Roundup Saturday November 28, 2009

1.  Ski resorts fight global warming; Utah governor unsure—Brock Vergakis, AP, SLT 11/28/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13885242

2.  Utah cave dweller thrives without money—Jason Blevins, The Denver Post, SLT 11/28/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13885261

3.  Morgan animal-rights group to protest—Emiley Morgan, DN 11/28/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346961/Morgan-animal-rights-group-to-protest.html

4.  Ute Tribe faction wants fish hatchery stopped—Andre Salvail, DN 11/28/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347207/Ute-Tribe-faction-wants-fish-hatchery-stopped.html

5.  Nine bear cubs headed back to woods—AP, DN 11/28/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347769/Nine-bear-cubs-headed-back-to-woods.html

6.  Ohio school district sues over air pollution—AP, DN 11/28/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347790/Ohio-school-district-sues-over-air-pollution.html

7.  India feels growing pressure to set target for emission cut—Mark Magnier, Los Angeles Times 11/28/09

http://www.latimes.com/news/nation-and-world/la-fg-india-climate28-2009nov28,0,3895505.story

8.  UK, France propose environmental fund—BJT, CCTV 11/28/09

http://english.cctv.com/program/worldwidewatch/20091128/101236.shtml

9.  ‘Red’ air envelops Davis, Salt Lake—Judy Fahys, SLT 11/27/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13880632

10.  Suit may block mustang roundups—Scott Sonner, AP, SLT 11/27/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13878104

11.  Salazar fires back at oil industry—Matthew Daly, AP, SLT 11/27/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13878100

12.  Reports disagreed on buffer zone near refinery—Brooke Adams, SLT 11/27/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13882084

13.  BLM seeks comments on Uintah roads—Rosemary Winters, SLT 11/27/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13879125

14.  Monterey Aquarium to host exhibit on effects of global warming—SLT 11/27/09

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_13867668

15.  Utah Department of Environmental Quality hires new district engineer—DN 11/27/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347637/Utah-Department-of-Environmental-Quality–hires-new-district-engineer.html

16.  Frozen fish deemed for the environment than fresh fish—Maureen O’Hagan, The Seattle Times, San Lois Obispo Tribune 11/27/09

http://www.sanluisobispo.com/528/story/936190.html

17.  Bureaucracy trips up renewable energy projects—David R. Baker, San Francisco Chronicle 11/27/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/11/26/MN451AP7MF.DTL

18.  E-mails don’t prove warming is a fraud—Eugene Robinson, Real Clear Politics 11/27/09

http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/northwest/story/969666.html

19.  Twenty-three donated bison roaming in Mexico’s northern Chihuahua state—Efrain Hernandez Jr., The Los Angeles Times 11/27/09

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/laplaza/2009/11/mexico-bison-chihuahua-wind-cave-national-park-juan-elvira-quesada.html

20.  China, US square off on climate proposals—Jeffrey Ball, Shai Oster, The Wall Street Journal 11/27/09

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB125924462719965247.html?mod=rss_Politics_And_Policy

21.  US to help India set up eco-authority—The Economic Times 11/27/09

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics/nation/US-to-help-India-set-up-eco-authority/articleshow/5273612.cms

 

22.  Climate change effects mount in Nigeria—Elisha Bala-Gbogbo, Next.com 11/27/09

http://234next.com/csp/cms/sites/Next/Money/Business/5487305-147/story.csp

23.  Otter is released on Provo River—Marc Haddock, DN 11/26/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347242/Otter-is-released-on-Provo-River.html

 

24.  Obama to pledge 17% cut in CO2—H. Josef Hebert, AP, DN 11/26/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347347/Obama-to-pledge-17-cut-in-CO2.html

25.  Capitol Lake closed to public use of any kind (invasive species)—John Dodge, The Olympian, The News Tribune (Tacoma, Washington) 11/26/09

http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/northwest/story/969666.html

26.  Perry leads Texas GOP fight against climate bill—John McFarland, AP, Google News 11/26/09

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5i-cgGOzckhIq2CA2_npnsh7jCuGwD9C7C3HG0

27.  US unlikely to use the ethanol Congress ordered—Matthew L. Wald, The New York Times 11/26/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/27/business/energy-environment/27ethanol.html?adxnnl=1&partner=rss&emc=rss&adxnnlx=1259442292-kO+RKvOD9pz7hN3n1vttmQ

28.  Environmental groups say Alberta may allow freshwater sales to go to highest bidder—Canadian Press, Google News 11/26/09

http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5h8FJORMTaZOuR4M4doGXv_xrsBVA

29.  Guardian and Observer win top environment award—Jo Confino, The Guardian (UK) 11/26/09

http://www.guardian.co.uk/sustainability/csr-environment-website-awards

30.  Green light for cycling scofflaws?—Brandon Loomis, SLT 11/25/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13869047

31.  Desert reserve searches for cause of tortoise flu—Mark Havnes, SLT 11/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13869472

32.  Massive pipeline dig starts Monday—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 11/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347263/Massive-pipeline-dig-starts-Monday.html

33.  EPA proposes sulfur dioxide limits for first time since 1971—Renee Schoof, McClatchy Newspapers, DN 11/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347025/EPA-proposes-sulfur-dioxide-limits-for-first-time-since-1971.html

34.  BLM open house set for seed warehouse—The Ely Times 11/25/09

http://www.elynews.com/articles/2009/11/25/news/news09.txt

35.  Thousands comment on Monsanto’s planned Idaho mine—John Miller, AP, Google News 11/25/09

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5in8ZO7c0firYbMRqf2A2d0CCgfBQD9C6OPU81

36.  Indiana, Illinois rank high for carbon emissions—Michael Puente, Chicago Public Radio 11/25/09

http://www.wbez.org/Content.aspx?audioID=38440

37.  Report:  Indiana power plants 4th dirtiest in US—Charles Wilson, AP, Google News 11/25/09

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5iGCi0sLwhIiIYZdCnBVNS4oEkepwD9C65FGG0

38. State proposes trading program to cut emissions—Margot Roosevelt, Los Angeles Times 11/25/09

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-global-warming25-2009nov25,0,4880852.story

39.  Last gasp for American foie gras?—Thomas Rogers, Salon.com 11/25/09

http://www.salon.com/mwt/broadsheet/feature/2009/11/25/twilight_fan_bitten/index.html?source=newsletter

40.  GOP senator tells climate change researchers to retain controversial e-mails—Fox News 11/25/09

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/11/25/gop-senator-tells-climate-change-researchers-retain-controversial-e-mails/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%253A+foxnews%252Fpolitics+%2528FOXNews.com+-+Politics%2529

41.  Fewer Americans believe in global warming, poll shows—Juliet Eilperin, The Washington Post 11/25/09

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/11/24/AR2009112402989.html?wprss=rss_politics

42.  Obama to go to Copenhagen with emissions target—John M. Broder, The New York Times 11/25/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/26/us/politics/26climate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

43.  Solitude Resort wants to expand into Silver Fork—Mike Gorrell, SLT 11/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_13860390

44.  Animal rights group won’t have to pay to protest—Erin Alberty, SLT 11/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13862528

45.  University of Utah professor Tim Garrett says conservation is futile—Wendy Leonard, DN 11/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346695/University-of-Utah-professor-Tim-Garrett-says-conservation-is-futile.html

46.  War declared on Utah Lake weeds—Sara Lenz, DN 11/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705345808/War-declared-on-Utah-Lake-weeds.html

 

47.  Interior:  Oil and gas lease plans include Alaska—Matthew Daly, AP, DN 1124/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346856/Interior-Oil-and-gas-lease-plans-include-Alaska.html

48.  Climate-change debate heats up—Robert Wielaard, Ben Feller, AP, DN 11/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346774/Climate-change-debate-heats-up.html

49.  200,000 animals sacrificed at Nepal festival—Binaj Gurubacharya, AP, DN 11/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346818/200000-animals-sacrificed-at-Nepal-festival.html

50.  Icebergs head from Antarctica to New Zealand—Ray Lilley, AP, DN 11/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346830/Icebergs-head-from-Antarctica-for-New-Zealand.html

51.  Furry felons rob South African tourists, steal food—Courtney Brooks, AP, DN 11/24/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346918/Furry-felons-rob-South-African-tourists-steal-food.html

52.  U. Scientist says energy use consistently tied to economic output—Jeff Robinson, KCPW News 11/24/09

http://kcpw.org/blog/local-news/2009-11-24/u-scientist-says-energy-use-consistently-tied-to-economic-output/

 

53.  Report:  Iowa has old coal-fired plants—AP, Chicago Tribune 11/24/09

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-ap-ia-iowa-coalplants,0,5226939.story

54.  California takes step to limit emissions—John M. Broder, The New York Times 11/24/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/25/science/earth/25climate.html?scp=1&sq=California%20takes%20step%20to%20limit%20emissions&st=cse

55.  Texas power plants are country’s top polluters—Colleen McCain Nelson, The Dallas Morning News 11/24/09

http://energyandenvironmentblog.dallasnews.com/archives/2009/11/texas-power-plants-are-country.html

56.  3 Southern Co. power plants top the list of CO2 emitters—Robin Bravender, Greenwire, The New York Times 11/24/09

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2009/11/24/24greenwire-3-southern-co-power-plants-top-list-of-co2-emi-64866.html

57.  The climate change hoax—Jack Kelly, Real Clear Politics 11/24/09

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2009/11/24/the_climate_change_hoax_99281.html

58.  Obama official slams oil industry—Tom Fowler, The Houston Chronicle 11/24/09

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/business/energy/6738095.html

59.  Interior chief slams oil and gas groups’ election-year politics—Noelle Straub, Greenwire, The New York Times 11/24/09

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2009/11/24/24greenwire-interior-chief-slams-oil-and-gas-groups-electi-22948.html

60.  Lawmakers probe climate e-mails—Keith Johnson, Gautam Naik, The Wall Street Journal 11/24/09

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB125902685372961609.html?mod=rss_Politics_And_Policy

 

61.  The wrong response to ClimateGate—Andrew Leonard, Salon.com 11/24/09

http://www.salon.com/tech/htww/2009/11/24/how_not_to_respond_to_climategate/index.html?source=newsletter

62.  Obama, India’s Singh agree on ‘green energy’—Joseph Weber, The Washington Times 11/24/09

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2009/nov/24/obama-welcomes-indian-pm-start-state-visit/

63.  Global warming science alarming, say climate experts—BBC News 11/24/09

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8375576.stm

 

64.  Brazil environment regulator blocks Cosipar charcoal purchases—Diana Kinch, Bloomberg News 11/24/09

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601086&sid=aFlp1JsENoAo

65.  U. spy also stung Oregon primate lab—Brian Maffly, Tony Semerad, SLT 11/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_13853314

66.  Travis Co., TCEQ name environmental crimes prosecutor—Elizabeth Souder, The Dallas Morning News 11/23/09

http://energyandenvironmentblog.dallasnews.com/archives/2009/11/travis-co-tceq-name-environmen.html

67.  Suit may block BLM roundup of mustangs in Nev.—Scott Sonner, AP, San Francisco Chronicle 11/23/09

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2009/11/23/state/n163838S66.DTL&type=politics

68.  Sierra Club gives environmental award to Sen. Menendez—The Jersey Journal, NJ.com 11/23/09

http://www.nj.com/hudson/index.ssf/2009/11/sierra_club_gives_environmenta.html

69.  Explaining ClimateGate:  A history of distrust—Andrew Leonard, Salon.com 11/23/09

http://www.salon.com/tech/htww/2009/11/23/the_case_of_the_hacked_climate_change_e_mails_part_2/index.html?source=newsletter

70.  US to set emissions target before climate talks—John M. Broder, The New York Times 11/23/09

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/24/science/earth/24climate.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&partner=rss&emc=rss&adxnnlx=1259438448-Vv294aCu9gd3uvUo5T9m/w

 

71.  Feds link Chinese drywall to ‘corrosive environment’ in homes—Elizabeth Razzi, The Washington Post 11/23/09

http://voices.washingtonpost.com/local-address/2009/11/feds_link_chinese_drywall_to_c.html

Commentary

72.  Worshipping at church of climate ‘science’—Salim Mansur, The Toronto Sun (Canada) 11/28/09

http://www.torontosun.com/comment/columnists/salim_mansur/2009/11/28/11961501-sun.html

73.  There’s much about global warming that scientists don’t know—Eugene Robinson, The Washington Post, DN 11/27/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705347424/Theres-much-about-global-warming-that-scientists-dont-know.html

74.  It can be costly to push growth over environment (Katrina)—Freudenberg, et. al., authors of Catastrophe in the Making:  The Engineering of Katrina and the Disasters of Tomorrow, The Houston Chronicle 11/27/09

http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/editorial/outlook/6742152.html

75.  Pets in the lab—Tribune Editorial, SLT 11/26/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13868823

76.  How not to react to global-warming skeptics—The Washington Post, SLT 11/26/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13868430

77.  No hurry on lake bridge—Editorial, DN 11/25/09

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705346952/No-hurry-on-lake-bridge.html

78.  Debate is over (climate change)—Tribune Editorial, SLT 11/24/09

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_13859614

79.  Snake Valley Water—Editorial, KSL.com 11/23/09

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=238&sid=8749622

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