Roundup Tuesday October 27, 2009

1.  Bill McKibben on the first ever International Climate Action Day—Grist.org  10/26/09

http://www.grist.org/

2.  Senate panel set to take on climate bill—Ian Talley, The Wall Street Journal 10/26/09

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB125651235218207017.html?mod=WSJ_hpp_MIDDLENexttoWhatsNewsThird

3.  BLM memo upsets some environment organizations—Brett French, Billings Gazette 10/26/09

http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/montana/article_9ee2e05a-c1e7-11de-a3fd-001cc4c002e0.html

4.  Attendance sparse, but hopes high at SLC outdoor market—Michael C. Lewis, SLT 10/26/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13639655

5.  City youths take out rally to raise awareness on climate change—The Times of India 10/25/09

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/City-youths-take-out-rally-to-raise-awareness-on-climate-change/articleshow/5158034.cms

6.  Activists demand climate action—Aljazeera.net 10/25/09

http://english.aljazeera.net/news/europe/2009/10/2009102511634129219.html

7.  Thousands rally for action on climate change—Graeme Wood, The Vancouver Sun 10/25/09

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/Thousands+rally+action+climate+change/2141813/story.html

8.  When business and beauty collide—Peter Zimonjic, Toronto Sun 10/25/09

http://www.torontosun.com/news/canada/2009/10/25/11517716-sun.html

9.  Activists in S.F. rally against climate change—John Coté, San Francisco Chronicle 10/25/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/25/MNBD1AA9RT.DTL

10.  Mexico cuts down trees to protect butterflies—Mark Stevenson, AP, San Francisco Chronicle 10/25/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/25/MN8C1A7OAO.DTL

11.  Senate’s climate bill a bit more ambitious—Steven Mufson, Juliet Eilperin, The Washington Post 10/25/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/24/AR2009102402134.html?hpid=topnews

12.  A new demand for uranium power brings concerns for Navajo groups—Kari Lydersen, The Washington Post 10/25/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/24/AR2009102402023.html

 

13.  Western states stress energy cooperation—Ben Neary, AP. The Seattle Times 10/25/09

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2010136136_apwyenergysymposium.html

14.  Tracking science:  Biologist’s findings show forest diversity, health influenced by wolves—Michael Jamison, The Missoulian 10/25/09

http://www.missoulian.com/lifestyles/territory/article_3ec9fc54-c01f-11de-bf16-001cc4c002e0.html

15.  Tired from a tough hike?  Rescuers fear Yuppie 911—Tracie Cone, AP, Idaho Statesman 10/25/09

http://www.idahostatesman.com/531/story/948817.html

16.  Wyoming among top states adding wind power—Casper Star-Tribune 10/25/09

http://trib.com/news/state-and-local/article_d0ba4f11-8107-5fd2-a1c7-f48decf411cb.html

17.  Study:  Warmed Northwest forests may yield less timber—Jeff Barnard, AP, Deseret News 10/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705339319/Study-Warmed-forests-less-timber.html

18.  Seeds replace weeds in Avenues—Aaron Falk, Deseret News 10/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705338335/Avenues-residents-celebrate-garden.html

19.  EPA cites 5 public water systems—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, Deseret News 10/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705338063/EPA-cites-5-public-water-systems.html?linkTrack=rss-30

20.  Comments sought on transit and road needs—Joseph M. Dougherty, Deseret News 10/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705338415/Comments-sought-on-transit-and-road-needs.html?linkTrack=rss-30

21.  Climate action in the shadow of the White House—Carrie Madren, Grist.com 10/24/09

http://www.grist.org/article/2009-10-24-climate-action-in-the-shadow-of-the-white-house/

 

22.  Environmentalists pushing for curb to global warming at local events today as part of the 350 campaign—Margot Roosevelt, Jeff Gottlieb, Los Angeles Times 10/24/09

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2009/10/environment-oriented-people-are-gathering-around-southern-california-and-throughout-the-state-today-to-press-for-tough-fe.html

23.  A global call for climate action—The Washington Post 10/24/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/gallery/2009/10/24/GA2009102402498.html?hpid=topnews

24.  Campaign against emissions picks number—Andrew C. Revkin, The New York Times 10/24/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/25/science/earth/25threefifty.html?hp

25.  Global events mark magic number on climate change—AP, NPR 10/24/09

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=114139848

26.  Senate global warming bill is seeking to cushion the impact on industry—John M. Broder, The New York Times 10/24/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/25/us/politics/25climate.html?_r=1&partner=rss&emc=rss

27.  Environmental group says half of America’s rivers, lakes considered too polluted with toxins for swimming—Linda Young, All Headline News 10/24/09

http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7016788870

28.  Senate Democrats set climate bill industry permits—Richard Cowan, Reuters 10/24/09

http://www.reuters.com/article/environmentNews/idUSTRE59N0EV20091024

29.  “Agriburbia” sprouts on Colorado’s Front Range—Jason Blevins, The Denver Post 10/24/09

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_13631048?source=most_emailed

30.  Lawmakers to consider how to power the West—Cara Rank, Jackson Hole Daily 10/24/09

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/article.php?art_id=5212

31.  Clunker recyclers want more time—Ken Thomas, AP, Deseret News 10/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705339217/Clunker-recyclers-want-more-time.html

32.  For sale:  Abbey’s old home in Moab—Lee Benson, Deseret News 10/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705339229/For-sale-Abbeys-old-home-in-Moab.html

33.  Utahns rally against climate change—Lisa Schencker, SLT 10/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13635494

34. Forest service misses ‘red flag’—Jason Bergreen, SLT 10/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13636006

35.  EPA agrees to deadline in ’11 for setting rules on mercury emissions—Andrew C. Revkin, The New York Times 10/23/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/24/science/earth/24mercury.html?ref=todayspaper

36.  Glacial melting may release pollutants in the environment—National Science Foundation, US News and World Report 10/23/09

http://www.usnews.com/science/articles/2009/10/23/glacial-melting-may-release-pollutants-in-the-environment.html

37.  Americans no longer swallowing global warming dogma—Brett Baier, Fox News 10/23/09

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,569218,00.html

38.  Skepticism over global warming on rise, poll suggests—Dina Cappiello, AP, The Boston Globe 1023/09

http://www.boston.com/news/science/articles/2009/10/23/skepticism_over_global_warming_on_rise_poll_suggests/

39.  Declining majority in US believe climate change is real—AFP 10/23/09

http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5j0Dfi1PwgKNZQDYaYPjMSBUepM7A

40.  The rising tide of environmental refugees—Lester R. Brown, Earth Policy Institute, YubaNet.com 10/23/09

http://yubanet.com/enviro/The-Rising-Tide-of-Environmental-Refugees.php

41.  Alaska seeds included in Kew Gardens Millenium Seed Bank—Margaret Bauman, Alaska Journal of Commerce 10/23/09

http://www.alaskajournal.com/stories/102309/loc_adi.shtml

42.  Backyard wind turbines face resistance—Amelia Nielson-Stowell, Deseret News 10/23/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705339066/Backyard-turbines-face-resistance.html

Commentary

43.  Barker:  Bill Meadows would lock in status quo for timber industry—Rocky Barker, Idaho Statesman 10/26/09

http://www.idahostatesman.com/newsupdates/story/949225.html

44.  Symposium must produce more than hot air—Casper Star-Tribune Editorial, Casper Star-Tribune 10/25/09

http://www.trib.com/news/opinion/editorial/article_8999270c-82fc-5066-93a3-36844971e812.html

45.  Costly Carbon—Tribune Editorial, SLT 10/25/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13629397

46.  The truth about the Snake Valley agreement—Dave Hansen, Ogden Standard-Examiner 10/24/09

http://www.standard.net/topics/opinion/2009/10/24/truth-about-snake-valley-agreement

47.  Climate change:  We can afford to save the planet—Eban Goodstein, Frank Ackerman, Kristen Sheeran, The Washington Post, SLT 10/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13629033

 

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