Push Back Against Broken Promises

Last week, key members of New Mexico’s U.S. Congressional delegation–including Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, and U.S. Representative Ben Ray Lujan–voiced their concerns over the threats facing the Greater Chaco region from ramped up fracking. Unbelievably, in spite of growing calls for the U.S. Interior Department’s Bureau […]

Transparency Squad Update-August 2017

WildEarth Guardians’ Climate and Energy Program’s efforts to enforce transparency continued in strides this month. Just yesterday, we filed suit against the U.S. Bureau of Land Management for failing to respond to a Freedom of Information Act request for records related to illegally approved coal leases. That’s just […]

Reflection on Hurricane Harvey

As I write this rain is still falling in Houston, moving eastwards on Port Arthur and New Orleans. There is so much rain, Hurricane Harvey is being called a “once-in-a-million-year event.” But, we know better. We know Hurricane Harvey is a byproduct of climate catastrophe. We know if we […]