Roundup Tuesday November 10, 2009

1.  Dinosaur bones point to mass die-off—Mike Stark, AP, Deseret News 11/9/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705336543/Scientist-Dinos-trampled-in-SE-Utah.html

2.  Feds pin salmon hopes on National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration chief—Rocky Barker, The Idaho Statesman 11/9/09

http://www.idahostatesman.com/newsupdates/story/966161.html

3.  River gets its bend back—Jeff DeLong, Reno Gazette-Journal 11/9/09

http://www.rgj.com/article/20091109/NEWS/911090324/1321/River-gets-its-bends-back

4.  Wyoming makes argument for managing gray wolves—Matt Joyce, AP, The Denver Post 11/9/09

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/W/WY_WOLVES_WYOMING_WYOL-?SITE=CODEN&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

5.  ‘South Park’ creators build eco-friendly mansion—AP, The Denver Post 11/9/09

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_13747549

6.  Federal judge asked to end Yellowstone bison kills—AP, The Oregonian 11/9/09

http://www.oregonlive.com/news/index.ssf/2009/11/federal_judge_asked_to_end_yel.html

7.  Serious Windows gets a serious look from President Obama—Ruth Mullen, The Oregonian 11/9/09

http://www.oregonlive.com/hg/index.ssf/2009/11/seriouswindows_get_a_serious_l.html

8.  Climate justice a civil rights issue [interview with Majora Carter]—Grist.org 11/9/09

http://www.grist.org/

9.  Some utilities push congress to act on carbon emissions—Rebecca Smith, Stephen Power, The Wall Street Journal 11/9/09

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB125773125612937565.html?mod=rss_Politics_And_Policy

10.  Senate climate battle shifts onto new turf—Darren Samuelsohn, Climatewire, the New York Times 11/9/09

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2009/11/09/09climatewire-senate-climate-battle-shifts-onto-new-turf-83157.html

11.  W Australia sea level rising fast—Phil Mercer, BBC News 11/9/09

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/8349760.stm

12.  Maldives anger at climate inertia—Charles Haviland, BBC News 11/9/09

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8349797.stm

13.  Spain’s windfarms set new national record for electricity generation—Giles Tremlett, The Guardian 11/9/09

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/nov/09/spain-national-record-power-windfarms

14.  Go-ahead for 10 nuclear stations—BBC News 11/9/09

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/politics/8349715.stm

15.  India ‘arrogant’ to deny global warming link to melting glaciers—Randeep Ramesh, The Guardian 11/9/09

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2009/nov/09/india-pachauri-climate-glaciers

16.  Utah scenic highway project progresses—Mark Havnes, SLT 11/8/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13743986

17.  Longtime negotiator defends role in Snake Valley—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, Deseret News 11/8/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342942/Negotiators-role-in-Snake-Valley.html

18.  Y. scientists take issue with climate comments—AP, Deseret News 11/8/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342901/Y-scientists-rip-lawmakers-on-climate.html

19.  Diversion rebuilt on Provo River—Sara Lenz, Deseret News 11/8/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342742/Diversion-rebuilt-on-Provo-River.html

20.  Water wars:  Snake Valley issue not as simple as David vs. Goliath—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, Deseret News 11/7/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342944/Water-wars-in-Snake-Valley.html

21.  Environment-art mash-up a boon to open lands—The Coloradoan 11/8/09

http://www.coloradoan.com/article/20091108/OPINION01/91107010/1014/OPINION/Environment-art+mash-up+a+boon+to+open+lands

22.  Wind farm health and environment—Jennifer Ashawasegai, Indian Country Today 11/8/09

http://www.indiancountrytoday.com/global/canada/69373272.html

23.  Winners and losers in water deal—Mike Taugher, Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, Ca.) 11/8/09

http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_13734670?nclick_check=1

24.  Save the environment:  Eat red lionfish?—Elizabeth Large, The Baltimore Sun 11/8/09

http://weblogs.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/dining/reviews/blog/2009/11/save_the_environment_eat_red_l.html

25.  No clear map for Democrats on path to new energy plan—John Harwood, The New York Times 11/8/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/09/us/politics/09caucus.html?_r=1

26.  Droughts, rising population a sad mix in Kenya—Katherine Houreld, AP, San Francisco Chronicle 11/8/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/11/08/MN211ADSQC.DTL

27.  Utah snail no longer considered for federal protection—AP, Deseret News 11/7/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342879/Utah-snail-no-longer-protected.html

28.  USU to lead geothermal-test drilling in Idaho—AP, Deseret News 11/7/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342884/USU-to-lead-geothermal-test-drilling.html

29.  Anne Appleby’s paintings link to environment—Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle 11/7/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/11/07/DDI91AF9CO.DTL

 

30.  Boxer violates Senate rules for “cap-and-trade” bill—James Heiser, The New American 11/7/09

http://www.thenewamerican.com/index.php/usnews/congress/2263-boxer-violates-senate-rules-for-qcap-and-tradeq-bill

31.  Painting a street green hasn’t stimulated one new job—Alec MacGillis, The Washington Post 11/7/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/11/06/AR2009110603919.html

32.  Developed nations needed at talks to reach deal—Katy Daigle, Arthur Max, AP, San Francisco Chronicle 11/7/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/11/07/MNGU1AGFU7.DTL

33.  Nick Smith’s poo-a-like sold—NZPA, TVNZ (New Zealand Public Television) 11/7/09

http://tvnz.co.nz/politics-news/nick-smith-s-poo-like-sold-3117706

34.  Talks yield no accord on Roan leasing—Dennis Webb, The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel 11/6/09

http://www.gjsentinel.com/hp/content/news/stories/2009/11/06/110709_5a_roan.html

35.  National parks to offer free admission on Veterans Day—Pete Thomas, Los Angeles Times, The Baltimore Sun 11/6/09

http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/bal-travel-parks1106,0,7632055.story

36.  GOP House members urge Salazar to not abandon categorical exclusions—Nick Snow, Oil & Gas Journal 11/6/09

http://www.ogj.com/index/article-display/5555811117/articles/oil-gas-journal/general-interest-2/government/2009/11/gop-house_members.html

37.  Jonathan Safran Foer’s beef with factory farms—Jessica Roy, Salon.com 11/6/09

http://www.salon.com/books/int/2009/11/06/jonathan_safran_foer?source=newsletter

 

38.  Mexican environmentalists denounce beach ruling—Mark Stevenson, AP, Google-hosted News 11/7/09

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hxuS9nD3ns654NRA6byKCBbGt8sQD9BPO8E00

39.  Studies ‘overstate species risks’—Mark Kinver, BBC News 11/6/09

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8344969.stm

40.  Energy performance of buildings directive—EurActiv.com (EU) 11/6/09

http://www.euractiv.com/en/energy-efficiency/energy-performance-buildings-directive/article-187130

Commentary

41.  Fuss over climate change is cooling off—George F. Will, The Washington Post, Deseret News 11/8/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705342739/Fuss-over-climate-change-is-cooling-off.html?pg=1

42.  Clean energy bill should balance environment, security, economy—US Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-SC, Charleston Post and Courier 11/8/09

http://www.postandcourier.com/news/2009/nov/08/clean-energy-bill-should-balanceenvironment/

43.  Natural gas threatens environment—Stan Cox, Columnist, Salinas, Kansas, Grand Forks Herald 11/7/09

http://www.grandforksherald.com/event/article/id/140111/group/Opinion/

 

44.  Noel’s war on climate science threatens us all—Brian Moench, Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment, SLT 11/6/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13730941

 

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