Roundup Friday October 2, 2009

1.  Utah travel:  Four-wheelers live to conquer Moab—Tom Wharton, SLT 10/2/09

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_13438606

2.  Utah’s water year just short of 30-year average—Patty Henetz, SLT 10/1/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13464081

3.  Utah Wildlife Board dealing with bison overload—Brett Prettyman, SLT 10/1/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13465275

4.  Farm Bureau says wilderness lands not truly open to grazing—Jeff Robinson, KPCW 10/1/09

http://kcpw.org/blog/local-news/2009-10-01/farm-bureau-says-wilderness-lands-not-truly-open-to-grazing/

5.  Senate climate bill drops ‘cap and trade’ term—Casper Star-Tribune 10/1/09

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_6f3f0ad7-15e8-5bc4-a309-018ce8c331f5.html

6.  Navajo leader seeks grant for power plant—Susan Montoya Bryan, AP, Santa Fe New Mexican 10/1/09

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/N/NM_NAVAJO_POWER_PLANT_NMOL-?SITE=NMSAN&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

7.  Environmentalists rile tribes—Felicia Fonseca, AP, The Durango Herald 10/1/09

http://www.durangoherald.com/sections/News/2009/10/001/Environmentalists_rile_tribes/

8.  Study pushes for solar homes in Texas—AP, Dallas News 10/1/09

http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/APStories/stories/D9B2BC302.html

9.  Some tribes at odds over coal plants—Dennis Wagner, USA Today 10/1/09

http://www.usatoday.com/printedition/news/20091001/sierraconflict01_st.art.htm

10.  Climate bill hinges on Ohio’s Sen. Brown—Alexander Bolton, The Hill 10/1/09

http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/61057-climate-bill-hinges-on-ohios-sherrod-brown

11.  EPA proposes curbs on industrial greenhouse gases—Jim Tankersley, Los Angeles Times 10/1/09

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-senate-climate1-2009oct01,0,6322700.story?track=rss

12.  Kerry takes marquee on climate bill—Lisa Lerer, Politico 10/1/09

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0909/27788.html

13.  EPA to crack down on greenhouse gas emitters—Dina Cappiello, AP, San Francisco Chronicle 10/1/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/01/MNHR19V87L.DTL

14.  Some tribes at odds over coal plants—Dennis Wagner, USA Today 10/1/09

http://www.usatoday.com/printedition/news/20091001/sierraconflict01_st.art.htm

15.  Coloradan pleads not guilty to artifact charges—Keith Coffman, SLT 9/30/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13455117

16.  Snake Valley water deal could kill Utahns, docs warn—Patty Henetz, SLT 9/30/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13453299

17.  Some worry wilderness measure could hurt schools—Lisa Schenker, SLT 9/30/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13458255

18.  Alta debates open space, houses—Rosemary Winters, SLT 9/30/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13458027

19.  Canals will always pose risks, panel warned—Patty Henetz, SLT 9/30/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13447545

20.  American Indians focus of new Utah curriculum—Wendy Leonard, Deseret News 9/30/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705333549/American-Indians-focus-of-new-Utah-curriculum.html

21.  UMA takes stand against Snake Valley water deal—John Daley, KSL 9/30/09

http://www.ksl.com/?nid=148&sid=8124907

22.  Red Rock bill gets first congressional hearing tomorrow—Jeff Robinson, KCPW 9/30/09

http://kcpw.org/blog/local-news/2009-09-30/red-rock-bill-gets-first-congressional-hearing-tomorrow/

23.  Ritter:  Take time on water transfers—Joe Hanel, The Durango Herald 9/30/09

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2009/09/30/Ritter_Take_time_on_water_transfers/

24.  Blazing Shovels—Jon Kovash, Mountain Gazette #159 September 2009

http://www.mountaingazette.com/exclusive/features/blazing_shovels/

25.  Environment-US: Advocates fight mountaintop removal—Matthew Cardinale, IPS 9/30/09

http://www.ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=48668

26.  Plan outlines removal of four dams on Klamath River—Jesse McKinley, The New York Times 9/30/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/01/business/energy-environment/01klamath.html?ref=todayspaper

27.  EPA moves to curtail greenhouse gas emissions—John M. Broder, The New York Times 9/30/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/01/science/earth/01epa.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

28.  Apple expands environmental disclosures—Joe Hutsko, The New York Times 9/30/09

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/09/30/apple-expands-environmental-disclosures

29.  Sens. Boxer, Kerry brace for delicate talks as climate bill emerges today—Ben Geman, ClimateWire, The New York Times 9/30/09

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/09/30/30climatewire-sens-boxer-kerry-brace-for-delicate-talks-as-86069.html

30.  Rio bullish on potential at Bingham Canyon—Eric Onstad, Reuters, Yahoo! News 9/30/09

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/22/20090930/tbs-uk-riotinto-exploration-interview-sb-e5e6c38.html

31.  Senators ready a bill on greenhouse gasses—Juliet Eilperin, Washington Post 9/30/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/09/29/AR2009092901608.html?hpid=moreheadlines

32.  Grunts and gurgles signal love for grouse—Christopher Joyce, NPR 9/30/09

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=112186144

33.  Senate unveils plan to reduce emissions—Christopher Joyce, NPR 9/30/09

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113314604

34.  Rocky Anderson to champion Red Rock bill—Matt Canham, SLT 9/29/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13444495

35.  America’s Red Rock Wilderness first hearing—Emery County Progress 9/29/09

http://www.ecprogress.com/index.php?tier=1&article_id=8323

36.  Tester pitches forest bill—Matt Gouras, AP, Montana Standard 9/29/09

http://www.mtstandard.com/articles/2009/09/29/area/hjjajahajhfcja.txt

37.  West sees alternative energy scramble—Paul Foy, AP, Casper Star-Tribune 9/29/09

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_bf718806-641d-51e1-9d65-5ab5822da438.html

38.  Vilsack appreciates ‘unique situation’ driving Colorado on roadless rule wildfire mitigation—John Tomasic, The Colorado Independent 9/29/09

http://coloradoindependent.com/38898/vilsack-appreciates-%E2%80%98unique-situation%E2%80%99-driving-colorado-on-roadless-rule-wildfire-mitigation

39.  Nanomaterials under study by the EPA—Cornelia Dean, The New York Times 9/29/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/30/science/earth/30nano.html

40.  White House wants tougher rule on toxic substances—Dina Cappiello, AP, The Washington Post 9/29/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/09/29/AR2009092903696.html?hpid=moreheadlines

41.  Curtain rises on Senate struggle over climate change—John M. Broder, The New York Times 9/29/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/30/us/politics/30climate.html?ref=todayspaper

42.  Contraception fights global warming—Frances Kissling, Salon.com 9/29/09

http://www.salon.com/opinion/feature/2009/09/29/climate_change/index.html?source=newsletter

43.   Alternative energy projects stumble on a need for water—Todd Woody, The New York Times 9/29/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/30/business/energy-environment/30water.html?_r=1&ref=todayspaper

44.  Once upon a time, Democrats and Republicans worked together on the Senate EPW panel—Darren Samuelsohn, ClimateWire, The New York Times 9/29/09

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/09/29/29climatewire-once-upon-a-time-democrats-and-republicans-w-10746.html

45.  Carbon offset kiosks help air travelers ditch guilt—Rori Gallagher, NPR 9/29/09

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113280463

46.  Hurricane officially opposes cap and trade—Mark Havnes, SLT 9/28/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13441169

47.  Tester presents forest bill in Bozeman—Jodi Hausen, Bozeman Daily Chronicle 9/28/09

http://bozemandailychronicle.com/articles/2009/09/29/news/10tester.txt

48.  Hurricane leaders deny climate change—AP, Fox 13 Now 9/28/09

http://www.fox13now.com/news/kstu-hurricane-leaders-deny-climate-change,0,6113692.story?track=rss

49.  Utah congressmen dueling over proposed dam—John Hollenhorst, KSL News 9/28/09

http://www.ksl.com/?nid=148&sid=8096006

50.  Poll shows Utahns support wilderness areas—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, Deseret News 9/28/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705333055/Poll-shows-Utahns-support-wilderness-areas.html?linkTrack=rss-30

51.  Feds seek to settle Bush-era lawsuits over shale policies—Dennis Webb, The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel 9/28/09

http://www.gjsentinel.com/hp/content/news/stories/2009/09/28/092909_2a_shale_settlement.html

52.  Groups appeal permit for Centralia coal plant—AP, The Seattle Times 9/28/09

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2009960141_apwatransaltacentralia.html?syndication=rss

53.  TVA hires DOE environmental cleanup expert—AP, Greenville Daily Reflector (Tennessee) 9/28/09

http://www.reflector.com/news/state/tva-hires-doe-environmental-cleanup-expert-863676.html

54.  B.C. cull led to hybrid ‘monster wolves’, study shows—Nicholas Read, Vancouver Sun 9/28/09

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/cull+hybrid+monster+wolves+study+shows/2044292/story.html

55.  From science, plenty of cows but little profit—William Neuman, The New York Times 9/28/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/29/business/29dairy.html?_r=2&ref=todayspaper

56.  Lack of carbon policy prevents emissions innovation—Elizabeth Shogren, NPR 9/27/09

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113204003

57.  Love your CO2?  New gas-loving group runs ads, hides bias—Amy Linn, NewWest.net 9/24/09

http://www.newwest.net/topic/article/love_your_co2_new_gas_loving_group_runs_ads_hides_bias/C559/L559/

Commentary

58.  Dyer:  Our climate forecast?  We’re losing control by degrees—Gwynne Dyer, SLT 10/1/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13464516

59.  Opening the Klamath—Chronicle Editorials, San Francisco Chronicle 10/1/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/01/EDML19V308.DTL

60.  Another stab at wilderness—Deseret News Editorial, Deseret News 9/30/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705333322/Another-stab-at-wilderness.html

61.  Hinchey bill harmful to Utah—Rob Bishop, Deseret News 9/30/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705333317/Hinchey-bill-harmful-to-Utah.html

62.  Bridging lake is urgent—Editorial, Daily Herald (Provo, Utah) 9/30/09

http://www.heraldextra.com/news/opinion/editorial/article_0ae820ed-0ded-5c13-8a2c-2b923b5433c2.html

63.  Protecting environment takes continued foresight—Editorial, Tooele Transcript Bulletin 9/29/09

http://www.transcriptbulletin.com/pages/full_story/push?article-Protecting+environment+takes+continued+foresight%20&id=3743385-Protecting+environment+takes+continued+foresight&instance=lead_story_left_column

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