California Camp Fire Death Toll Reaches 81, Says Fire Authorities https://ift.tt/2DP1GbV A forecast of rain on Wednesday will aid containment efforts, but may also hamper the search for human remains. (Image credit: Noah Berger/AP) Superforest via Environment : NPR https://ift.tt/2iBXQGlRead more "California Camp Fire Death Toll Reaches 81, Says Fire Authorities"
Exaggerated Risk and Urgency Redux https://ift.tt/2PIJ0RI Guest Opinion by Kip Hansen As if the latest IPCC 1.5 °-limit report wasn’t alarmist enough, a mob of 23 authors, including a couple of the usual suspects, double down on it with a Review Article in Nature Climate Change titled “Broad threat to humanity from cumulative climate […]Read more "Exaggerated Risk and Urgency Redux"
The state of Shale Gas and Oil in the U.S.A. today https://ift.tt/2PEoEJc The state of Shale Gas and Oil in the U.S.A. today By Andy May A few news items from The Shale Gas News, by Bill desRosiers of Cabot Oil & Gas. The main paragraphs below are adapted from desRosiers, but I’ve added some detail. […]Read more "The state of Shale Gas and Oil in the U.S.A. today"
NFS Litigation Weekly November 16, 2018 https://ift.tt/2S4W9Rz Forest Service summaries: Litigation Weekly Nov 16 WildEarth v Padilla (New case.) Environmental groups challenge the Rico-West Delores Roads and Trails Management Project on the San Juan National Forest regarding effects on elk. (D. Colo.) (A lawsuit by motorized users was filed earlier and described here.) ICL v USFS (New […]Read more "NFS Litigation Weekly November 16, 2018"
Urban Historian Mike Davis Says Building In Malibu Will Never Be A Good Idea https://ift.tt/2Tu9Kn9 The Woolsey Fire is not the first in Malibu, nor is it the first time residents have planned to rebuild. Urban historian Mike Davis tells NPR’s Audie Cornish that maybe, it’s better to let it burn. Superforest via Environment : […]Read more "Urban Historian Mike Davis Says Building In Malibu Will Never Be A Good Idea"
Top DOJ Lawyer: “Obama’s Fault” DOJ is Backing Alarmist Climate Science https://ift.tt/2Q7WK7T Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Dr. Willie Soon – One of President Trump’s top environmental lawyers Eric Grant explained to E&E why the Trump legal position in the Children’s Climate Court Case embraces President Obama’s views on Climate Science. DOJ backing climate […]Read more "Top DOJ Lawyer: “Obama’s Fault” DOJ is Backing Alarmist Climate Science"
Advocates Fight ‘Culture of Secrecy’ In Post-Hurricane Puerto Rico https://ift.tt/2qYjSr2 The capital building in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images The capital building in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images Mabel Román Padró wishes she hadn’t had to sue Puerto Rico’s government. But because she did, […]Read more "Advocates Fight ‘Culture of Secrecy’ In Post-Hurricane Puerto Rico"