Roundup Friday October 9, 2009

1.  EPA tells Utah air-pollution reduction areas need expanding—Judy Fahys, SLT 10/8/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13515449

2.  Interior boss vows to develop oil, gas ‘in the right way’, cuts list of leases—Patty Henetz, SLT 10/8/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13515553

3.  House panel takes up N-waste act—Ami Joi O’Donoghue, Deseret News 10/8/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705335299/House-panel-takes-up-N-waste-act.html?linkTrack=rss-30

4.  No park plan to ban lead—Cory Hatch, The Jackson Hole Daily 10/8/09

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/article.php?art_id=5150

5.  Boreal opens ski season Friday with one chairlift—Maggie O’Neill, Reno Gazette-Journal 10/8/09

http://www.rgj.com/article/20091008/NEWS/910080333/1321/Boreal-opens-ski-season-Friday-with-one-chairlift

6.  Threatened Preble’s mouse could get 18,462 more acres of protection—Bruce Finley, The Denver Post 10/8/09

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_13510566

7.  Mining companies hit wall on mountaintop blasting—Kris Mayer, The Wall Street Journal 10/8/09

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB20001424052748703298004574459363401191286.html

8.  Salazar presents ambitious plan to manage wild horses—Lyndsey Layton, Juliet Eilperin, The Washington Post 10/8/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/07/AR2009100703237.html

9.  U.S. companies may look abroad to fight global warming—Margot Roosevelt, Los Angeles Times 10/8/09

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-na-tropical-forests8-2009oct08,0,5057987.story

10.  Top food-handling violators in the Salt Lake Valley—SLT 10/7/09

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_13489335

11.  EPA to review health risk from popular weed killer—Dina Cappiello, AP, SLT 10/7/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13505813

12.  Work to remove uranium waste in Utah picking up—Mike Stark, AP, SLT 10/7/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13506689

13.  House plans hearing on foreign nuclear-waste bill—Matt Canham, SLT 10/7/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13505908

14.  Utah farmers ask for bailout money—Jessica Gail, ABC News 4 Utah 10/7/09

http://www.abc4.com/content/news/state/story/Utah-farmers-ask-for-bailout-money-too/VBZFIwdsUUSRN1cIKDdZnw.cspx?rss=1451

15.  Depleted uranium shipment delayed—Elizabeth Ziegler, KCPW 10/7/09

http://kcpw.org/blog/local-news/2009-10-07/depleted-uranium-shipment-delayed/

16.  Fish and Wildlife unveils wolf plan—Becky Kramer, The Spokesman-Review 10/7/09

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2009/oct/07/fish-and-wildlife-unveils-wolf-plan/

17.  Motorized plan adds access routes—Jeff Gearino, Casper Star-Tribune 10/7/09

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_bff487f9-9413-5ea3-8ae6-14d69bcea169.html

18.  Shaping the future of America’s recreational resources—Frank DuBois, The Westerner blog 10/7/09

http://thewesterner.blogspot.com/2009/10/shaping-future-of-americas-outdoor.html

19.  Salazar wants to move West’s wild horses to the East—Matthew Preusch, The Oregonian 10/7/09

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2009/10/salazar_wants_to_move_wests_wi.html

20.  In reversal of Bush policy, EPA launches new study of Atrazine’s health effects—Danielle Ivory, The Huffington Post 10/7/09

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/10/07/in-reversal-of-bush-polic_n_313220.html

21.  Companies strike deal on testing for E. Coli—Michael Moss, The New York Times 10/7/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/08/health/08meat.html?_r=1&ref=todayspaper

22.  7 preserves envisioned to manage wild horses—Jim Robbins, The New York Times 10/7/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/08/us/08horses.html

23. River cyanide poisoning kills thousands of fish—Reuters 10/7/09

http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKTRE59633V20091007

24.  Obama sets sights on urban renewal—Michael A. Fletcher, The Washington Post 10/7/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/06/AR2009100601259.html?wprss=rss_politics

25.  Agriculture chief says dairy industry must restructure—Staff and News Services, SLT 10/6/09

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_13499549

26.  Where’s the next boom?  Maybe in ‘cleantech’—Jordan Robertson, AP, SLT 10/6/09

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_13500419

27.  Depleted uranium shipments delayed—Judy Fahys, SLT 10/6/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13500157

28.  South Carolina’s depleted uranium shipments to Utah set for December—Brock Vergakis, AP, SLT 10/6/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13498051

29.  MOU signed between proposed nuclear power plant, Arizona utility—Jeff Robinson, KCPW 10/6/09

http://kcpw.org/blog/local-news/2009-10-06/mou-signed-between-proposed-nuclear-power-plant-arizona-utility/

30.  Groups ask BLM to suspend streamlined drilling reviews—Dennis Webb, The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel 10/6/09

http://www.gjsentinel.com/hp/content/news/stories/2009/10/06/100709_3a_BLM_exclusions.html

31.  In Centennial Valley wolf pack wiped out—Nick Gevock, The Montana Standard 10/6/09

http://www.mtstandard.com/articles/2009/10/06/area/hjjaijjdjhfbga.txt

32.  Gov:  Don’t transfer uranium—Steve McManamen, Gillette News Record 10/6/09

http://www.gillettenewsrecord.com/articles/2009/10/06/news/today/news01.txt

33.  Warning:  Your salad could make you sick—Lynne Terry, The Oregonian 10/6/09

http://www.oregonlive.com/news/index.ssf/2009/10/when_it_comes_to_food_what_you.html

34.  Obama uses L.A. program as a model for going green—Jim Tankersley, Los Angeles Times 10/6/09

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-obama-green6-2009oct06,0,4208281.story?track=rss

35.  Eat the weeds—Sarah Karnasiewicz, Salon.com 10/6/09

http://www.salon.com/mwt/food/2009/10/06/fat_of_the_land/index.html?source=newsletter

36.  Boxer loses key committee staffer, cap-and-trade expert—Darren Samuelsohn, ClimateWire, The New York Times 10/6/09

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/10/06/06climatewire-boxer-loses-key-committee-staffer-cap-and-tr-13581.html

37.  Projects turn back time on nation’s rivers—Jeff DeLong, USA Today 10/6/09

http://www.usatoday.com/printedition/news/20091006/riverwork06_st.art.htm?loc=interstitialskip

38.  UN rates life best in Norway, worst in Niger—AP, SLT 10/5/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13492575

39.  Utah County residents weigh in on bridge proposal—AP, SLT 10/5/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13489211

40.  Study:  Climate change may impact ski season—Andrew Adams, KSL 10/5/09

http://www.ksl.com/?nid=148&sid=8181814

41.  Silenced springs?  Great Basin waters face threats big and small—J. Madeleine Nash, The High Country News 10/5/09

http://www.hcn.org/issues/41.17/silenced-springs

42.  EPA will spend $50 million to cap toxic California seabed—Environment News Service 10/5/09

http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/oct2009/2009-10-05-091.asp

43.  BLM employees too cozy with advocacy groups, IG report says—Noelle Straub, Greenwire, The New York Times 10/5/09

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2009/10/05/05greenwire-blm-employees-too-cozy-with-advocacy-groups-ig-20341.html

44.  Senate Democrats push N.M., Ore. wilderness bills—Patrick Reis, Greenwire, The New York Times 10/5/09

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2009/10/05/05greenwire-senate-democrats-push-nm-ore-wilderness-bills-21688.html

45.  Big business pushes for climate action—Mike Allen, Politico 10/5/09

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1009/27896.html

Commentary

46.  Snake Valley—Tribune Editorial, SLT 10/7/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13507986

47.  EPA to descend on Texas—Colleen McCain Nelson, Dallas Morning News 10/7/09

http://dallasmorningviewsblog.dallasnews.com/archives/2009/10/epa-descends-up.html

48.  Dust storms signal danger for Utah—Dr. Brian Moench, Deseret News 10/7/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705334976/Dust-storms-signal-danger-for-Utah.html

49.  Eagle killing case belongs in tribal court—Casper Star Tribune Editorial Board 10/7/09

http://www.trib.com/news/opinion/editorial/article_d523eaea-886e-512f-9e65-54d0fa163654.html

50.  Meat the need—Tribune Editorial, SLT 10/5/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13492548

51.  The wilderness debate—KSL 10/5/09

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=238&sid=8135959

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