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Trump Administration Hands Out Another Win For Coal And Another Loss For Appalachia

Trump Administration Hands Out Another Win For Coal And Another Loss For Appalachia

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Back in February, Donald Trump signed a bill reversing the Obama administration’s Surface Mining Stream Protection Rule, which protected waterways from coal mining waste. Now he is intent on erasing any evidence that proves coal mining is hazardous to the health of the people who live in proximity […]

Don’t Get Too Upset About Trump Pulling Out Of The Paris Climate Accord

Don’t Get Too Upset About Trump Pulling Out Of The Paris Climate Accord

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The announcement by the Embarrassment in Chief yesterday that the United States will join Syria and Nicaragua in being the only nations in the world not to sign on to the agreement caused an uproar. Well, of course it did, because that’s what Donald Trump likes to do. […]

U.S. Forest Service Classic Response To Trump’s Plan To Drill On Public Lands

U.S. Forest Service Classic Response To Trump’s Plan To Drill On Public Lands

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In case you hadn’t heard, Donald Trump signed yet another executive order yesterday. This time, it calls for a review of the Designations Under the Antiquities Act by the Interior Department. Cloaked in language that seems to suggest good stewardship of public lands, there is a passage that […]

How 14 Wolves Changed Yellowstone National Park (Video)

How 14 Wolves Changed Yellowstone National Park (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit If you think small measures don’t make a big difference, think again. You need look no farther than Yellowstone National Park to see what a difference introducing 14 wolves into the park has wrought. This fascinating video shows how the introduction of the animals in 1995 after an […]

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