Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, Feb. 18

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Published on February 18th, 2009  |  Discuss This Article  

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WARNING: There’s a really gross story in this Cool Green Morning THAT YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO RESIST IF YOU CONTINUE READING. (Oh, and it’s not the one about how Arctic peat is contributing to climate change, although that is really odd.) OK, you’ve been warned…

  • A Side of Coal Slaw With That? The Obama administration will support a treaty to limit global mercury emissions, says The Vine — which is bad news for coal-fired power plants and good news for tuna sandwiches. (I’ll let them explain.)

(Image: Red knot at Virginia Coastal Reserve, Virginia, wearing satellite transponder for monitoring migration. Credit: Barrry Truitt/TNC.)

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