Celebrity [1THING]

Featured Event

No Featured Events At This Time.

[View All Events]
[Submit Event]

[1THING] Blog

Court grants industry request to block the rule that prevents methane waste

Michael Reinemer

The oil and gas industry and several states sued over the rule several years ago, and the same court rejected their initial attempt to block it.  After two unsuccessful efforts by the Trump administration’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to suspend (or “stay”) the Waste P

Keywords: 

Public outrage stops shameful increase to national park entrance fees

Michael Reinemer

News reports suggest the Trump administration and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke are backing away from their original plan to nearly triple entrance fees at 17 national parks for the peak season.

From past 31 days, the 17 most misguided comments & actions by In(f)erior Sec. Ryan Zinke

Michael Reinemer

Zinke blames veterans, people with disabilities, old people for increase in park fees.

In case you missed it: Lead levels once deemed “safe” may cause cardiovascular death in adults

It’s a wakeup call for policymakers: America’s continuing lead problem must be addressed.

     

How environmental innovation will transform business as usual

Google, Walmart and other leading companies are investing in innovations that empower people to take action.

     

New report outlines 5 key principles for responsible oil and gas management on America’s public lands

Alex Thompson

Today, the Hispanic Access Foundation, Protect Our Winters, The Wilderness Society, and Rocky Mountain Farmers Union released a new report

We stood up for America’s wildest forests–but another big fight is on the horizon

Congress has passed a bill to fund the federal government without proposals that could have introduced logging and road-building to millions of acres of America’s wildest forests.

How a groundswell of citizen activism helped save the EPA

Congress listened and this will mean less pollution, healthier kids and, just maybe, a reality check for Washington politics.

     

People deserve a say on what happens to Bears Ears–not just mining and energy interests

The Trump administration has quietly scheduled public meetings on how the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments will be managed in the future, minimizing input from the public while propping up fossil fuel and other special interests.

Long-awaited spending bill boosts key conservation funding, includes needed wildfire budget fix

Michael Reinemer

Congress appears to be ready to pass its federal funding bill without previously proposed attacks on essential protections for national forests and other public lands.