC: @BBCNews The sale of publicly owned forests in the UK has been stopped, with an apology from the environment sec. http://bbc.in/eI6VfM

– WWF: @WWF WWF and @Guardian series on business transitioning to sustainable practices http://su.pr/1rhmTR (RT)

– NYT: @nytimes Russia is jumping into the offshore Arctic drilling business and US companies are following http://nyti.ms/gGgzBJ

– NYT: @nytimesgreen The UN warns that food shortages caused by climate change are driving instability in many regions http://bit.ly/fXfd8r #

– Interior Dept: @Interior Sec. Salazar announces $749 million for state fish & wildlife projects: http://bit.ly/gJSYF5 (RT) Continue Reading »

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Jan 28 2011

Twitter Link Round-Up: Wild Lands, Invasive Rats, and EPA’s Veto Power

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Afraid you missed something interesting in the world of environmental law?  Read on for a list of articles posted on our Twitter feed @WMELSBlog.

– NYT: @nytimesscience Proposed bill in the House would limit EPA’s veto power and restore the Spruce No. 1’s permit http://nyti.ms/hNNunA

– SA: @sciam A new study shows how climate change could destabilize already weak nations http://bit.ly/eW2Itn

– NYT: @nytimesgreen The Supreme Court declines to intervene in a case of federal vs. state water rights http://nyti.ms/f95cBN

– NYT: @nytimesgreen Henry Waxman (D-CA) is pressing for investigation on who is funding climate skeptic http://bit.ly/gTxNd7 Continue Reading »

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