Headlines Friday June 11, 2010

Please note:  The Roundup will post on Fridays only until further notice.  Thanks for your interest.

1.  Jaguars obsessed with Calvin Klein scent—Rory Carroll, The Guardian (UK) 6/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/jun/11/jaguars-calvin-klein-obsession-scent

2.  Confidence in climate science remains strong, poll shows (UK)—David Adam, The Guardian (UK) 6/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/jun/11/confidence-climate-science-poll

3.  BP oil spill ruined my life, says Louisiana shrimp king—Suzanne Goldberg, The Guardian (UK) 6/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/jun/11/bp-oil-spill-shrimp-king\

4.  UN’s ‘IPCC for nature’ to fight back against destruction of natural world—Juliette Jowit, The Guardian (UK) 6/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/jun/11/un-ipcc-for-nature-biodiversity

5.  Climate deal blueprint could curb US emissions and poor nations’ growth—John Vidal, The Guardian (UK) 6/11/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/jun/11/climate-change-draft-text

6.  New oil estimates show spill rate much higher—Richard Harris, Deborah Amos, NPR 6/11/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127760703

7.  BP to bring in more ships to capture oil—NPR 6/11/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127775625

8.  New Orleans oyster processor runs out of oysters—Tamara Keith, NPR 6/11/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127746917

9.  Britons bristle at American attacks on BP—Rob Gifford, NPR 6/11/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127775629

10.  Offshore oil industry gets breaks from Washington—Peter Overby, NPR 6/11/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127774532

11.  Scientist warns: Sand berms won’t last (oil spill)—NPR 6/11/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127774917

12.  Lee, Bridgewater at odds over BP’s liability—Robert Gehrke, SLT 6/11/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15279895

13.  Plastic’s future may not be in the bag—Alan Greenblatt, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127600685

14.  Sea turtles among oil spill victims—Elizabeth Shogren, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127747646

15.  As oil moves east, anger rises—Debbie Elliott, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127747662

16.  New estimates put oil flow rate significantly higher—NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127740491

17.  Senate rejects move to block greenhouse gas rules—David Welna, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127750447

18.  Oil spill hearings dominate Capitol Hill—Andrea Seabrook, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127732948

19.  Reporter: Documents show years of BP neglect—Fresh Air, WHYY, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127561853

20.  Josh Fox: Living in the middle of a ‘gasland’—Fresh Air, WHYY, NPR 6/10/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127593937

21.  Forest Service not sold on wilderness bill—Matt Canham, SLT 6/10/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15270420

22.  Open house to kick off county energy program—SLT 6/10/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15274136

23.  Old Geneva steel slag to be used in construction—Justin Ritter, DN 6/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039341/Old-Geneva-steel-slag-to-be-used-in-construction.html

24.  Mussel causes restriction in Sand Hollow reservoir—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039391/Mussel-causes-restriction-in-Sand-Hollow-Reservoir.html

25.  Payments to fund good stewardship—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039445/Payments-to-fund-good-stewardship.html

26.  Food co-op launches mobile health food market—Jasen Lee, DN 6/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039319/Food-co-op-launches-mobile-health-food-market.html

27.  Rep. Jim Matheson, Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker testify in D.C. to expand watershed protection—Amy K. Stewart, DN 6/10/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039329/Rep-Jim-Matheson-Salt-Lake-City-Mayor-Ralph-Becker-testify-in-DC-to-expand-watershed-protection.html

28.  Alberta research looks at pine beetle’s effect on water levels—Conal Pierse, The Edmonton Journal (Canada) 6/9/10

http://www.edmontonjournal.com/technology/Pine+beetle+affect+water+levels/3128900/story.html

29.  Oil sands to double output by 2025 (Canada)—Carrie Tait, Financial Post, Edmonton Journal 6/9/10

http://www.edmontonjournal.com/business/fp/sands+double+output+2025/3132332/story.html

30.  Efforts to limit the flow of spill news—Jeremy W. Peters, The New York Times 6/9/10

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/10/us/10access.html?adxnnl=1&ref=todayspaper&adxnnlx=1276167736-19NToduMQHdx8pRGer6CRA

31.  Officials cite progress in siphoning oil, but remain unclear on size of spill—David A. Fahrenthold, Dan Zak, The Washington Post 6/9/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/06/08/AR2010060800393.html

32. Gulf disaster spills over into Florida politics—Greg Allen, NPR 6/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127598570

33.  A Gulf spill puzzle: How best to clean beaches—NPR 6/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127600220

34.  What will happen to the oil from the Gulf?—Larry Abramson, NPR 6/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127543886

35.  Plight for pelicans: Oil puts nesting season at risk—Elizabeth Shogren, NPR 6/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127579474

36.  Extent of BP’s liability still murky—Scott Neuman, NPR 6/9/10

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=127561028

37.  Food safety: Outbreaks drive new FDA rules—Mary Clare Jalonick, AP, SLT 6/9/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15260078

38.  BP spill response plans severely flawed—Justin Pritchard, Tamara Lush, Holbrook Mohr, AP, SLT 6/9/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15263387

39.  Lake Powell pipeline to water Las Vegas?—Brandon Loomis, SLT 6/9/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15262665

40.  Radioactive blending could send waste to Utah—Judy Fahys, SLT 6/9/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15263647

41.  Mormon church among protesters of Las Vegas water plan—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038615/Mormon-church-among-protesters-of-Las-Vegas-water-plan.html

42.  Money available to improve Dixie National Forest—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038959/Money-available-to-improve-Dixie-National-Forest.html

43.  Changes looming in Utah wild horse program—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039060/Changes-looming-in-Utah-wild-horse-program.html

44.  Film series will showcase, discuss wolves—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039027/Film-series-will-showcase-discuss-wolves.html

45.  Drilling, reclamation work under way at Hyrum Dam—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038957/Drilling-reclamation-work-under-way-at-Hyrum-Dam.html

46.  E. coli found in Springville water supply—Lana Groves, DN 6//9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038842/E-coli-found-in-Springville-water-supply.html

47.  Employers allowed to use pay cards for paperless process—DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700039036/Employers-allowed-to-use-pay-cards-for-paperless-process.html

48.  Killer Gardner wants to save lives with organic gardening—Dennis Romboy, Aaron Falk, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038939/Killer-Gardner-wants-to-save-lives-with-organic-gardening.html

49.  Officials warn of high heat, floods on Wednesday—Josh Smith, Lana Groves, DN 6/9/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038521/Officials-warn-of-high-heat-floods-on-Wednesday.html

50.  BP cap trapping substantial amounts of oil, gas—David A. Fahrenthold, Anne E. Komblut, The Washington Post 6/8/10

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/06/07/AR2010060700433.html

51.  Rescuers struggle to save oil-soaked pelicans—Tina Susman, Christopher Goffard, Los Angeles Times 6/8/10

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-oil-spil-20100608,0,7017018.story

52.  As Colorado rivers rise, so do warnings—Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post 6/8/10

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_15248237

53.  Obama says he seeks ‘ass to kick’ on oil spill—Nicholas Johnston, Bloomberg News Service, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15252702

54.  High waters still threaten across Salt Lake County—Christopher Smart, Matt LaPlante, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15243757

55.   State to craft energy blueprint that may include nuclear—Robert Gehrke, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15253085

56.  LDS Church protests Las Vegas pipeline plan—Brandon Loomis, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15254936

57.  Cleanup begins as swollen Cottonwood streams recede slightly—Jeremiah Stettler, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15251045

58.  BLM seeks comments on horses, helicopter roundups—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038591/BLM-seeks-comments-on-horses-helicopter-roundups.html

59.  Partial lunar eclipse heading to Utah skies (June 26)—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038593/Partial-lunar-eclipse-heading-to-Utah-skies.html

60.  Utahns race to keep ahead of overflowing creek waters—Pat Reavy, Lana Groves, DN 6/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038484/Utahns-race-to-keep-ahead-of-overflowing-creek-waters.html

61.  Utah Gov. Herbert outlines energy initiative goals—Brock Vergakis, AP, DN 6/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038635/Utah-Gov-Herbert-outlines-energy-initiative-goals.html

62.  Bill could bring hydroelectric generation to Utah County—Joseph M. Dougherty, DN 6/8/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038677/Bill-could-bring-hydroelectric-generation-to-Utah-County.html

63.  Vote on new Wyoming fracking rules planned Tuesday—AP, The Billings Gazette (Montana) 6/7/10

http://billingsgazette.com/news/state-and-regional/wyoming/article_46f92ca4-722d-11df-ad29-001cc4c002e0.html

64.  High waters still threaten across Salt Lake County—Christopher Smart, Matt LaPlante, SLT 6/7/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15243757

65.  Flooding on east bench hits homes, businesses—Paul Koepp, Lana Groves, DN 6/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038184/Flooding-on-east-bench-hits-homes-businesses.html

66.  Model from Salt Lake organizes event for ocean awareness—Elise Bassett, DN 6/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038395/Model-from-Salt-Lake-organizes-event-for-ocean-awareness.html

67.  Chilly May was the third-coolest on record in Salt Lake City—Lynn Arave, DN 6/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038345/Chilly-May-was-the-third-coolest-on-record-in-Salt-Lake-City.html

68.  West Bountiful curbside recycling program ready to roll—Brice Wallace, DN 6/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038388/West-Bountiful-curbside-recycling-program-ready-to-roll.html

69.  Expect flooding for a few days, mayors warn—Pat Reavy, DN 6/7/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038326/Expect-flooding-for-a-few-days-mayors-warn.html

70.  Tracking down Minerals Management Service’s dysfunctional history of drilling oversight—Mark Jaffe, David Olinger, The Denver Post 6/6/10

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_15236764

71.  Weapons dump in Utah west desert is a deadly ‘cache’ 22—Matthew D. LaPlante, SLT 6/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15235273

72.  Nesting hawks halt Kennecott pipeline construction—AP, SLT 6/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/news/ci_15239772

73.  1.5 million tons of tailings taken from Colorado River—Amy Joi O’Donoghue, DN 6/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038246/15-millions-tons-of-tailings-taken-from-Colorado-River.html

74.  BYU professor C. Arden Pope says pollution improved, still a health problem as Clean Air Act turns 40—Sara Israelson-Hartley, DN 6/6/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038272/BYU-professor-C-Arden-Pope-says-pollution-improved-still-a-health-problem-as-Clean-Air-Act-turns-40.html

75.  High temperatures swell riverbanks—Wendy Leonard, DN 6/5/10

http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700038052/High-temperatures-swell-riverbanks.html

Commentary

76.  Obama hasn’t learned lessons of Bhopal—Randeep Ramesh, The Guardian (UK) 6/10/10

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cif-green/2010/jun/10/obama-lessons-bhopal-bp

77.  Nuclear waste—Editorial, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_15250420

78.  Chemical weapons—Editorial, SLT 6/8/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_15254620

79.  Oil spill:  Americans want to know who’s to blame—Editorial, Chicago Tribune, SLT 6/7/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_15245115

80.  Hottest on record—Editorial, SLT 6/6/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_15230199

81. Lake is only source of sulfate of potash—Mark Reynolds, Great Salt Lake Minerals, SLT 6/5/10

http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/ci_15230180

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