Since the late 1970s I’ve been actively involved in issues that relate directly to protecting forest ecosystems in the Northern Rockies bioregion. I still
Source: Stop the Deforestation Madness – CounterPunch.org
The new infrastructure bill would fund new habitat for pollinators—and help people and wildlife in the process.
Source: Opinion | Infrastructure Bill Would Help Protect Bees and Butterflies | Malia Libby
“The world is on the brink of a sixth mass extinction,” said the director of one advocacy group. “Enforcing conservation laws like the Migratory Bird Treaty Act is vital.”
Source: Wildlife Defenders Cheer Restoration of Migratory Bird Protections Gutted Under Trump
Sequoias wrapped in foil against wildfires
“We can’t wait any longer to #ActOnClimate.”
Source: ‘It Has Come to This’: Ancient Sequoias Wrapped in Foil as Wildfire Threatens
Recent news stories focus on how a conservation easement on a large ranch in northwest Colorado is blocking a major new transmission line, and therefore
Source: America’s Largest Windfarm: an Environmental Disaster? – CounterPunch.org
This article reviews events that led to the withdrawal of the only vaccine to prevent Lyme disease licensed in the United States. The primary issues that led to the vaccine’s withdrawal appear to be a combination of vaccine safety concerns, sparked by a molecular mimicry hypothesis that suggested th …
Source: Vaccines against Lyme disease: What happened and what lessons can we learn? – PubMed
Brazil’s largest-ever Indigenous protest came amid efforts by Jair Bolsonaro and his allies to pave the way for industry in the Amazon.
Source: Brazil: Indigenous Fight Against Destruction of the Amazon