Posts Categorized: Northeast

polar bear, © Steven J. Kazlowski/NGS

The Dark Humor of Climate Denial »

Climate change is real, and it’s happening now. Every day our lawmakers waste by censoring climate change and throwing snowballs in the Senate will have consequences for our children and future generations to come. It’s time to face the facts.

Gray wolf, © Tracy Brooks/USFWS

Wolf Weekly Wrap-Up »

Wyoming proposes to increase wolf hunting quotas in 2014; Assessing available wolf habitat in the Northeast; Wolf killed in Iowa is first confirmed wolf in state in 89 years; Calling Idaho residents: speak up for wolves next Wednesday in Lewiston; Your last chance: double your donation to help save Idaho’s wolves!

Senate Passes Sandy Supplement »

The Senate has passed the $50 billion supplemental bill for repairs and restoration after Hurricane Sandy. Could this be our first step on “the path towards sustainable energy sources” President Obama spoke of in his inaugural speech?

Right Whale, © Brian J. Skerry / National Geographic Stock

Doing Right By Right Whales »

It’s been an uphill battle to achieve protections for endangered North Atlantic right whales, and with fewer than 500 left in the wild, it’s vital that we continue.