Headlines April 2010

Headlines Friday April 30, 2010

1.  Many endangered turtles dying on Texas Gulf Coast—Ramit Plushnick-masti, AP, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14990991

2.  Alta gets grants for energy management, signage—Mike Gorrell, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14992728

3.  Hazmat situation over at Hill Air Force Base—Sheena McFarland, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14991983

4.  PETA buys ad space on Oregon man’s cremation urns—AP, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14990981

5.  Mining, oil and gas firms receive Earth Day awards—Mike Gorrell, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14992740

6.  Green gospel?  Some Mormons welcome faith’s eco-push—Kristen Moulton, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14984487

7.  Spring hunt:  Wild turkey something to gobble bout—Brett Prettyman, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14976677

8.  Navy sends cleanup equipment to oil spill—AP, DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028531/Navy-sends-cleanup-equipment-to-oil-spill.html

9.  White House may rethink drilling plan—Matthew Daly, AP, DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028526/White-House-may-rethink-drilling-plan.html

10.  Oil spill reaching shores, is far bigger than first thought—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028530/Oil-spill-reaching-shores-is-far-bigger-than-first-thought.html

11.  Heavy winds and high tides hamper Gulf oil fight—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028614/Heavy-winds-and-high-tides-hamper-Gulf-oil-fight.html

12.  Utah land trade proposal raises questions about ancient Stockton sandbar—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028748/Utah-land-trade-proposal-raises-questions-about-ancient-Stockton-sandbar.html

13.  Hogle Zoo losing its three bears to make way for construction—Lynn Arave, DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028669/Hogle-Zoo-losing-its-three-bears-to-make-way-for-construction.html

14.  Environment study on Tooele power line proposals available—DN 4/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028745/Environment-study-on-Tooele-power-line-proposals-available.html

15.  Towns scramble to protect Gulf Coast from oil spill—Deborah Tedford, NPR 4/30/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126419688

16.  Choppy seas hinder effort to contain oil spill—NPR 4/30/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126410895

17.  Oil spill could turn Americans off offshore drilling—Elizabeth Shogren, NPR 4/30/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126404477

18.  Vegetarians gain more options for fine dining with 50% rise in foodie eateries (UK)—Denis Campbell, The Guardian (UK) 4/30/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2010/apr/30/vegetarian-restaurants-uk-boom

19.  Obama touts renewable energy at Missouri plant—Julie Pace, AP, SLT 4/29/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14976872

20.  New oil leak found in area of sunken drilling rig—Cain Burdeau, Brett Martel, AP, DN 4/29/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028292/New-oil-leak-found-in-area-of-sunken-drilling-rig.html

21.  BP welcomes military help for larger Gulf oil leak—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/29/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028366/BP-welcomes-military-help-for-larger-Gulf-oil-leak.html

22.  Speakers in Salt Lake City tout possibilities at Unconventional Fuels Conference—Jasen Lee, DN 4/29/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028210/Speakers-in-Salt-Lake-City-tout-possibilities-at-Unconventional-Fuels-Conference.html

23.  Tips for planting trees for Utah Arbor Day—DN 4/29/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028132/Tips-for-planting-trees-for-Utah-Arbor-Day.html

24.  Groups question permit for Utah’s first strip mine—Paul Foy, AP, KSL Newsradio 4/29/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10578728

25.  Colder weather not affecting Utah fruit and vegetable farmers yet—Alex Cabrero, KSL Newsradio 4/29/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10585077

26.  Report:  Local air among cleanest (Montana)—Richard Ecke, Great Falls Tribune 4/29/10

http://www.greatfallstribune.com/article/20100429/NEWS01/4290302/1002/Report-Local-air-among-cleanest

27.  Judge:  Enviros must file new suit on grouse decision (Idaho)—Nate Poppino, Twin Falls Times-News 4/29/10

http://www.magicvalley.com/news/local/article_6c1131f6-9bd2-57d5-8f80-56d8c66ddb3d.html

28.  Why it’s so tough to stop the Gulf Oil leak—NPR 4//29/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126390880

29. Gulf oil spill could eclipse Exxon Valdez disaster—NPR 4/29/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126373753

30.  Gulf Coast awaits oncoming oil slick with dread—Hobrook Mohr, Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027969/Gulf-Coast-awaits-oncoming-oil-slick-with-dread.html

31.  Coast Guard considers lighting oil spill on fire—Holbrook Mohr, Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028026/Coast-Guard-considers-lighting-oil-spill-on-fire.html

32.  Dozens of urns with human ashes in Lake Zurich—Bradley S. Klapper, AP, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028107/Dozens-of-urns-with-human-ashes-in-Lake-Zurich.html

33.  Crews try setting fire to oil leaking in Gulf—Cain Burdeau, Brett Martel, AP, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028254/Crews-try-setting-fire-to-oil-leaking-in-Gulf.html

34.  Report:  Most Americans still live in unclean air—AP, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028058/Report-Most-Americans-still-live-in-unclean-air.html

35.  Gov’t OKs 1st US offshore wind farm, off Mass.—Jay Lindsay, AP, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028079/Govt-OKs-1st-US-offshore-wind-farm-off-Mass.html

36.  Clinton allows chickens in certain zones—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700028221/Clinton-allows-chickens-in-certain-zones.html

37.  Rescue groups aim to find homes for more than 800 dogs, cats in ‘Pet Super Adoption’—DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027893/Rescue-groups-aim-to-find-homes-for-more-than-800-dogs-cats-in-Pet-Super-Adoption.html

38.  Construction under way for water conservation education center in West Jordan—Amelia Nielsen-Stowell, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027884/Construction-under-way-for-water-conservation-education-center-in-West-Jordan.html

39.  Mormon Church unveils solar powered meetinghouse—Scott Taylor, DN 4/28/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027829/Mormon-Church-unveils-solar-powered-meetinghouse.html

40.  Researchers justify wind farm near Canyonlands—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/28/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10561188

41.  Utah has a growing snake and reptile problem—Paul Nelson, KSL Newsradio 4//28/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10555366

42.  Utah gets bad grades for air quality—Jenny Brundin, KUER 4/28/10

http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kuer/news.newsmain/article/0/0/1642579/KUER.Local.News/Utah.Gets.Bad.Grades.For.Air.Quality

43.  Wolves make few unnecessary elk kills, study says (Wyoming)—Cory Hatch, Jackson Hole News & Guide 4/28/10

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/article.php?art_id=5917

44.  Planned wind-turbine plant gathers gust of momentum (Nevada)—Richard N. Velotta, Las Vegas Sun 4/28/10

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2010/apr/28/planned-wind-turbine-plant-gathers-gust-momentum/

45.  High court hears Roundup Ready case—Tom Lutey, The Billings Gazette (Montana) 4/28/10

http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/montana/article_b6959b26-5287-11df-bdee-001cc4c002e0.html

46.  TransAlta sees role for coal as world aims to cut emissions (Washington State)—Dina O’Meara, Calgary Herald 4/28/10

http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/energy-resources/TransAlta+sees+role+coal+world+aims+emissions/2959551/story.html

47.  Digging up saltcedar won’t boost water supplies—Bettina Boxall, Los Angeles Times 4/28/10

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2010/04/digging-up-saltcedar-wont-boost-water-supplies.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GreenspaceEnvironmentBlog+%28Greenspace%29

48.  Kerry-Graham-Lieberman climate bill sent to EPA, buying time in the Senate—Jim Tankersley, Los Angeles Times 4/28/10

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2010/04/john-kerry-lindsey-graham-joseph-lieberman-climate-epa-senate.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GreenspaceEnvironmentBlog+%28Greenspace%29

49.  F.E. Dominy, who harnessed water in the American West, is dead at 100—Douglas Martin, The New York Times 4/28/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/29/us/29dominy.html?ref=science

50.  ConocoPhillips retires leases next to Glacier park—Matt Volz, AP, Google News 4/28/10

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jTKmIoESLS-ZeuLn8nGLDPZBODFAD9FCBVFO3

51.  Study:  Most in U.S. exposed to dangerous pollution—NPR 4/28/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126366926

52.  Salazar aide:  Oil shale not ready for ‘prime time’—AP, SLT 4/28/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14978208

53.  Man faces charges in pesticide deaths—Jason Bergreen, Erin Alberty, SLT 4/28/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14978621

54.  Utah wind project to add 68 turbines—AP, SLT 4/27/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14966725

55.  Salazar lauds Utah’s approach to public lands discussion—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/26/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027605/Salazar-lauds-Utahs-approach-to-public-lands-discussion.html

56.  NBC plans special on prince’s environmentalism—AP, DN 4/27/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027833/NBC-plans-special-on-princes-environmentalism.html

57.  BLM settles dispute over San Juan Basin plan (New Mexico)—Susan Montoya Bryan, AP, ABC News 4/27/10

http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory?id=10492086

58.  Prince Charles’ environment film to air in U.S.—Reuters, ABC News 4/27/10

http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory?id=10492699

Commentary

59.  Why we should consider the privacy of animals—Brett Mills, The Guardian (UK) 4/30/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cif-green/2010/apr/30/animals-privacy-wildlife-ethical

60.  Water plans could leave us dry if nature balks—Tom Wharton, SLT 4/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14983550

61.  High-speed rail—Editorial, SLT 4/28/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14978613

62.  Climate change over immigration reform—Editorial, The Washington Post, SLT 4/27/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14969785

Headlines Tuesday April 27, 2010

1.  LDS Church unveils its first-ever solar powered meetinghouse—Scott Taylor, DN 4/27/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027829/LDS-Church-unveils-its-first-ever-solar-powered-meetinghouse.html

2.  Hill wins Air Force environmental award—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/27/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027642/Hill-wins-Air-Force-environmental-award.html

3.  Utah sovereign lands program manager remembered as dedicated public servant—Sara Lenz, DN 4/27/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027624/Utah-sovereign-lands-program-manager-remembered-as-dedicated-public-servant.html

4.  Milford energy fair is set for April 29—DN 4/27/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027710/Milford-energy-fair-is-set-for-April-29.html

5.  ICC hears SITLA swap proposal—Jennifer Weaver, St. George Spectrum 4/27/10

http://www.thespectrum.com/article/20100427/NEWS01/4270324

6.  Glacier releases proposed bear management changes in wake of sow, cub deaths—Michael Jamison, The Missoulian 4/27/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/local/article_c0d6b622-51bc-11df-aeb5-001cc4c002e0.html

7.  Judge sets hearing on wolf delisting (Montana)—Eve Byron, The Helena Independent Record 4/27/10

http://helenair.com/news/article_b598fff4-51c1-11df-aa83-001cc4c002e0.html

8.  The deaths of lodgepole pine trees have a silver lining—Mark Jaffe, The Denver Post 4/27/10

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_14964107

9.  Crews work to limit leak from Gulf Coast rig blast—Debbie Elliott, NPR 4/27/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126312816

10.  Climate bill appears stalled in Senate—Christopher Joyce, NPR 4/27/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126292166

11.  Australia puts carbon trading scheme on hold—David Adam, The Guardian (UK) 4/27/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/27/australia-carbon-trading

12.  Experts call for hike in global water price—Juliette Jowit, The Guardian (UK) 4/27/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/27/water-price-rise

13.  Millionaire to build island eco-home off Dorset coast—Steven Morris, The Guardian (UK) 4/27/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2010/apr/27/eco-home-green-island-dorset

14.  Interior boss eager to compromise on Utah land issues—Brandon Loomis, SLT 4/26/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14962400

15.  Official:  Water deal critical—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/26/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14957795

16.  China’s automakers aim for ‘green’ market niche—AP, SLT 4/26/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14963389

17.  St. George failed as a Western cotton capital—Marc Haddock, DN 4/26/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027493/St-George-failed-as-a-Western-cotton-capital.html

18.  Oil leak from sunken rig could hurt Gulf Coast—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/26/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027583/Oil-leak-from-sunken-rig-could-hurt-Gulf-Coast.html

19.  Ukraine leader says Chernobyl reactor a threat—Anna Melnichuk, AP, DN 4/26/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027559/Ukraine-leader-says-Chernobyl-reactor-a-threat.html

20.  Salazar looks for compromise—Jenny Brundin, KUER News 4/26/10

http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kuer/news.newsmain/article/0/0/1641833/KUER.Local.News/Salazar.Looks.For.Compromise

21.  Townsend residents voice concern over MSTI, substation (Montana)—Eve Byron, The Montana Standard 4/26/10

http://www.mtstandard.com/news/local/article_c0f82114-50e4-11df-9ad1-001cc4c002e0.html

22.  Nitrate exceeds standards in 1 of 5 Lower Valley wells (Washington State)—Leah Beth Ward, Yakima Herald-Republic 4/26/10

http://www.yakima-herald.com/stories/2010/04/26/nitrate-exceeds-standards-in-1-of-5-lower-valley-wells

23.  Why the Senate climate bill is on life support—Jim Tankersley, Los Angeles Times 4/26/10

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2010/04/why-the-senate-climate-bill-is-on-life-support.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GreenspaceEnvironmentBlog+%28Greenspace%29

24.  China debates whether human activity or climate change is to blame for drought—Barbara Demick, Los Angeles Times 4/26/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/environment/la-fg-china-drought-20100426,0,2423807.story

25.  Senator hopes climate bill backers will regroup—AP, San Francisco Chronicle 4/26/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/26/MNT91D4NTA.DTL

26.  KBR files motion to dismiss hexavalent chromium lawsuit filed by Oregon soldiers—Julie Sullivan, The Oregonian 4/26/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/news/index.ssf/2010/04/kbr_files_motion_to_dismiss_he.html

27.  Not all solar power plants totally ‘green’—UPI 4/26/10

http://www.upi.com/Science_News/2010/04/26/Not-all-solar-power-plants-totally-green/UPI-15941272309770/

28.  One farmer acts to save environment from factory farms—Yvonne Zipp, The Christian Science Monitor 4/26/10

http://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/2010/0426/One-farmer-acts-to-save-environment-from-factory-farms

29. How cap-and-trade was’trashed’—Alan Greenblatt, NPR 4/26/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126280761

30.  Environment can suffer amid panic of a film set, says actor Colin Firth—The Canadian Press, CTV 4/26/10

http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20100426/ent-firth-toronto-100426/20100426?hub=EntertainmentV2

31.  Colombian government wants Greystar to file new environment impact study (Canada)—The Canadian Press, Winnipeg Free Press 4/26/10

http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/greenpage/environment/colombian-government-wants-greystar-to-file-new-environment-impact-study-92091464.html

32.  When green isn’t green enough (British Columbia dam)—Mark Hume, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/26/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/british-columbia/when-green-isnt-green-enough/article1546590/

33.  Parties dispute merits of environmental plans—BBC News 4/26/10

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/politics/election_2010/8644631.stm

34.  Coal protest shuts down rail route to opencast mine—Bibi van der Zee, The Guardian (UK) 4/26/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/26/coal-protest-ffos-y-fran

35.  Bishop, Chaffetz join water fight in Congress—Lee Davidson, DN 4/25/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026301/Bishop-Chaffetz-join-water-fight-in-Congress.html

36.  Provo shows off Energy Smart House—Marc Haddock, DN 4/25/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026792/Provo-shows-off-Energy-Smart-House.html

37.  Damaged well is leaking oil in Gulf of Mexico—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/25/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027253/Damaged-well-is-leaking-oil-in-Gulf-of-Mexico.html

38.  Immigration dispute delaying climate bill in Senate—Matthew Daly, AP, DN 4/25/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027257/Immigration-dispute-delaying-climate-bill-in-Senate.html

39.  Fast end to gulf oil leak hinges on robot subs—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/25/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027439/Fast-end-to-gulf-oil-leak-hinges-on-robot-subs.html

40.  Soft winters, no rabies have created a skunk’s paradise—Dan Simmons, Chicago Tribune, DN 4/25/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027393/Soft-winters-no-rabies-have-created-a-skunks-paradise.html

41.  Glacier National Park has 100 years of stories; the best have both people and critters as characters—Michael Jamison, The Missoulian 4/25/10

http://www.missoulian.com/lifestyles/territory/article_94cbd40c-4f20-11df-9c8a-001cc4c002e0.html

42.  At Pinnacles, looking in on a condor nursery (California)—Tom Bentley, Los Angeles Times 4/25/10

http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-condor-20100425,0,4891947.story

43.  Bill would allow green alternative to cremation (California)—Marisa Lagos, San Francisco Chronicle 4/25/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/25/MNRG1D1QK4.DTL

44.  Turning Danish trash into cheap, clean energy—Elisabeth Rosenthal, The New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle 4/25/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/25/MNIN1CTOSM.DTL

45.  Developing nations:  Climate change treaty in 2010—AP, Fox News 4/25/10

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2010/04/25/developing-nations-climate-change-treaty/

46.  Could cleaner air actually intensify global warming?—NPR 4/25/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=126226938

47.  New brucellosis ‘hot spots’ found in Yellowstone—Matthew Brown, AP, SLT 4/24/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14952404

48.  On 40th anniversary, Earth Day is big business—Leslie Kaufman, The New York Times, SLT 4/24/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14937927

49.  Coast Guard:  Oil leaking from well at blast site—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/24/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027211/Coast-Guard-Oil-leaking-from-well-at-blast-site.html

50.  South Africa hosts developing countries on climate talk—Donna Bryson, AP, DN 4/24/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027160/South-Africa-hosts-developing-countries-on-climate-talk.html

51.  Rain, choppy seas halt cleanup near sunken oil rig—Cain Burdeau, AP, DN 4/24/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027162/Rain-choppy-seas-halt-cleanup-near-sunken-oil-rig.html

52.  Study echoes warnings of evolving weeds that weed killers can no longer conquer—Scott Canon, McClatchy Newspapers, DN 4/24/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027175/Study-echoes-warnings-of-evolving-weeds-that-weed-killers-can-no-longer-conquer.html

53.  Near Blythe, historian sees solar plants as threat to desert carvings (California)—David Kelly, Los Angeles Times 4/24/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/science/environment/la-me-blythe-spirits-20100425,0,1829423.story

54.  Graham pulls support for major senate climate bill—John M. Broder, The New York Times 4/24/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/25/us/politics/25graham.html?ref=todayspaper

55.  State divisions agree on handling bats in uranium mines—Mike Gorrell, SLT 4/23/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14946770

56.  3 more Utahns plead guilty in artifacts case—Mike Stark, AP, DN 4/23/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700027031/3-more-Utahns-plead-guilty-in-artifacts-case.html

Commentary

57.  Wilderness by committee—Jonathan Thompson, Rachel Waldholz, High Country News 4/26/10

http://www.hcn.org/issues/42.7/wilderness-by-committee

58.  Drying up (Las Vegas water issue)—Editorial, SLT 4/26/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14963097

59.  Five myths about green energy—Robert Bryce, The Washington Post 4/25/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/23/AR2010042302220.html?referrer=emailarticle

60.  Emigration Canyon—Editorial, SLT 4/25/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14947928

61.  Chaffetz’s sage grouse diet—Casey Jones, SLT 4/24/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14947585

62.  Will we be ready when drought comes to stay?—Ed Firmage Jr., SLT 4/24/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14946433

63.  It’s prudent to plan for worst as climate warms—J. Bradford DeLong, professor, U.C. Berkeley, SLT 4/24/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14946473

64.  Earth Day­TM-Tastes great, less filling—Erich Pica, President, Friends of the Earth, The Huffington Post 4/23/10

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/erich-pica/earth-day—-tastes-great_b_549996.html

65.  Bridging Utah Lake—Editorial, SLT 4/23/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14947923

66.  More slides—Editorial, SLT 4/23/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14947929

67.  Parleys Historic Nature Park is a city treasure—Denise Boggs, Ty Harrison, Nancy Von Allmen, SLT 4/23/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14946477

Headlines Friday April 23, 2010

1.  All the tees in China:  Golf boom threatens rainforest—Jonathan Watts, The Guardian (UK) 4/23/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/23/endangered-habitats-china

2.  Conservationists condemn ‘peace plan’ allowing for limited whaling—Emily Beament, The Guardian (UK) 4/23/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/23/conservationists-peace-plan-whaling-iwc

3.  Grassroots summit calls for international climate court—Andres Schipani, The Guardian (UK) 4/23/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/23/cochabamba-climate-court

4.  Eye on the Earth (Photo Gallery)—The Washington Post 4/23/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/gallery/2010/04/16/GA2010041604365.html?wpisrc=nl_most

5.  Obama unchanged on offshore drilling despite spill—Reuters 4/23/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/23/AR2010042302597.html

6.  Scientist:  Money to fight beetles as fire mitigation not productive—Jeremy Walsh, The Durango Herald 4/23/10

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2010/04/23/Scientist_Money_to_fight_beetles_as_fire_mitigation_not_productive/

7.  After harsh winter, fewer bald eagles breeding (Arizona)—Christine Harvey, Cronkite News Service, KPNX-TV 4/23/10

http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2010/04/23/20100423arizona-bald-eagles.html

8.  Idaho enlists help to control pelicans—John Miller, AP, Casper Star-Tribune 4/23/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_b00493b2-207a-5da2-bccc-23fadf754551.html

9.  Indian leaders want energy development streamlined—Matthew Brown, AP, The Flathead Beacon (Montana) 4/23/10

http://www.flatheadbeacon.com/articles/article/indian_leaders_want_energy_development_streamlined/17315/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+flatheadbeacon+Flathead+Beacon+Headlines&utm_content=Google+Reader

10.  Interior Secretary coming to Utah for resource talks—Robert Gehrke, SLT 4/23/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14937597

11.  Back on the Green:  River is lifeblood of fly-fishing—Brett Prettyman, SLT 4/22/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14937304

12.  Fiery Gulf of Mexico oil rig Deepwater Horizon sinks, setting stage for big oil spill—Kevin McGill, Holbrook Mohr, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026795/Fiery-Gulf-of-Mexico-oil-rig-Deepwater-Horizon-sinks-setting-stage-for-big-spill.html

13.  Coast Guard:  No oil leak from sunken rig off Louisiana—Janet McConnaughey, AP, DN 4/23/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026878/Coast-Guard-No-oil-leak-from-sunken-rig-off-Louisiana.html

14.  Salazar to attend Utah lands meeting Monday—Lisa Riley Roche, DN 4/23/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026823/Salazar-to-attend-Utah-lands-meeting-Monday.html

15.  World marks 40th anniversary of Earth Day—Voice of America 4/22/10

http://www1.voanews.com/english/news/US-Kicks-Off-Earth-Day-Events-91798874.html

16.  40 people who are redefining green—Grist.org 4/22/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-22-earth-day-40-people-who-are-redefining-green/

17.  Hipster habits that annoy the Earth (slideshow)—Grist.org 4/22/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-21-7-hipster-habits-that-annoy-the-earth-slideshow/

18.  From rebellious roots, Earth Day now mainstream—Frederic J. Frommer, AP, Google News 4/22/10

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hRQcGJRPZAitgVuKGUNrYVYm0hAgD9F8CFL00

19.  Earth Day poll:  Many think environment will get worse—Brian Montopoli, CBS News 4/22/10

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-20003105-503544.html

20.  BLM decides on spraying strategy for grasshoppers—Matt Joyce, AP, Google News 4/22/10

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5j28M9ro8gWYTes9QRMoJV6MEtxmwD9F89UH80

21.  Kerry:  Three big oil companies likely to back climate bill—Kate Sheppard, Mother Jones 4/22/10

http://motherjones.com/blue-marble/2010/04/kerry-says-climate-bill-has-industry-backing

22.  Earth Day events around the world—CTV (California) 4/22/10

http://www.ctvbc.ctv.ca/gallery/html/bc_earthday_20100422/photo_0.html

23.  New deadlines proposed for Hanford radioactive waste (Washington State)—Annete Cary, Tri-City Herald 4/22/10

http://www.tri-cityherald.com/2010/04/22/986216/new-deadlines-proposed-for-cleanup.html

24.  Huge loads may soon be rolling up the Lochsa in Idaho—Rocky Barker, The Idaho Statesman 4/22/10

http://www.idahostatesman.com/2010/04/22/1163464/huge-loads-may-soon-be-rolling.html

25.  Energy department looks at solar power (Colorado)—Dale Rodebaugh, The Durango Herald 4/22/10

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2010/04/22/Energy_Department_looks_at_solar_power/

26.  Senate plan leaves Yucca project off the budget—Steve Tetreault, Stephens Washington Bureau, Las Vegas Review-Journal 4/22/10

http://www.lvrj.com/news/senate-budget-plan-excludes-yucca-mountain-91862499.html

27.  Lawsuit seeks new water protection rule in Idaho—Todd Dvorak, AP, The Idaho Statesman 4/22/10

http://www.idahostatesman.com/2010/04/22/1163978/lawsuit-seeks-new-water-protection.html

28.  State losing another natural resources chief (Colorado)—Dennis Webb, Grand Junction Daily Sentinel 4/22/10

http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/state_losing_another_natural_r

29.  Enviro group sues Interior over Wyo. coal leasing—Mead Gruver, AP, Google News 4/22/10

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jcsPYwqj_FRvXiL-JcSv6MggLtJQD9F7P9SO0

30.  Earth Day turns 40:  Started humble, now global—David A Fahrenthold, Juliet Eilperin, The Washington Post, SLT 4/22/10

http://www.sltrib.com/ci_14935676?source=most_viewed

31.  University of Utah recognized for ‘green’ energy—AP, SLT 4/22/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14935766

32.  Spanish Fork OKs backyard chickens, drops planned fee—Donald W. Meyers, SLT 4/22/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14932056

33.  Feds find only minor infractions at U. animal lab—Christopher Smart, SLT 4/22/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14941312

34.  Sigourney Weaver urges action to protect oceans—Frederic J. Frommer, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026703/Sigourney-Weaver-urges-action-to-protect-oceans.html

35.  ‘Cove’ director defiant of base ban, harassment—Yuri Kageyama, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026620/Cove-director-defiant-of-base-ban-harassment.html

36.  Emissions often overestimated, EPA standards old—Ramit Plushnick-Masti, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026707/Emissions-often-underestimated-EPA-standards-old.html

37.  Ire erupts over ash-fueled air crisis—Arthur Max, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026515/Ire-erupts-over-ash-fueled-air-crisis.html

38.  New study says oceans’ chemistry changing rapidly—Randolph E. Schmid, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026649/New-study-says-oceans-chemistry-changing-rapidly.html

39.  Interior building may be named for Stewart Udall—Lee Davidson, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026696/Interior-building-may-be-named-for-Stewart-Udall.html

40.  Centerville allows chickens, rabbits in certain zones—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026745/Centerville-allows-chickens-rabbits-in-certain-zones.html

41.  US Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will meet in Utah with resource council—Lisa Riley Roche, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026740/US-Secretary-of-the-Interior-Ken-Salazar-will-meet-in-Utah-with-resource-council.html

42.  State to decide fate of Tooele County power lines—Amelia Nielson-Stowell, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026748/State-to-decide-fate-of-Tooele-County-power-lines.html

43.  Last call for planting cool season greens—Lee Reich, AP, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026634/Last-call-for-planting-cool-season-greens.html

44.  Raising worms an easy, green gardening task—Kathy Van Mullekom, Daily Press, DN 4/22/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026635/Raising-worms-an-easy-green-gardening-task.html

45.  Solar energy:  A hot new harvest (Canada)—Craig Saunders, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/21/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/solar-energy-a-hot-new-harvest/article1542027/

46.  At 40, Earth Day is now big business—Leslie Kaufman, The New York Times 4/21/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/22/business/energy-environment/22earth.html?ref=science

47.  Obama administration decides to continue spring dam spills for salmon—Nate Poppino, Twin Falls Times-News (Idaho) 4/21/10

http://www.magicvalley.com/news/local/article_e24a81ff-81ed-568e-ae1a-cd05ec553416.html

48.  Wolf controversy polarizes (Wyoming)—Cory Hatch, Jackson Hole News & Guide 4/21/10

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/article.php?art_id=5892

49.  Bishop, Chaffetz rain criticism on water bill—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/21/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14931833

50.  Utah sticking with climate pact but not its cap-and-trade plan—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/21/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14931754

51.  Spanish Fork OKs backyard chickens, drops planned fee—Donald W. Meyers, SLT 4/21/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14932056

52.  Bryce Canyon National Park to honor Utah prairie dog—Mark Havnes, SLT 4/21/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14932268

53.  Climate bill ‘doable’ in ’10, White House says—Matthew Daly, AP, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026133/Climate-bill-doable-in-10-White-House-says.html

54.  Centerville looking for green waste subscribers—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026497/Centerville-looking-for-green-waste-subscribers.html

55.  Matheson, unlike Hatch, supports downwinder bill—Lee Davidson, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026431/Matheson-unlike-Hatch-supports-downwinder-bill.html

56.  USDA issues citations to University of Utah animal laboratories—Wendy Leonard, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026464/USDA-issues-citations-to-University-of-Utah-animal-laboratories.html

57.  Earth Day:  Ogden company profits from recycling—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026488/Earth-Day-Ogden-company-profits-from-recycling.html

58.  University of Utah collecting e-waste—DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026432/University-of-Utah-collecting-e-waste.html

59.  Feds want full market value for Utah land it bought for $1 in Mantua—Lee Davidson, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026449/Feds-want-full-market-value-for-Utah-land-it-bought-for-1-in-Mantua.html

60.  Spanish Fork to allow chickens in residential areas—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026290/Spanish-Fork-to-allow-chickens-in-residential-areas.html

61.  North Salt Lake installs barriers on hillside—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026494/North-Salt-Lake-installs-barriers-on-hillside.html

62.  Reps. Rob Bishop, Jason Chaffetz join water fight in congress—Lee Davidson, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026301/Reps-Rob-Bishop-Jason-Chaffetz-join-water-fight-in-Congress.html

63.  California museum won’t sell rare Ansel Adams prints—AP, DN 4/21/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026345/California-museum-wont-sell-rare-Ansel-Adams-prints.html

64.  Senate Republicans move to bar NEPA analysis of climate change impacts—Noelle Straub, Greenwire, The New York Times 4/20/10

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2010/04/20/20greenwire-senate-republicans-move-to-bar-nepa-analysis-o-53404.html?emc=eta1

65.  Military looks to Montana oilseed crops to help it fuel aircraft, go green—Mike Dennison, The Missoulian 4/20/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/article_2b7a6c6e-4d01-11df-81b3-001cc4c03286.html

66.  Starthistle state’s new weed enemy No. 1 (Montana)—Linda Halstead-Acharya, The Billings Gazette 4/20/10

http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/montana/article_756d251c-4d08-11df-a1f0-001cc4c002e0.html

67.  Feds clear way for Utah-Nevada petroleum pipeline—AP, KOLO-TV (Nevada) 4/20/10

http://www.kolotv.com/home/headlines/91609754.html

68.  Events focus on ways to make every day Earth Day—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/20/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14923961

69.  Bipartisan bill would compensate more downwinders—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/20/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14924278

70.  Feds order UTA to halt work on FrontRunner stretch—Cathy McKitrick, SLT 4/20/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14924354

71.  Geologist:  North S.L. slide not ‘true’ landslide—Maria Villasenor, SLT 4/20/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14925390

72.  Conflict of interest alleged in rezone for soccer complex near Jordan River—Aaron Falk, DN 4/20/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026083/Conflict-of-interest-alleged-in-rezone-for-soccer-complex-near-Jordan-River.html

73.  Triple awards for downwinders?—Lee Davidson, DN 4/20/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026087/Triple-awards-for-downwinders.html

Commentary

74.  This Earth Day, call for clean energy—Michael Brune, Executive Director The Sierra Club, Reuters 4/22/10

http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2010/04/22/this-earth-day-call-for-clean-energy/

75.  On Earth Day, the environmental movement needs repairs—Bill McKibben, The Washington Post 4/23/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/22/AR2010042203178.html

76.  This Earth Day:  Recommit to think globally and act locally—David Gordon, Executive Director Pacific Environment, The Huffington Post 4/22/10

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-gordon/on-earth-day-recommitting_b_548349.html

77.  Earth Day 2010—Editorial, Las Vegas Sun 4/22/10

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2010/apr/22/earth-day-2010/

78.  Downwinder claims—Editorial, SLT 4/22/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14939216

79.  Gold diggers (Nevada mercury emissions)—Editorial, SLT 4/21/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14922786

80.  Earth Day—Editorial, SLT 4/21/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14931461

Headlines Tuesday April 20, 2010

1.  Supreme Court overturns anti-animal cruelty law in First Amendment case—Robert Barnes, The Washington Post 4/21/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/20/AR2010042001980.html?wpisrc=nl_most

2.  Greenpeace criticizes Facebook over Oregon data center—AP, The Oregonian 4/20/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/business/index.ssf/2010/04/greenpeace_criticizes_facebook.html

3.  San Jose car burial put ecological era in gear—Sam Whiting, The San Francisco Chronicle 4/20/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/20/DDG21BST18.DTL

4.  Green MBA degrees sprout up on campuses—Carolyn Said, The San Francisco Chronicle 4/20/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/20/BU3A1CVGEQ.DTL

5.  ‘Dirt!  The Movie’ focuses on the soil beneath our feet—Margot Roosevelt, Los Angeles Times 4/20/10

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2010/04/dirt-the-movie.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GreenspaceEnvironmentBlog+%28Greenspace%29

6.  Ritter OKs bill on natural-gas power plants (Colorado)—Joe Hanel, The Durango Herald 4/20/10

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2010/04/20/Ritter_OKs_bill_on_naturalgas_power_plants/

7.  FDA plans to limit amount of salt allowed in processed foods for health reasons—Lyndsey Layton, The Washington Post 4/20/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/19/AR2010041905049.html?wpisrc=nl_most

8.  Court voids law aimed at animal cruelty videos—Mark Sherman, AP, DN 4/20/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025970/Court-voids-law-aimed-at-animal-cruelty-videos.html

9.  Bill seeks to triple downwinder compensation; Hatch opposes it—Lee Davidson, DN 4/20/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026087/Bill-seeks-to-triple-downwinder-compensation-Hatch-opposes-it.html

10.  Threat of new, larger Icelandic eruption looms—Carlo Piovano, AP, DN 4/20/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026011/Threat-of-new-larger-Icelandic-eruption-looms.html

11.  Bidding process on huge Amazon dam suspended again—Marco Sibaja, AP, DN 4/20/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700026013/Bidding-process-on-huge-Amazon-dam-suspended-again.html

12.  Uranium payments may rise—Gary Harmon, Grand Junction Daily Sentinel (Colorado) 4/19/10

http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/uranium_payments_may_rise/

13.  ExxonMobil favors fracing disclosure—Katie Burford, The Durango Herald (Colorado) 4/19/10

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2010/04/19/ExxonMobil_favors_fracing_disclosure/

14.  NY:  Adirondack environment much improved since ’70—AP, The Times Herald-Record 4/19/10

http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100419/NEWS90/100419548/-1/SITEMAP

15.  Gallup says Americans are not behaving greener—Jessica Durando, Wendy Koch, USA Today 4//19/10

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/greenhouse/post/2010/04/poll-green-behaviors-in-us-not-growing/1

16.  For Earth Day, 7 new rules to live by—John Tierney, The New York Times 4/19/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/20/science/20tier.html?ref=todayspaper

17.  B.C. opens floodgates with third Peace River dam (British Columbia)—Mark Hume, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/19/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/british-columbia/bc-opens-floodgates-with-third-peace-river-dam/article1540014/

18.  Iceland volcano causes fall in carbon emissions as eruption grounds aircraft—David Adam, The Guardian (UK) 4/19/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/19/eyjafjallajokull-volcano-climate-carbon-emissions

19.  Malaysia, Japan announce initiative for environment, energy—Khairdzir Yunus, Bernama.com 4/19/10

http://www.bernama.com/bernama/v5/newsindex.php?id=491836

20.  Mel Gibson’s ex-girlfriend to help Chernobyl kids—AP, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025759/Mel-Gibsons-ex-girlfriend-to-help-Chernobyl-kids.html

21.  African woman wins environmental award—DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025665/African-woman-wins-environmental-award.html

22.  New protection incentives announced for sage grouse; Utah begins study—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024602/New-protection-incentives-announced-for-sage-grouse-Utah-begins-study.html

23.  Earth Day events abound in Utah—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025803/Earth-Day-events-abound-in-Utah.html

24.  Elk Ridge to fence its new water tank—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024495/Elk-Ridge-to-fence-its-new-water-tank.html

25.  Bountiful arsenic finding spurs water study—AP, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025677/Bountiful-arsenic-finding-spurs-water-study.html

26.  E. coli tests prompt recall of WinCo ground beef—AP, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025757/E-coli-tests-prompt-recall-of-WinCo-ground-beef.html

27.  Vegetable garden, grow what your family will eat—Debbie Arrington, McClatchy Newspapers, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025748/Vegetable-garden-grow-what-your-family-will-eat.html

28.  A feast for the eyes:  Growing vegetables in containers—Mariana Greene, The Dallas Morning News, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025744/A-feast-for-the-eyes-Growing-vegetables-in-containers.html

29.  A sample of some gardening books—Susan Banks, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025747/A-sample-of-some-gardening-books.html

30.  Root crops a good choice during fickle spring—Larry A. Sagers, DN 4/19/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025584/Root-crops-a-good-choice-during-fickle-spring.html

31.  Utah homeowners can earn thousands by shifting to solar, wind—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14916393

32.  Third landslide in North Salt Lake worries residents—Maria Villasenor, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14915498

33.  Earth Day:  University of Utah to recycle electronic waste—AP, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14913552

34.  USU scientist discovers 2 bee species—AP, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14911006

35.  Pop Top:  Before ‘Avatar’:  More big-screen environmentalism—Vince Horiuchi, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14914174

36.  Lawmakers urge road access in forest to vent methane from mine (Colorado)—Bruce Finley, The Denver Post 4/18/10

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_14906643

37.  Agricultural runoff has harsh impact on environment (Ohio)—Tom Beyerlein, Dayton Daily News 4/18/10

http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/dayton-news/agricultural-runoff-has-harsh-impact-on-environment-658902.html

38.  On a dusty mesa, no water or electricity, but boundless space—Erik Eckholm, The New York Times 4/18/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/19/us/19mesa.html?ref=todayspaper

39.  Decision looms on $6.6 billion Site C dam project (Peace River, British Columbia)—Scott Simpson, Vancouver Sun 4/18/10

http://www.vancouversun.com/technology/Decision+looms+billion+Site+project/2922559/story.html

40.  Bolivia climate change talks to give poor a voice—John Vidal, Andres Schipiani, The Guardian (UK) 4/18/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/18/bolivia-climate-change-talks-cochabamba

41.  Gas drilling debate rages in Del. River watershed—Michael Rubinkam, AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025574/Gas-drilling-debate-rages-in-Del-River-watershed.html

42.  Early apple blossom triggers fears of killer frost—Bob Salsberg, AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025553/Early-apple-blossom-triggers-fears-of-killer-frost.html

43.  D.C. neighborhood yields WWI chemicals—Brett Zongker, AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025460/DC-neighborhood-yields-WWI-chemicals.html

44.  Iceland’s farmers try to save herds from toxic ash—Carlo Piovano, AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025550/Icelands-farmers-try-to-save-herds-from-toxic-ash.html

45.  Peru town copes with being devoured by mine—Andrew Whalen, AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025556/Peru-town-copes-with-being-devoured-by-mine.html

46.  Counting sea life, sometimes little things are big—Randolph E. Schmid, AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025549/Counting-sea-life-sometimes-little-things-are-big.html

47.  Clinton postpones decision on chicken ordinance—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024514/Clinton-postpones-decision-on-chicken-ordinance.html

48.  EPA to cut mercury emissions from Nevada gold mines—AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025380/EPA-to-cut-mercury-emissions-from-Nevada-gold-mines.html

49.  Salt Lake meetings focus on enhancing bicycle accommodation—Aaron Falk, Arthur Raymond, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025145/Salt-Lake-meetings-focus-on-enhancing-bicycle-accommodation.html

50.  Kanab-area reservoir expected to spur growth—AP, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025636/Kanab-area-reservoir-expected-to-spur-growth.html

51.  UTA ordered to halt work on FrontRunner South section—Laura Hancock, DN 4/18/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025475/UTA-ordered-to-halt-work-on-FrontRunner-South-section.html

52.  FrontRunner extension on pause for construction violations—AP, SLT 4/18/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14909881

53.  Is Lyme disease striking Utah?—Kirsten Stewart, SLT 4/18/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14900402

54.  CU-Boulder celebrates 40 years of student activism in the Environmental Center—Laura Snider, The Boulder Daily Camera 4/17/10

http://www.dailycamera.com/news/ci_14895199#axzz0lYmGCkXU

55.  Earth Day, now celebrated around the world, turns 40—Mike Ivey, The Capital Times (Wisconsin) 4/17/10

http://host.madison.com/ct/news/local/environment/article_527b9fec-49d5-11df-893d-001cc4c03286.html

56.  Obama initiates conservation plan—Michael Riley, The Denver Post 4/17/10

http://www.denverpost.com/headlines/ci_14901690

57.  Feds consider oil and gas lease changes over climate worries—Matthew Brown, AP, The Missoulian 4/17/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/article_d167a318-4a30-11df-b834-001cc4c002e0.html

58.  Obama launches America’s Great Outdoors conservation initiative—Juliet Eilperin, Scott Wilson, The Washington Post 4/17/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/15/AR2010041505766.html?hpid=artslot

59.  Obama’s gambit to marry US policies on environment and energy—Mark Clayton, The Christian Science Monitor 4/17/20

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Politics/2010/0417/Obama-s-gambit-to-marry-US-policies-on-environment-and-energy

60.  Uganda environment body worried by Tullow’s safeguards—Reuters UK 4/17/10

http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKTRE63G16K20100417

61.  Regulators pass rule on depleted uranium—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024302/Regulators-pass-rule-on-depleted-uranium.html

62.  Ogden man pleads guilty to 2008 mink farm raid—Emiley Morgan, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025019/Ogden-man-pleads-guilty-to-2008-mink-farm-raid.html

63.  Utah earthquakes leading up to volcanic action?—James Thalman, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025211/Utah-earthquakes-leading-up-to-volcanic-action.html

64.  Students protest for Westminster green space—Wendy Leonard, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025094/Students-protest-for-Westminster-green-space.html

65.  April storms help, but Utah’s snowpack remains below average—Lynn Arave, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025054/April-storms-help-but-Utahs-snowpack-remains-below-average.html

66.  Bryce Canyon National Park proposes building pullouts for wildlife watching—AP, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025370/Bryce-Canyon-National-Park-proposes-building-pullouts-for-wildlife-watching.html

67.  Extend the growing season with your own greenhouse—Susan Zevon, AP, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025141/Extend-the-growing-season-with-your-own-greenhouse.html

68.  Documentary studies human-dog bond—Sue Manning, AP, DN 4/17/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025135/Documentary-studies-human-dog-bond.html

69.  Drop in economy leads to drop in babies—even in Utah—Heather May, SLT 4/17/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14879540

70.  Reservoir expected to spur Kanab growth—Mark Havnes, SLT 4/17/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14907624

71.  Quake rattles Wyoming, Utah, Idaho—AP, The Billings Gazette 4/16/10

http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/wyoming/article_71b4a6c6-4951-11df-ad96-001cc4c002e0.html

72.  Defunct uranium mine contaminating groundwater near reservoir (Colorado)—Bruce Finley, The Denver Post 4/16/10

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_14894696

73.  Wyoming moves ahead on uranium permits—Dustin Bleizeffer, Casper Star-Tribune 4/16/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_a89e0edc-1301-5610-b593-8cbf97740006.html

74.  Keystone Pipeline report:  Streams, fossils may be damaged (Alberta oilsands to Texas pipeline)—Kim Skornogoski, Great Falls Tribune 4/16/10

http://www.greatfallstribune.com/article/20100416/NEWS01/4160325/1002/Keystone-Pipeline-report-Streams-fossils-may-be-damaged

75.  Idaho ranks 4th in geothermal development—Joshua Palmer, Twin Falls Times-News 4/16/10

http://www.magicvalley.com/business/article_9090c09f-9a21-5a16-baa5-19cf695e8592.html

76.  Fishers in Rockies may need protection, U.S. agency says—Matthew Brown, AP, The Helena Independent Record (Montana) 4/16/10

http://helenair.com/news/article_af92b5b8-490c-11df-94fb-001cc4c002e0.html

77.  Rancher’s troubled land just one of several active underground fires (Wyoming)—AP, The Billings Gazette 4/16/10

http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/wyoming/article_a6388b30-495e-11df-a060-001cc4c002e0.html

78.  Icelandic volcano impacts economy, industry, environment—David Byrd, Voice of America 4/16/10

http://www1.voanews.com/english/news/europe/Icelandic-Volcano-Impacts-Economy-Industry-Environment-91104119.html

79.  Amazon defenders succeed in stalling huge dam project—Alan Clendenning, AP, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024915/Amazon-defenders-succeed-in-stalling-huge-dam-project.html

80.  Meteor lights up Midwest sky—Dinesh Ramde, AP, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024921/Meteor-lights-up-Midwest-sky.html

81.  Volcano illustrates world’s interconnectedness—Michael Tarm, AP, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025186/Volcano-illustrates-worlds-interconnectedness.html

82.  Volcanic ash spreads high over Europe, Russia—Arthur Max, AP, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700025000/Volcanic-ash-spreads-high-over-Europe-Russia.html

83.  Solar Cities America project shine light on hope for sun power—Arthur Raymond, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024669/Solar-Cities-America-project-shine-light-on-hope-for-sun-power.html

84.  Dog owners barking about plans to revamp Parleys Historic Nature Park—Aaron Falk, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024930/Dog-owners-barking-about-plans-to-revamp-Parleys-Historic-Nature-Park.html

85.  Agreement reached over euthanizing pets in Heber—Rebecca Palmer, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024907/Agreement-reached-over-euthanizing-pets-in-Heber.html

86.  Conservation grant awarded to Iron County property—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/16/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024604/Conservation-grant-awarded-to-Iron-County-property.html

87.  Utah cyclists urged to pick up pace in quest for funding—Brandon Loomis, SLT 4/16/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14900554

88.  Army Corps finds new WWI chemical site in DC yard—Brett Zongker, AP, SLT 4/16/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14897150

89.  EPA to cut mercury emissions at Nevada gold mines—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/16/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14900845

Commentary

90.  Colorado River water policy faces an age of limits—Dan McCool, University of Utah, SLT 4/20/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14921852

91.  Anti-fishing law means tourists will stay out of Utah—Jon Heaton, Cerro Coso College, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14913711

92.  Let’s not lose the wetlands—Peg McEntee, SLT 4/19/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14915910

93.  Depleted uranium—Editorial, SLT 4/18/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14900729

94.  High cost for environmental bankruptcy—Tia Nelson, Wisconsin Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (daughter late US Sen. Gaylord Nelson), The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 4/17/10

http://www.jsonline.com/news/opinion/91087894.html

95.  Federal agencies agree to help protect sage grouse in West—Bob Moen, AP, SLT 4/16/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14876828

96.  Wouldn’t state have to pay feds for land?—Tom Wharton, SLT 4/16/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14876719

Headlines Friday April 16, 2010

1.  Blanding man will face all artifacts charges—Emiley Morgan, DN 4/15/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024682/Blanding-man-will-face-all-artifacts-charges.html

2.  Kennecott to build plant to process molybdenum—Lois M. Collins, DN 4/15/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024701/Kennecott-to-build-plant-to-process-molybdenum.html

3.  ‘Avatar’ director lauds ruling on Brazilian dam—Alan Clendenning, AP, DN 4/15/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024770/Avatar-director-lauds-ruling-on-Brazilian-dam.html

4.  April storms clobber northern Utah, raise snowfall—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/15/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10395113

5.  Groups want Obama to reject Ritter plan (special roadless rule, Colorado)—Joe Hanel, The Durango Herald 4/15/10

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2010/04/15/Groups_want_Obama_to_reject_Ritter_plan/

6.  Coal chiefs go on offensive as Pickens pushes case for natural gas—Joel Kirkland, ClimateWire, The New York Times 4/15/10

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2010/04/15/15climatewire-coal-chiefs-go-on-offensive-as-pickens-pushe-62650.html?emc=eta1

7.  Lautenberg bill seeks to overhaul US chemical laws—Lyndsey Layton, The Washington Post 4/15/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/14/AR2010041404827.html

8.  Can we ‘cool the planet’ through geoengineering?—Jeff Goodell, Fresh Air, NPR 4/15/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125789622

9.  Ash poses more risk for animals than humans—Nadja Popovich, NPR 4/15/10

http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2010/04/ash_poses_more_risk_for_animal.html

10.  Turning chicken poop into power—Phoebe Judge, NPR 4/15/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125640525

11.  Iceland volcano cloud brings European air chaos—Agence France-Presse, Grist.org 4/15/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-15-iceland-volcano-cloud-brings-european-air-chaos/

12.  The environment:  Not an election issue (UK)—George Monbiot, The Guardian (UK) 4/15/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cif-green/2010/apr/15/environment-not-election-issue

13.  Buncefield blast ‘damaged environment’ (UK)—BBC News 4/15/10

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/beds/bucks/herts/8619864.stm

14.  Interior Secretary Ken Salazar unveils research plan for Arctic drilling—Rachel D’Oro, AP, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024347/nterior-Secretary-Ken-Salazar-unveils-research-plan-for-Arctic-drilling.html

15.  Washington state sues to keep Yucca Mountain on table for storage of nuclear waste—Shannon Dininny, AP, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024359/Washington-state-sues-to-keep-Yucca-Mountain-on-table-for-storage-of-nuclear-waste.html

16.  2 arrested from ship that smashed Australian reef—Kristen Gelineau, AP, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024433/2-arrested-from-ship-that-smashed-Australian-reef.html

17.  Solar Cities America project shine light on hope for sun power—Arthur Raymond, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024669/Solar-Cities-America-project-shine-light-on-hope-for-sun-power.html

18.  Clinton postpones decision on chicken ordinance—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024514/Clinton-postpones-decision-on-chicken-ordinance.html

19.  Elk Ridge to fence its new water tank—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024495/Elk-Ridge-to-fence-its-new-water-tank.html

20.  Utah Prehistory Week will feature events on archaeology—DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024508/Utah-Prehistory-Week-will-feature-events-on-archaeology.html

21.  New protection incentives announced for sage grouse; Utah begins study—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024602/New-protection-incentives-announced-for-sage-grouse-Utah-begins-study.html

22.  Learning to live without tomatoes and peppers—Michele Kayal, AP, DN 4/14/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024513/Learning-to-live-without-tomatoes-and-peppers.html

23.  Last US sardine cans being packed in Maine—Clarke Canfield, AP, SLT 4/14/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14881318

24.  Salt Lake County’s solar future could get brighter—Jeremiah Stettler, SLT 4/14/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14883915

25.  Utah oil lease sales continue to plunge—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/14/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14884273

26.  Herbert, Corroon differ on energy development—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/14/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10387254

27.  Minor quake hits Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/14/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10387845

28.  Salt Lake City proposing leash restrictions for nature park—Richard Piatt, KSL Newsradio 4/14/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10388769

29.  GOP:  Border Patrol should control federal lands—Matthew Daly, AP, KSL Newsradio 4/14/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10389928

30.  Nevada water director criticizes Utah—Nicole Gonzales, KSL Newsradio 4/14/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10387603

31.  State delays fracking rules decision (Wyoming)—Dustin Bleizeffer, Casper Star-Tribune 4/14/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_5265bbf5-c7cc-5c97-8247-3bf52676d1ea.html

32.  Farmers, ranchers, feds help sage grouse—Bob Moen, AP, Casper Star-Tribune (Wyoming) 4/14/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_7750bf50-758a-5ca1-81aa-7ad84a9ff14a.html

33.  Wyoming sunflower crop expands—AP, Casper Star-Tribune 4/14/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_971e124a-b9df-52c6-b654-27feddcf0831.html

34.  Lawmaker names 48 mines that could face scrutiny—Sam Hananel, AP, The Idaho Statesman 4/14/10

http://www.idahostatesman.com/2010/04/14/1153292/lawmaker-names-48-mines-that-could.html

35.  Air Force concerns about radar interference stall huge Oregon wind energy farm—Scott Learn, The Oregonian 4/14/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2010/04/air_force_concerns_about_radar.html

36.  Senators consider gasoline tax as part of climate bill—Jim Tankersley, Los Angeles Times 4/14/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-gas-tax14-2010apr14,0,5207349.story

37.  Capito blasts EPA for focus on the environment—Mike Lillis, The Washington Independent 4/14/10

http://washingtonindependent.com/82275/capito-blasts-epa-for-focus-on-the-environment

38.  IBM suppliers must track environmental data—Todd Woody, Green Inc., The New York Times 4/14/10

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/14/ibm-will-require-suppliers-to-track-environmental-data/

39.  Wal-Mart’s chairman pulls a long supply chain toward sustainability—Colin Sullivan, ClimateWire, The New York Times 4/14/10

http://www.nytimes.com/cwire/2010/04/14/14climatewire-wal-marts-chairman-pulls-a-long-supply-chain-93984.html

40.  US tightens requirements for Energy Star certification—Matthew L. Wald, Leslie Kaufman, The New York Times 4/14/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/15/business/energy-environment/15star.html

41.  Fred Kirschenmann, winner of NRDC’s Growing Green “Thought Leader” award—Tom Philpott, Grist.org 4/14/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-14-interview-with-fred-k.-winner-of-nrdcs-growing-green-thought-lea/

42.  What the green movement needs from the next Supreme Court justice—Jonathan Hiskes, Grist.org 4/14/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-14-what-the-green-movement-needs-from-the-supreme-court/

43.  Ottawa not preventing oilsands water pollution:  Complaint (Canada)—Mike De Souza, Canwest News Service, Calgary Herald 4/14/10

http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/Ottawa+preventing+oilsands+water+pollution+Complaint/2907025/story.html

44.  Earth Day sprouts fun and a bit of creativity—Kathryn Jones, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024213/Earth-Day-sprouts-fun-and-a-bit-of-creativity.html

45.  Barrier reef damage ‘severe’ from ship grounding—Kristen Gelineau, AP, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024142/Barrier-Reef-damage-severe-from-ship-grounding.html

46.  Exposure to poisons up in Utah—Lynn Arave, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024291/Exposure-to-poisons-up-in-Utah.html

47.  Regulators pass rule on depleted uranium—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024302/Regulators-pass-rule-on-depleted-uranium.html

48.  Solitude seeks to add less of Silver Fork—Mike Gorrell, SLT 4/13/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14876942

49.  State board imposes new regulations on depleted uranium—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/13/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14877808

50.  Fish poisoning may make way for Utah native trout—Mike Stark, AP, KSL Newsradio 4/13/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10373306

51.  Specialists prepare 2,400 pieces for natural history museum—Jed Boal, KSL Newsradio 4/13/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10373649

52.  Biotech crops are good for the earth, report finds—Richard Harris, NPR 4/13/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125906838

53.  Study says overuse threatens gains from modified crops—Andrew Pollack, The New York Times 4/13/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/14/business/energy-environment/14crop.html?ref=todayspaper

Commentary

54.  With wolves, it’s time to separate fact from fiction—Jeff Welsch, Greater Yellowstone Coalition, NewWest.net 4/13/10

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

55.  A scenic byway—Editorial, SLT 4/13/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14877061

56.  Wildlife fauxtography:  Nature as it isn’t—Ted Williams, Writers on the Range, SLT 4/13/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14875823

Headlines Tuesday April 13, 2010

1.  Thanks to Headwaters News for many of the stories in today’s Roundup

http://www.headwatersnews.org/

2.  Entry to parks in Utah free—Mark Havnes, SLT 4/13/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14871168

3.  Farm animals are joining Utah neighborhoods—Brooke Brown, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024003/Farm-animals-are-joining-Utah-neighborhoods.html

4.  Environmental group Utah Valley Earth Forum submits no-build proposal for Utah Lake bridge—Emily James, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022536/Environmental-group-Utah-Valley-Earth-Forum-submits-no-build-proposal-for-Utah-Lake-bridge.html

5.  Shelter euthanizing fewer animals in 2010—Rebecca Palmer, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024025/Shelter-euthanizing-fewer-animals-in-2010.html

6.  Clinton to vote on chicken rules—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024098/Clinton-to-vote-on-chicken-rules.html

7.  US to study foreign oil, gas leases—AP, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024067/US-to-study-foreign-oil-gas-leases.html

8.  Cameron, Weaver protest proposed dam—Wire Services, DN 4/13/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024074/Cameron-Weaver-protest-proposed-dam.html

9.  Federal money will help buy June sucker habitat—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/13/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10371849

10.  Navajo water project promises to deliver in two years (New Mexico)—Alysa Landry, The Daily Times 4/13/10

http://www.daily-times.com/ci_14872308

11.  Sun River Valley residents raise concerns at Simms FWP grizzly meeting (Montana)—Karl Puckett, Great Falls Tribune 4/13/10

http://www.greatfallstribune.com/article/20100413/NEWS01/4130303/1002/news01/Sun-River-Valley-residents-raise-concerns-at-Simms-FWP-grizzly-meeting

12.  That dust on the snow around Aspen is bad, researchers say (Colorado)—Carolyn Sackariason, The Aspen Times 4/13/10

http://www.aspentimes.com/article/20100413/NEWS/100419966/1077&ParentProfile=1058

13.  Panel recommends spilling, barging of salmon (Washington State)—Kevin McCullen, The News Tribune 4/13/10

http://www.thenewstribune.com/2010/04/13/1145925/scientific-panel-recommends-spilling.html

14.  Other Massey mines showed a pattern of violations—Howard Berkes, Robert Benincasa, NPR 4/13/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125864847

15.  Agriculture Department seeds the way for ‘people’s gardens’—Lyndsey Layton, The Washington Post 4/13/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/12/AR2010041204104.html

16.  Aluminum foil or plastic wrap:  Which is better for the environment?—Nina Shen Rastogi, The Green Lantern, Slate, The Washington Post 4/13/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/12/AR2010041203231.html

17.  Antarctic researchers ease the impact of human activity on pristine environment—Ann Posegate, The Washington Post 4/13/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/12/AR2010041204057.html

18.  Japanese whalers blame Sea Shepherd for smallest catch in years—Justin McCurry, The Guardian (UK) 4/13/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/13/japan-whaling-catch-sea-shepherd

19.  Hollywood stars join politicians at Bolivia’s ‘cool’ global warming summit—John Vidal, The Guardian (UK) 4/13/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/13/bolivia-climate-summit

20.  Rio Tinto to Congress:  Get going on carbon pricing—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/12/10

http://www.sltrib.com/utah/ci_14871141

21.  Watchers of California gray whales fear dip in the sea-mammals’ population—Noaki Schwartz, AP, DN 4/12/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023853/Watchers-of-California-gray-whales-fear-dip-in-the-sea-mammals-population.html

22.  Fewer pound animals headed for research at University of Utah—Rebecca Palmer, DN 4/12/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023877/Fewer-pound-animals-headed-for-research-at-University-of-Utah.html

23.  Judge denies dismissal of charges in artifacts case—Emiley Morgan, DN 4/12/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700024005/Judge-denies-dismissal-of-charges-in-artifacts-case.html

24.  Review of Utah wildfire criticizes crew’s response—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/12/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10363596

25.  States woo Calif. dairymen with less regulation—Michael J. Crumb, AP, The Idaho Statesman 4/12/10

http://www.idahostatesman.com/2010/04/12/1149855/states-woo-calif-dairymen-with.html

26.  Group to look at wind farms’ effects on grouse—Nate Poppino, The Twin Falls Times-News (Idaho) 4/12/10

http://www.magicvalley.com/news/local/state-and-regional/article_318c1516-89fa-5ecc-aee4-7dd230821e16.html

27.  BLM proposes options to address Wyo. grasshoppers—AP, CBS4 Denver 4/12/10

http://cbs4denver.com/wireapnewswy/Public.can.weigh.2.1628558.html

28.  Las Vegas can’t handle another era of unimpeded growth, study says—Stephanie Tavares, The Las Vegas Sun 4/12/10

http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2010/apr/12/las-vegas-cant-handle-another-era-unimpeded-growth/

29.  Divergent interests at loggerheads in spectacular Tongass National Forest—Kim Murphy, Los Angeles Times 4/12/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-tongass12-2010apr12,0,5161409.story

30.  Science panel opposes Obama plan for Snake/Columbia salmon—Scott Learn, The Oregonian 4/12/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2010/04/science_panel_opposes_obama_pl.html

31.  Pacific Fishery council moves to open Oregon Coast, California to chinook fishing—AP, The Oregonian 4/12/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2010/04/pacific_fishery_council_moves.html

32.  Two dead gray whales wash ashore in Washington—AP, The Oregonian 4/12/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2010/04/two_dead_gray_whales_wash_asho.html

33.  What Stevens’ retirement means to the environment—Aaron Wiener, The Washington Independent 4/12/10

http://washingtonindependent.com/81935/what-stevens-retirement-means-for-the-environment

34.  New Nature Conservancy atlas aims to show the state of the world’s ecosystems—Juliet Eilperin, The Washington Post 4/12/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/11/AR2010041103556.html

35.  Europe finds clean energy in trash, but US lags—Elisabeth Rosenthal, The New York Times 4/12/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/13/science/earth/13trash.html?ref=science

36.  Shell fights shareholders’ campaign for oil sands review—Tim Webb, The Guardian (UK) 4/12/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/apr/12/shell-oil-sands-shareholders-review-campaign

37.  Copenhagen destroyed by Danish draft leak, says India’s environment minister—Jonathan Watts, The Guardian (UK) 4/12/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/12/copenhagen-destroyed-danish-draft-leak

38.  Gardening:  Tomatoes for early picking—Maggie Wolf, SLT 4/11/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14865829

39.  Gardening:  Is there a remedy for that peach tree bore?—Maggie Wolf, SLT 4/11/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14865830

40.  Skirmishes renewed at UN climate conference—Arthur Max, AP, DN 4/11/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023754/Skirmishes-renewed-at-UN-climate-conference.html

41.  Australian officials seek to protect reef—AP, DN 4/11/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023751/Australian-officials-seek-to-protect-reef.html

42.  Reward offered in animal-abuse cases—Emiley Morgan, DN 4/11/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023714/Reward-offered-in-animal-abuse-cases.html

43.  Wyoming oil refiners under regulatory scrutiny—Dustin Bleizeffer, Casper Star-Tribune 4/11/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_ed12faaf-77f6-5f9a-b89e-623295a2e7cf.html

44.  Water worries:  Planning for an unpredictable future (Colorado)—Allen Best, The Aspen Times 4/11/10

http://www.aspentimes.com/article/20100411/ASPENWEEKLY/100409794/1077&ParentProfile=1058

45.  How dry is my valley?  Farms short on water (California)—Matt Jenkins, San Francisco Chronicle 4/11/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/11/INOA1CQGVF.DTL

46.  Invasive plant species increase wildfire risk (California)—Ben Preston, San Francisco Chronicle 4/11/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/11/INEQ1CQ6Q4.DTL

47.  Green-building advocates take the LEED—Diane Mastrull, The Philadelphia Inquirer 4/11/10

http://www.philly.com/inquirer/business/20100411_Green-building_advocates_take_the_LEED.html

48.  Appalachians yield a familiar tale of corporate dereliction—Paul Harris, The Observer, The Guardian (UK) 4/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/apr/11/appalachian-coal-mine-massey

49.  Heavy industry claims carbon emission targets are ‘death by a thousand cuts’—Tim Webb, The Observer, The Guardian (UK) 4/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/apr/11/manufacturing-carbon-emmissions-pollution

50.  Can the air be cleaned in Utah?—Katie Drake, SLT 4/10/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14860677

51.  Colorado penguin parents adopt another zoo’s chick—AP, SLT 4/10/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14858930

52.  LA billionaires sued over California water sales—Garance Burke, AP, DN 4/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023580/LA-billionaires-sued-over-California-water-sales.html

53.  Want success with seeds?  There are plenty of resources—Mariana Greene, The Dallas Morning News, DN 4/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023577/Want-success-with-seeds-There-are-plenty-of-resources.html

54.  Mountain goats on display in Little Cottonwood Canyon—KSL Newsradio 4/10/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10345463

55.  Debate on climate heats up online—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/9/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14856887

56.  Yellowstone winter visits up from last year—AP, SLT 4/9/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14828630

57.  Helping a dying baby whale—AP, DN 4/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023188/Helping-a-dying-baby-whale.html

58.  Post-Copenhagen climate talks begin amid discord—Arthur Max, AP, DN 4/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023284/Post-Copenhagen-climate-talks-begin-amid-discord.html

59.  Police investigate possible attacks on animals—Paul Nelson, KSL Newsradio 4/9/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10322326

60.  Salt Lake City to host bicycle summit—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/9/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10323277

61.  Squid invasion hitting Oregon coast and scientists are concerned, but could there be a silver lining?—Lori Tobias, The Oregonian 4/9/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2010/04/squid_invasion_hitting_oregon.html

62.  FDA takes a closer look at your soap—Kelly Brewington, Picture of Health blog, The Baltimore Sun 4/9/10

http://weblogs.baltimoresun.com/health/2010/04/fda_triclosan_and_soap.html

63.  US climate bill weak for N.E., critics say—Beth Daley, The Boston Globe 4/9/10

http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2010/04/09/us_climate_bill_weak_for_ne_critics_say/

64.  EPA faults California waste plant for chemical disposal—Democracy Now 4/9/10

http://www.democracynow.org/2010/4/9/headlines/epa_faults_california_waste_plant_for_chemical_disposal

65.  Groups ask judge to halt mining in northern Ariz.—AP, Bloomberg Business Week 4/9/10

http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D9EVQAMO0.htm

66.  BLM suspends some oil and gas lease sales to review warming impacts—Noelle Straub, Greenwire, The New York Times 4/9/10

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2010/04/09/09greenwire-blm-suspends-some-oil-and-gas-lease-sales-to-r-83918.html

67.  Nuclear waste may get a second life—Richard Harris, NPR 4/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125740818

68.  Documents reveal extensive violations at mine—Peter Overby, NPR 4/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125788709

69.  Animal deaths in oilsands targeted (Canada)—Jamie Komarnicki, The Calgary Herald 4/9/10

http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/Animal+deaths+oilsands+targeted/2778443/story.html

70.  Oilsands water plan raises fears for river (Canada)—Dan Healing, Jamie Komarnicki, The Calgary Herald 4/9/10

http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/Environmentalists+outraged+over+Long+Lake+oilsands+water+plan/2778867/story.html

71.  Common ground (preserving agricultural land, Montana)—Matthew Frank, The Missoula Independent 4/8/10

http://missoulanews.bigskypress.com/gyrobase/common-ground/Content?oid=1243318&storyPage=1

72.  Judge OKs ‘final’ delay in $3.4B Indian lawsuit—Matthew Daly, AP, Reznet 4/8/10

http://www.reznetnews.org/article/judge-oks-final-delay-34b-indian-lawsuit-44380

73.  Hurricane season expected to be worse than usual—Deborah Tedford, NPR 4/7/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125672989

Commentary

74.  From green roofs to clean tech:  How Chicago is preparing for the sustainable future—Suzanne Malec-McKenna, Commissioner, Department of the Environment, City of Chicago, The Huffington Post 4/12/10

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/suzanne-malecmckenna/from-green-roofs-to-clean_b_532469.html

75.  Con:  Shale gas drilling harms the environment and poses health risks—J.J. Velasquez, The Victoria Advocate (Texas) 4/11/10

http://www.victoriaadvocate.com/news/2010/apr/11/jv_con_shale_gas_041210_91900/?business&local-business

76.  Wilderness bill—Editorial, SLT 4/10/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14855137

77.  Vigilance needed to keep Utah waters mussel-free—Larry Dalton, Division of Wildlife Resources, SLT 4/10/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14853376

78.  Agency acts properly on wind farm guidelines—Editorial, Casper Star-Tribune 4/9/10

http://www.trib.com/news/opinion/editorial/article_1299c776-6829-5962-b530-54f86413b5c2.html

79.  Congress can avert a disaster (buffelgrass fire danger in Arizona)—Editorial, The Arizona Republic 4/9/10

http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic/opinions/articles/2010/04/09/20100409fri1-09.html

80.  Obama’s energy plan not so straightforward—David A. Ridenour, McClatchy-Tribune Information Services, DN 4/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700023149/Obamas-energy-plan-not-so-straightforward.html

Headlines Friday April 9, 2010

1.  CryoSat-2 satellite launches on mission to monitor climate change in Arctic—Damian Carrington, Alok Jha, The Guardian (UK) 4/8/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/08/cryosat-european-space-agency-arctic-ice

2.  Major economies to hold climate talks in US this month—Agence France-Presse, Grist.org 4/8/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-08-major-economies-to-hold-climate-talks-in-u.s.-this-month/

3.  Students’ role in farm pollution suit angers Md. lawmakers, sparks nat’l debate—Gabriel Nelson, Greenwire 4/8/10

http://www.eenews.net/Greenwire/2010/04/08/1/

4.  Mining interests are heavily invested in Capitol Hill—Dan Eggen, The Washington Post 4//8/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/07/AR2010040704707.html

5.  Economy trumps environment in UK election race—Peter Griffiths, Reuters 4/8/10

http://in.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idINIndia-47537020100408

6.  Connecticut mulls rollback on clean energy—Jan Ellen Spiegel, Green Inc., The New York Times 4/8/10

http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/08/connecticut-mulls-rollback-on-clean-energy/

7.  Report:  Md. failing on clean water laws (Maryland)—AP, The Washington Post Breaking News Blog 4/8/10

http://voices.washingtonpost.com/local-breaking-news/maryland/report-md-failing-on-clean-wat.html

8.  S.F. program to help homeowners go green—Andrew S. Ross, San Francisco Chronicle 4/8/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/08/BUJ31CQMF5.DTL

9.  Recycled cell phones help environment and soldiers—Fox40 WICZ (Binghamton, New York) 4/8/10

http://www.wicz.com/news2005/viewarticle.asp?a=13555

10.  Bozeman company gets EPA grant (carbon sequestration, Montana)—The Bozeman Daily Chronicle 4/8/10

http://bozemandailychronicle.com/news/article_68ac3620-42a3-11df-93ed-001cc4c002e0.html

11.  Pneumonia outbreak cut bighorn herds in half (Montana)—Rob Chaney, The Missoulian 4/8/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/local/article_2c847abe-42c5-11df-9377-001cc4c03286.html

12. Mountain biking options reduced in Gallatin mountains (Montana)—Daniel Person, The Bozeman Daily Chronicle 4/8/10

http://bozemandailychronicle.com/news/article_34d7a356-42a4-11df-be0f-001cc4c002e0.html

13.  Melting glaciers a concern for Glacier Park’s tourism industry—Michael Jamison, The Missoulian (Montana) 4/8/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/local/article_5fb43298-42c6-11df-9583-001cc4c03286.html

14.  Vandals besiege Blackrock (Idaho)—John Bulger, The Idaho State Journal 4/8/10

http://www.idahostatejournal.com/news/local/article_9ccd97f4-42d6-11df-b6f1-001cc4c03286.html

15.  Green Justice:  The environmental movement and the colors of the West (A collection of articles from HCN)—High Country News

http://www.hcn.org/greenjustice/

16.  Bryce Canyon to celebrate Utah prairie dog—KSL Newsradio 4/8/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10311157

17.  New fossils may fit in gap between apes and humans—Randolph E. Schmid, AP, DN 4//8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022999/New-fossils-may-fit-in-gap-between-apes-and-humans.html

18.  $285K in grants available to specialty crop farmers in Utah—DN 4/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022846/285K-in-grants-available-to-specialty-crop-farmers-in-Utah.html

19.  EPA bans residential use of pesticide linked to Toone girls from Layton’s deaths—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, Geoff Liesik, DN 4/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022833/EPA-bans-residential-use-of-pesticide-linked-to-Toone-girls-from-Laytons-deaths.html

20.  Sides gear up for new fight against Snake Valley pipeline—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14844524

21.  San Francisco’s Meat-Free Mondays gets a shrug—AP, SLT 4/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14843547

22.  Spotted:  Philadelphia eagles of the feathered kind—AP, SLT 4/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14843554

23.  Drought turns southern China into arid plain—Jonathan Watts, The Guardian (UK) 4/7/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/07/drought-southern-china

24.  Millions of sea turtles dying in fishing gear, report warns—Suzanne Goldenberg, The Guardian (UK) 4/7/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/07/sea-turtles-die-fishing

25.  Arctic winter ice recovers slightly despite record low year, scientists say—Juliette Jowit, The Guardian (UK) 4/7/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/07/arctic-sea-ice-recovers-slightly

26.  Britain blooming earlier thanks to rising temperatures, study says—Press Association, The Guardian (UK) 4/7/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/07/british-plants-blooming-earlier-study-shows

27.  Natives call for overhaul of B.C. environmental assessment process (Canada)—Mark Hume, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/7/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/british-columbia/natives-call-for-overhaul-of-bc-environmental-assessment-process/article1526871/

28.  This week in comically evil corporate behavior—Jonathan Hiskes, Grist.org 4/7/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-07-this-week-in-comically-evil-corporate-behavior/

29.  Towns invest in smarter streets…in Mississippi—Jonathan Hiskes, Grist.org 4/7/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-07-its-even-happening-in-mississippi/

30.  Texas oil firms oppose California climate law—John M. Broder, Clifford Krauss, The New York Times 4/7/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/08/science/earth/08energy.html?ref=todayspaper

31.  Condor egg successfully hatches in California—Tracie Cone, AP, The Washington Post 4/7/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/07/AR2010040703409.html

32.  What’s next for oil in the Alaskan Arctic?—Kim Murphy, The Los Angeles Times 4/7/10

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2010/04/arctic-oil-drilling-chukchi-anwr-minerals-management.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GreenspaceEnvironmentBlog+%28Greenspace%29

33.  So you say you want a revolution?  Introducing the League of Bicycling Voters LA—Biking in LA (WordPress Blog) 4/7/10

http://bikinginla.wordpress.com/2010/04/07/so-you-say-you-want-a-revolution-introducing-the-league-of-bicycling-voters-la/

34.  G&F monitors sheep health (Wyoming)—Jeff Gearino, Casper Star-Tribune 4/7/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_46e0c9a5-d8c5-5252-b1fc-68092bf9e00a.html

35.  Goats invade Teton park—Cory Hatch, Jackson Hole News and Guide 4/7/10

http://www.jhnewsandguide.com/article.php?art_id=5840

36.  ‘Miracle tree’ plantation outside Winnemucca Ranch to bring jobs (Nevada)—Jeff DeLong, Reno Gazette-Journal 4/7/10

http://www.rgj.com/article/20100407/NEWS/4070410/1321/Miracle-tree-plantation-outside-Winnemucca-Ranch-to-bring-jobs

37.  Obama likes forest plan (Colorado)—Joe Hanel, The Durango Herald 4/7/10

http://durangoherald.com/sections/News/2010/04/07/Obama_likes_forest_plan/

38.  Utah buys devices to cut diesel pollution for tractor-trailer operators—Laura Hancock, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022560/Utah-buys-devices-to-cut-diesel-pollution-for-tractor-trailer-operators.html

39.  Swiss make 1st test of round the world solar plane—Bradley S. Klapper, AP, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022654/Swiss-make-1st-test-of-round-the-world-solar-plane.html

40.  2 more glaciers gone from Glacier National Park—Matthew Brown, AP, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022688/2-more-glaciers-gone-from-Glacier-National-Park.html

41.  EU satellite to check climate change impact on ice—Verena Schmitt-Roschmann, AP, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022671/EU-satellite-to-check-climate-change-impact-on-ice.html

42.  Ogden clinic loses space to care for injured birds—AP, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022189/Ogden-clinic-loses-space-to-care-for-injured-birds.html

43.  Taxpayer group fighting Kane County over records—AP, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022188/Taxpayer-group-fighting-Kane-County-over-records.html

44.  Protest workshops to guide opposition to Nevada water pipeline—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022757/Protest-workshops-to-guide-opposition-to-Nevada-water-pipeline.html

45.  Agents gather items from Blanding store in stolen Native American artifacts case—Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022839/Agents-gather-items-from-Blanding-store-in-stolen-Native-American-artifacts-case.html

46.  Utah students help build disaster resistant dome homes in Mexico—Josh Smith, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022578/Utah-students-help-build-disaster-resistant-dome-homes-in-Mexico.html

47.  District 16 candidates discuss ethics, nuclear waste, government size—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022899/District-16-candidates-discuss-ethics-nuclear-waste-government-size.html

48.  EPA restricts pesticide implicated in death of two sisters—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/7/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14837495

49.  Sisters who died reportedly had high phosphorous levels, lung damage—Jason Bergreen, SLT 4/7/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14840590

50.  Snowpack gets a boost—Christopher Smart, SLT 4/7/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14841191

51.  Grasshopper invasion:  Just what Western states don’t want—Michael B. Farrell, The Christian Science Monitor 4/6/10

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2010/0406/Grasshopper-invasion-just-what-Western-states-don-t-want

52.  Scientists’ use of computer models to predict climate change is under attack—David A. Fahrenthold, The Washington Post 4/6/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/04/05/AR2010040503722.html

53.  Nonprofit group will prod companies to report their water use—Todd Woody, The New York Times 4/6/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/07/business/energy-environment/07water.html?ref=todayspaper

54.  Neighbors hail China on Mekong River deal—Daniel Ten Kate, Bloomberg News, San Francisco Chronicle 4/6/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/06/MN1G1CQ2NN.DTL

55.  Chevron accuses Ecuador foes of false reports—David R. Baker, San Francisco Chronicle 4/6/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/06/BURD1CQ2JO.DTL

56.  Herbert launches Utah Clean Trucking initiative—KSL Newsradio 4/6/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10292743

57.  Man accused of damaging mink farm to change plea—AP, KSL Newsradio 4/6/10

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=148&sid=10287825

58.  Northeast seeing more, fiercer rainstorms—Bob Salsberg, AP, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022326/Northeast-seeing-more-fiercer-rainstorms.html

59.  Chile quake offers tough lessons for US coast—Brad Haynes, AP, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022424/Chile-quake-offers-tough-lessons-for-US-coast.html

60.  Environmental group Utah Valley Earth Forum submits no-build proposal for Utah Lake Bridge—Emily James, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022536/Environmental-group-Utah-Valley-Earth-Forum-submits-no-build-proposal-for-Utah-Lake-bridge.html

61.  Utah big rigs to cut emissions—Dawn House, SLT 4/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14831272

62.  Building a green economy—Paul Krugman, The New York Times Magazine 4/5/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/11/magazine/11Economy-t.html?ref=magazine&pagewanted=all

63.  Is Utah’s dirty air here to stay?—Jenny Brundin, KUER 4/2/10

http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kuer/news.newsmain/article/0/0/1631875/KUER.Local.News/Is.Utah%27s.Dirty.Air.Here.to.Stay.

Commentary

64.  On the energy gap and climate crisis—Andrew C. Revkin, Dot Earth, The New York Times 4/8/10

http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/04/07/on-the-energy-gap-and-climate-crisis/?ref=earth

65.  Turbine turbulence—Editorial, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/7/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/opinions/editorials/turbine-turbulence/article1525762/

66.  Wins, losses for clean energy—Sarah Wright, Executive Director Utah Clean Energy, DN 4/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022523/Wins-losses-for-clean-energy.html

67.  Million’s dream:  A pipeline too far—Drew Peternell, Trout Unlimited, NewWest.net 4/6/10

http://www.newwest.net/topic/article/millions_dream_a_pipeline_too_far/C35/L35/

Headlines Tuesday April 6, 2010

1.  One way to ease impact? (Sage Grouse)—Dustin Bleizeffer, Casper Star-Tribune (Wyoming) 4/6/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_8bc4a8b2-9682-5bea-8c3f-4df121119262.html

2.  New report provides tribal energy outlook—Rob Capriccioso, Indian Country Today 4/6/10

http://www.indiancountrytoday.com/home/content/89776327.html

3.  Environmentalists lose land linked to preserve (Idaho)—AP, Twin Falls Times-News 4/6/10

http://www.magicvalley.com/news/local/article_3d9b3c7f-1422-5638-8545-3837b5cbf8cd.html

4.  Off-roaders in search of trails—Laura Bruno, USA Today 4/6/10

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2010-04-05-atv-parks_N.htm

5.  Chagos islands marine protection plan comes under fire from three sides—John Vidal, The Guardian (UK) 4/6/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/06/chagos-islands-conservation-area

6.  Plea on water dispute (Tajikistan-Uzbekistan)—Xinhua, The Hindu (India) 4/6/10

http://beta.thehindu.com/news/international/article389931.ece

7.  BLM settlement closes oil and gas leasing loophole—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021075/BLM-settlement-closes-oil-and-gas-leasing-loophole.html

8.  Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker wants to keep his city ‘bikeable’—Aaron Falk, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022216/Salt-Lake-City-Mayor-Ralph-Becker-wants-to-keep-his-city-bikeable.html

9.  Robert F. Kennedy Jr. says not to get science from Glenn Beck—Josh Smith, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021126/Robert-F-Kennedy-Jr-says-not-to-get-science-from-Glenn-Beck.html

10.  Federal water project impacts Springville residents, traffic—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021281/Federal-water-project-impacts-Springville-residents-traffic.html

11.  The number:  63% (support offshore drilling)—DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022354/The-number-63.html

12.  Tests show depleted uranium meets standards—Jasen Lee, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022270/Tests-show-depleted-uranium-meets-standards.html

13.  Battle over Maple Mountain development heads back to court—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020794/Battle-over-Maple-Mountain-development-heads-back-to-court.html

14.  UTA ‘bus-rapid’ line running on 3500 South—Laura Hancock, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022259/UTA-bus-rapid-line-running-on-3500-South.html

15.  Drinking unpasteurized milk is Russian roulette—Mehmet Oz, Mike Roizen, DN 4/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022225/Drinking-unpasteurized-milk-is-Russian-roulette.html

16.  Swarm of small quakes occurring at Alaska volcano—Mary Pemberton, AP, SLT 4/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14828654

17.  West Valley City has Utah’s first rapid-transit buses—Cathy McKitrick, SLT 4/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14825228

18.  You’re green, but what about your timepiece?—SLT 4/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14824938

19.  Ascent Solar targets markets off grid—Mark Jaffe, The Denver Post 4/5/10

http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_14819785

20.  Boulder firm revs up high-tech industry with electric trucks—Bruce Finley, The Denver Post 4/5/10

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_14820489

21.  Devon to curb methane emissions, earn carbon credits (Wyoming)—Dustin Bleizeffer, Casper Star-Tribune 4/5/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_49eef7c1-da24-547a-a45e-58afc665718e.html

22.  Wyo mulls wildlife guidelines for wind developers—Matt Joyce, AP, Casper Star-Tribune 4/5/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_cfcd6b8a-cb22-5d41-8dc9-e01ee4c3d4e5.html

23.  Feds, horse advocates at odds over pigeon fever outbreak in captured Nevada mustangs—Mark Robison, Reno Gazette-Journal 4/5/10

http://www.rgj.com/article/20100405/NEWS/4050331/1321/news

24.  Boeing and the environment—Mother Nature Network 4/5/10

http://www.mnn.com/eco-biz/sustainable-business-practices/stories/boeing-and-the-environment

25.  NASA slated to receive billions to study earth—Jon Hamilton, NPR 4/5/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125507009

26.  Results mixed in report card on responsible oilsands development (Canada)—Kelly Cryderman, Calgary Herald 4/5/10

http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/Results+mixed+report+card+responsible+oilsands+development/2766509/story.html

27.  Tokyo to trial electric ‘filling stations’ to boost green transport—Alok Jha, The Guardian (UK) 4/5/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/05/tokyo-electric-cars-better-place

28.  Salvage experts work to stabilize Chinese ship aground on Great Barrier Reef—Mark Tran, The Guardian (UK) 4/5/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/apr/05/chinese-ship-great-barrier-reef

29.  Australia rushes to contain Barrier Reef oil spill—Rob Griffith, AP, DN 4/5/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022119/Australia-rushes-to-contain-Barrier-Reef-oil-spill.html

30.  Western gas pipeline receives federal approval—Jasen Lee, DN 4/5/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022230/Western-gas-pipeline-receives-federal-approval.html

31.  Vegetable gardening 101:  Larry Sagers tells you how to grow your garden—Larry A. Sagers, DN 4/5/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022022/Vegetable-gardening-101-Larry-Sagers-tells-you-how-to-grow-your-garden.html

32.  Vegetable gardening 101:  How to get started—Larry A. Sagers, DN 4/5/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700022028/Vegetable-gardening-101-How-to-get-started.html

33.  Tests show DOE waste meets state standards—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/5/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14824274

34.  Biggest thinning project in US set (forests, Arizona)—Cyndy Cole, Arizona Daily Sun 4/4/10

http://www.azdailysun.com/news/local/article_fe2490a4-a454-5127-9160-03be79a0024a.html

35.  Salvaging ship from Barrier Reef could take weeks—AP, NPR 4/4/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=125558997

36.  UN head decries state of environment in Central Asia—Hürriyet Daily News (Turkey) 4/4/10

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/n.php?n=un-head-decries-state-of-environment-in-central-asia-2010-04-04

37.  Haiti to use quake rubble in plans to recycle and rebuild—Mike Melia, AP, DN 4/4/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021867/Haiti-to-use-quake-rubble-in-plans-to-recycle-and-rebuild.html

38.  Seen any bunnies in Central Park?  Rabbits are disappearing—Megan K. Scott, AP, DN 4/4/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021849/Seen-any-bunnies-in-Central-Park-Rabbits-are-disappearing.html

39.  Officials fear ship breaking apart on Barrier Reef—AP, DN 4/4/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021967/Officials-fear-ship-breaking-apart-on-Barrier-Reef.html

40.  USDA will review Hogle Zoo’s report on giraffe death—Lynn Arave, DN 4/4/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021814/USDA-will-review-Hogle-Zoos-report-on-giraffe-death.html

41.  American Indians first to face land grab controversy—Lee Benson, DN 4/4/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021830/American-Indians-first-to-face-land-grab-controversy.html\

42.  Kane road battle turns into fight over records—Mark Havnes, SLT 4/4/10

http://www.sltrib.com/ci_14820927?source=most_viewed

43.  Crews get permission to construct portion of trail—AP, SLT 4/4/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14819166

44.  Md. sues Mirant over pollution from Prince George’s landfill (Maryland)—Timothy B. Wheeler, The Baltimore Sun 4/3/10

http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/bal-md.gr.coalash03apr03,0,5046516.story

45.  At 89, Stevens contemplates law, and how to leave it (Supreme Court)—Adam Liptak, The New York Times 4/3/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/04/us/04stevens.html?ref=todayspaper

46.  Environmentalists blast Obama mining rule reversal—Judith Kohler, AP, Google News 4/3/10

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5g-Cfr8x2syPG-Zq10ytH5fdGEnggD9ER5EEO1

47.  BYU engineering students build bricks for Kenya—Sara Israelson-Hartley, DN 4/3/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021508/BYU-engineering-students-build-bricks-for-Kenya.html

48.  Citizen groups counter Utah Lake bridge proposal—AP, DN 4/3/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021745/Citizen-groups-counter-Utah-Lake-bridge-proposal.html

49.  Drilling has risks, payoff not clear—John M. Broder, Clifford Krauss, The New York Times, SLT 4/3/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14802440

50.  Obama panel examines nation’s nuclear waste issues—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/3/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14815495

51.  Water project backer, Boulder environmentalist face off over Green River supply—AP, The Boulder Daily Camera (Colorado) 4/2/10

http://www.dailycamera.com/news/ci_14807761#axzz0jxP6HALI

52.  Missoula County commissioners:  Schweitzer’s coal demand sets ‘perilous precedent’; still seek stimulus funds—Kim Briggeman, The Missoulian 4/2/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/local/article_af51c156-3dff-11df-bfdd-001cc4c03286.html

53.  Navajo Nation stands by power plant despite snags (Arizona)—Felicia Fonseca, AP, The Farmington Daily Times 4/2/10

http://www.daily-times.com/ci_14806329

54.  Scientists say B.C. grizzly hunt could hurt recovery efforts in Montana—Michael Jamison, The Missoulian 4/2/10

http://www.missoulian.com/news/local/article_e02e1d26-3e07-11df-a6e6-001cc4c03286.html

55.  Utah Eminent Domain Law more than a ‘message bill’—Scott Streater, Greenwire, The New York Times 4/2/10

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2010/04/01/01greenwire-utah-eminent-domain-law-more-than-a-message-bi-25839.html?emc=eta1

56.  Utah County leaders OK trail funds—Brandon Loomis, SLT 4/2/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14810922

57.  Alta, Solitude not wild about wilderness plan—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/2/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14811828

58.  US issues limits on greenhouse gas emissions from cars—John M. Broder, The New York Times 4/1/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/02/science/earth/02emit.html?ref=science

59.  EPA to limit water pollution from mining—Tom Zeller Jr., The New York Times 4/1/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/02/science/earth/02coal.html?ref=todayspaper

60.  Arctic ice makes surprising, if temporary, comeback—Bob Weber, The Canadian Press, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/1/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/arctic-ice-makes-surprising-if-temporary-comeback/article1520931/

61.  BPA widespread in ocean water and sand—Martin Mittelstaedt, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/1/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health/bpa-widespread-in-ocean-water-and-sand/article1520625/

62.  Hot rocks:  Hidden cost and foreign ownership of “clean” nuclear fuel emerging—D.A. Barber, The Huffington Post 3/30/10

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/da-barber/hot-rocks-hidden-cost-and_b_518956.html?view=screen

Commentary

63.  Drilling for support by President Obama—Editorial, Los Angeles Times, SLT 4/5/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14824717

64.  Make uranium milling cleaner—Editorial, The Denver Post 4/4/10

http://www.denverpost.com/opinion/ci_14803866

65.  Misguided environmental policies are hurting Utah’s economy—Lane Beattie, DN 4/4/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021536/Misguided-environmental-policies-are-hurting-Utahs-economy.html

66.  Save a canyon—Editorial, SLT 4/4/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14810678

67.  Not all sites proposed for mines are inappropriate (Arizona)—Luther Propst, The Sonoran Institute, The Arizona Republic 4/3/10

http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic/opinions/articles/2010/04/02/20100402propst03.html

68.  Obama’s offshore coup—Editorial, DN 4/3/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021636/Obamas-offshore-coup.html

69.  The green case for offshore oil—Eric Smith, The Washington Post, SLT 4/3/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14810514

70.  Between the grins and grims of climate change—Allen Best, Writers on the Range, SLT 4/3/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14808815

71.  Offshore drilling:  Did Rahm Emanuel sell out too soon?—Joe Conason, Salon.com 4/1/10

http://www.salon.com/news/opinion/joe_conason/2010/04/01/offshore/index.html?source=newsletter

Headlines Friday April 2, 2010

1.  Utah Supreme Court dismisses tangle over Great Salt Lake evaporation ponds—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020718/Utah-Supreme-Court-dismisses-tangle-over-Great-Salt-Lake-evaporation-ponds.html

2.  Artifacts source blamed himself for suicides, report states—AP, DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021271/Artifacts-source-blamed-himself-for-suicides-report-states.html

3.  Rep. Jim Matheson hopes to protect more than 26,000 acres of additional wilderness—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021367/Rep-Jim-Matheson-hopes-to-protect-more-than-26000-acres-of-additional-wilderness.html

4.  Gas driller mopping up leak at eastern Utah compressor station—DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021474/Gas-driller-mopping-up-leak-at-eastern-Utah-compressor-station.html

5.  New mileage rules:  Pay more for cars, less at pump—Ken Thomas, AP, DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021422/New-mileage-rules-Pay-more-for-cars-less-at-pump.html

6.  Humane Society says don’t give rabbits, chicks as Easter gifts—DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021294/Humane-Society-says-dont-give-rabbits-chicks-as-Easter-gifts.html

7.  Enchanting orchids:  Utah group’s annual show is this weekend at Red Butte Garden—Amanda Mears, DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021299/Enchanting-orchids-Utah-groups-annual-show-is-this-weekend-at-Red-Butte-Garden.html

8.  Public input sought for national forest planning rule—Mark Havnes, SLT 4/2/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14804261

9.  Outdoor notebook:  Take the kids to Rocky Mountain goat viewing day—Brett Prettyman, SLT 4/2/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14794644

10.  Ranchers want bison herds culled in Henry Mountains—Brett Prettyman, SLT 4/2/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14795641

11.  Fishermen try to save Chinook salmon in delta (California)—Carolyn Jones, San Francisco Chronicle 4/2/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/02/BAM61COMNS.DTL

12.  University of Oregon senior makes recycled tarps for Haitian temporary shelters—Larry Bingham, The Oregonian 4/2/10

http://www.oregonlive.com/environment/index.ssf/2010/04/university_of_oregon_senior_ma.html

13.  New fuel standards to pump up car prices—Dave Michaels, The Dallas Morning News 4/2/10

http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/washington/dmichaels/stories/DN-cleancars_02bus.ART.State.Edition2.4c70850.html

14.  Interior moves to restrict fast-track oil and gas drilling permits—Noelle Straub, Greenwire, The New York Times 4/2/10

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2010/04/01/01greenwire-interior-moves-to-restrict-fast-track-oil-and-99095.html

15.  Oil and gas drillers get access to less public land, because they ask for less—Mike Soraghan, Greenwire, The New York Times 4/2/10

http://www.nytimes.com/gwire/2010/04/01/01greenwire-oil-and-gas-drillers-get-access-to-less-public-11180.html

16.  A view into the US diet—Tom Philpott, Grist.org 4/2/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-02-a-view-into-the-u.s.-diet/

17.  Japan indicts Sea Shepherd anti-whaling activist—AP, The Guardian (UK) 4/2/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/apr/02/japan-indicts-sea-shepherd-activist

18.  Obama expands offshore drilling—Ben Feller, AP, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021119/Obama-expands-offshore-drilling.html

19.  Brazil:  Top Amazon activist shot dead—Bradley Brooks, AP, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021242/Brazil-Top-Amazon-activist-shot-dead.html

20.  Gov. Herbert signs bill restricting access to streams on private property—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020962/Gov-Herbert-signs-bill-restricting-access-to-streams-on-private-property.html

21.  EnergySolutions contaminates, cheats on taxes, competitor’s attorney argues—Emiley Morgan, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021353/EnergySolutions-contaminates-cheats-on-taxes-competitors-attorney-argues.html

22.  Mapleton warned against voting on boundary change—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021280/Mapleton-warned-against-voting-on-boundary-change.html

23.  Federal water projects impacts residents, traffic—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021281/Federal-water-projects-impacts-residents-traffic.html

24. Forest Service gives approval for Bonneville Shoreline Trail—Rebecca Palmer, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021329/Forest-Service-gives-approval-for-Bonneville-Shoreline-Trail.html

25.  Toads may be able to predict quakes, British scientists say—Jill Lawless, AP, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021129/Toads-may-be-able-to-predict-quakes-British-scientists-say.html

26.  Hormones indicate possible panda pregnancy in D.C.—AP, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021213/Hormones-indicate-possible-panda-pregnancy-in-DC.html

27.  Gardener:  The year of the chemical-free lawn—Joe Lamp’l, Scripps Howard News Service, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021215/Gardener-The-year-of-the-chemical-free-lawn.html

28.  Matheson wants to expand wilderness—Patty Henetz, SLT 4/1/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14805570

29.  Environmentalists’ Utah Lake-bridge proposal:  Do nothing—Donald W. Meyers, SLT 4/1/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14805738

30.  Attorney:  Nuclear waste oversight lax—Judy Fahys, SLT 4/1/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14801802

31.  Idaho wolf hunt draws to close—Todd Dvorak, Casper Star-Tribune 4/1/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14780303

32.  Plan outlines Snake Dam removal steps—Kevin McCullen, The Tri-City Herald (Washington State) 4/1/10

http://www.tri-cityherald.com/2010/04/01/960129/plan-outlines-dam-removal-steps.html

33.  Portland’s Food and Climate Day to focus on food’s greenhouse gas emissions—Carrie Sturrock, The Oregonian 4/1/10

http://blog.oregonlive.com/pdxgreen/2010/04/post_3.html

34.  Grieving Kettleman City mothers tackle a toxic waste dump (California)—Louis Sahagun, Los Angeles Times 4/1/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-mothers31-2010mar31,0,33307.story

35.  Copenhagen climate summit wasn’t a flop, reports say—Jim Tankersley, Los Angeles Times 4/1/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-copenhagen2-2010apr02,0,4785480.story

36.  No California offshore drilling for now—David R. Baker, San Francisco Chronicle 4/1/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/04/01/MNU41CO3O4.DTL

37.  Obama’s mountaintop-removal crackdown could mean more than offshore drilling—Jonathan Hiskes, Grist.org 4/1/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-01-epa-cracks-down-on-mountaintop-removal-coal-mining/

38.  How much renewable juice does it take to power an Apple iPad?—Ashley Braun, Grist.org 4/1/10

http://www.grist.org/article/2010-04-01-how-much-renewable-juice-does-it-take-to-power-an-apple-ipad/

39.  Ottawa follows US lead on fuel-efficiency standards (Canada)—Shawn McCarthy, Toronto Globe and Mail 4/1/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/ottawa-follows-us-lead-on-fuel-efficiency-standards-for-new-cars/article1520997/

40.  Gov. Gary Herbert vetoes proposed Rocky Mountain Power conservation legislation—Jasen Lee, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020754/Gov-Gary-Herbert-vetoes-proposed-Rocky-Mountain-Power-conservation-legislation.html

41.  Ford, Microsoft to work on electric-car charging—AP, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020905/Ford-Microsoft-to-work-on-electric-car-charging.html

42.  Obama clears way for oil drilling off US coasts—Philip Elliott, AP, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020874/Obama-clears-way-for-oil-drilling-off-US-coasts.html

43.  UN official expects no climate deal until 2011—Arthur Max, AP, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020899/UN-official-expects-no-climate-deal-until-2011.html

44.  Owls may find salvation at Utah chemical weapons depot—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020781/Owls-may-find-salvation-at-Utah-chemical-weapons-depot.html

45.  Dinosaur Monument trail’s access cut—AP, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020823/Dinosaur-Monument-trails-access-cut.html

46.  Robert F. Kennedy Jr.:  ‘Don’t get science from Glenn Beck’—Josh Smith, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021126/Robert-F-Kennedy-Jr-Dont-get-science-from-Glenn-Beck.html

47.  Environmental groups cheer BLM settlement—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021075/Environmental-groups-cheer-BLM-settlement.html

48.  Farmers group touts lentils, other healthy legumes—Blake Nicholson, AP, DN 3/31/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020701/Farmers-group-touts-lentils-other-healthy-legumes.html

49.  Becker won’t buy foothill land for open space in Salt Lake City—Derek P. Jensen, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14780303

50.  Governor signs contentious stream access bill—Robert Gehrke, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14792699

51.  Resident calls for vote on plan for explosives plant site—Donald W. Meyers, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14795597

52.  Arguments heard over Utah liability in bear attack—Mike Stark, AP, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14793693

53.  Drilling deal sets new rules on sensitive lands—Patty Henetz, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14793508

54.  With rules eased, S.L. County OKs backyard chickens—Jeremiah Stettler, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14791716

55.  Pipeline to be expanded; more natural gas will be delivered to West—Paul Foy, AP, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14793255

56.  Good Housekeeping:  Tips to make your home eco-friendly the easy way—Good Housekeeping Reports, SLT 3/31/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14793280

57.  Cat trackers sniff out the truth—Michael Booth, The Denver Post 3/31/10

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_14789720

58.  Colorado Senate passes clean-air bill favoring natural gas—Mark Jaffe, The Denver Post 3/31/10

http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_14789719

59.  Wyoming energy industry fights fracking rules—Dustin Bleizeffer, Casper Star-Tribune 3/31/10

http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_90fae94c-681e-52b9-a40b-b4edd0bd44de.html

60.  Study says smoke helps plants grow sturdier—Amina Khan, Los Angeles Times 3/31/10

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/03/31/BABB1CN4F0.DTL

61.  Environment New Jersey outraged over Obama’s offshore drilling announcement—New Jersey Newsroom 3/31/10

http://www.newjerseynewsroom.com/science-updates/environment-new-jersey-outraged-over-obamas-offshore-drilling-announcement

62.  California solar projects rush to beat deadline for subsidies—Julie Schmidt, USA Today 3/31/10

http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/energy/environment/2010-03-31-californiasolar31_CV_N.htm

63.  CNN poll:  Economy tops environment as bigger concern—CNN 3/31/10

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2010/03/31/cnn-poll-economy-tops-environment-as-bigger-concern/?fbid=aNxAHnFaNfM&hpt=Sbin

64.  Obama:  Offshore drilling needed in short term—David Jackson, USA Today 3/31/10

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/theoval/post/2010/03/obama-offshore-oil-drilling-needed-in-short-term/1

65.  Risk is clear in drilling; payoff isn’t—John M. Broder, Clifford Krauss, The New York Times 3/31/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/01/business/energy-environment/01drill.html?ref=us

66.  Ottawa revises rules of environmental review regime (Canada)—Martin Mittelstaedt, Gloria Galloway, Toronto Globe and Mail 3/31/10

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/tories-curtail-key-environment-rules/article1518844/

67.  Salt Lake County Council allows chickens in residential neighborhoods—Abigail Shaha, DN 3/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020753/Salt-Lake-County-Council-allows-chickens-in-residential-areas.html

68.  Tooele County turns back Rocky Mountain Power for a second time—Amelia Nielson-Stowell, DN 3/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020755/Tooele-County-turns-back-Rocky-Mountain-Power-for-a-second-time.html

69.  Recycling gaining ground in Utah—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 3/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020771/Recycling-gaining-ground-in-Utah.html

70.  Battle over Maple Mountain development heads back to court—Rodger L. Hardy, DN 3/30/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700020794/Battle-over-Maple-Mountain-development-heads-back-to-court.html

71.  Bikeable SLC on the horizon—Derek P. Jensen, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14789492

72.  Feds will probe death of giraffe calf—Matthew D. LaPlante, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14788809

73.  Guv vetoes ‘Cool Keeper’ air conditioning rationing bill—Robert Gehrke, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14787243

74.  Rocky Mountain appeal on power rejected again—Christopher Smart, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14788721

75.  Winds wreak havoc on air quality, ski lifts—Erin Alberty, Anne Wilson, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14786578

76.  On US dinner tables, food may be a fraud—Lyndsey Layton, The Washington Post, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14787585

77.  Calorie labeling could lead to healthier fast food—Michael Hill, AP, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14787836

78.  Compost for the garden—Kathy Stephenson, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14785471

79.  Lecturing ecologist probes life found in tree canopies—Brian Maffly, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_14790207

80.  Funding secured for new facility to produce biofuels (Washington State)—Leah Beth Ward, Yakima Herald-Republic 3/30/10

http://www.yakima-herald.com/stories/2010/03/30/biofuels-company-will-mean-new-toppenish-jobs

81.  Nuclear power:  Obama team touts mini-nukes to fight global warming—Mark Clayton, The Christian Science Monitor 3/30/10

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2010/0330/Nuclear-power-Obama-team-touts-mini-nukes-to-fight-global-warming

82.  Human actions top cause of grizzly bear deaths in Alberta—Kelly Cryderman, The Calgary Herald 3/30/10

http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/data+shows+humans+remain+grizzly+bear+predator+Alberta/2745093/story.html

83.  James Lovelock:  Humans are too stupid to prevent climate change—Leo Hickman, The Guardian (UK) 3/29/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/mar/29/james-lovelock-climate-change

Commentary

84.  Mesa, Swell should become national monuments—Tom Wharton, SLT 4/2/10

http://www.sltrib.com/features/ci_14786579

85.  Depleted uranium not that scary—Lee Benson, DN 4/2/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021384/Depleted-uranium-not-that-scary.html

86.  Henry doubts humans can save their environment (Australia)—Michael Stutchberry, The Australian, The Wall Street Journal 4/1/10

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/opinion/henry-doubts-humans-can-save-their-environment/story-e6frg9p6-1225848245602

87.  Offshore drilling could soften oil price spikes, not energy costs—Chris Kahn, AP, SLT 4/1/10

http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_14799887

88.  Don’t use the word ‘science’ to halt global warming debate—Thomas Sowell, Stanford University, DN 4/1/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700021069/Dont-use-the-word-science-to-halt-global-warming-debate.html?pg=2

http://deseretnews.com/article/700021215/Gardener-The-year-of-the-chemical-free-lawn.html

89.  No vetoes—Editorial, SLT 3/30/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_14787707

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