Wednesday, July 29, 2015 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Financial investment in power line studies for the southwest could protect wildlands and advance clean energy
Though the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has made progress in improving transmission corridors, the lack of money for studies and public outreach has been a barrier.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Coal Listening Session Kickoff in DC Validates the Need for Reform
On Wednesday, July 29, the Bureau of Land Management kicked off their listening sessions to hear local community input about reforming the federal coal leasing program – marking an opportunity for modernizing an outdated program.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on DC Coal Session press statement_7 29 2015 FINAL
Monday, July 27, 2015 | By EarthShare | Comments Off on 3 Reasons Your Farmers Market Rocks
3 Reasons Your Farmers Market Rocks
Photo: Erica Flock
Guest post by Robert Connelly, Manager of Membership & Special Gifts at American Farmland Trust
I haven’t always been a farmers marketeer.
Growing up in North Carolina my family never really went to the farmers market.
In fact, I remember as a kid thinking it was kind of odd that our neighbors, The Andersons, went every Saturday morning.
Looking back, I realize that the Anderson family was on to something amazing.…
Monday, July 27, 2015 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Fate of Boulder-White Clouds Rests with U.S. Senate
The Wilderness Society released the following statement regarding passage of Rep. Mike Simpson’s bill to protect the Boulder-White Cloud mountains out of the U.S. House of Representatives: