Tag: budget crisis

Cutting Conservation Cannot Fix the Deficit

Written by | July 15th, 2011

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A hundred years ago Theodore Roosevelt said, “There can be no greater issue than that of conservation in this country.” Mark Tercek explains why this is still true.

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, April 7

Written by | April 7th, 2010

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The latest in green news, from laundry detergent to dragons… Today’s Cool Green Morning is certainly not lacking in variety:

  1. Researchers discovered a new species– a fruit-eating dragon– in a highly populated, deforested area in the Philippines. (Mongabay)
  2. A new trend in going green: giving up traditional laundry and dish-washing detergent. (Christian Science Monitor)
  3. Why closing state parks isn’t the answer to a budget crisis. (The Daily Green)
  4. Migratory birds adapt to climate change by sticking closer to home. (Wired)
  5. A new report finds that U.S. streams and rivers are getting a lot warmer. (YaleE360)
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