Updated Oak Mesa Map

We updated our interactive Oak Mesa coal mine map, check it out below. Among the new additions, links to the comments we submitted last week on the latest coal exploration proposal, a link to our report documenting the lack of full reclamation at Oxbow’s other coal mine, and […]

Check out our Interactive Maps

Check out our Interactive Maps menu in the sidebar, where we’ve got links to various and evolving maps highlighting some of the places and issues that WildEarth Guardians’ Climate and Energy Program is tackling.  So far, you can check out our interactive map of the proposed Oak Mesa coal mine area […]

Fracking vs. Clean Air: Hearings Wrap-up

The EPA this week held public hearings on a proposal to ratchet up protection for public health and welfare in the face of oil and gas drilling.  In Pittsburgh, Denver, and today in Dallas, the message was resounding:  The EPA’s rules promise less air pollution, greater savings for […]

An Update on North Dakota

Speaking of North Dakota, the state’s efforts to sabotage EPA’s clean air plan just got derailed in federal court today. After EPA failed to meet its deadline to ensure North Dakota had a legally adequate clean air plan in place, WildEarth Guardians filed suit to enforce the Clean […]

Something’s Gassy in North Dakota

It’s bad enough that North Dakota officials have the gall to assert a clean air plan proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency will do nothing for public health, when in fact the plan will reduce tens of thousands of tons of toxic air pollution from several coal-fired power […]

WildEarth Guardians and Moving the Planet

Hundreds of dedicated bike riders, mounds of creativity, and a vision of something better. That was the Moving the Planet Ride this past September 24, 2011. WildEarth Guardians helped raise awareness over the impacts of fossil fuels in the Denver metro area and together with everyone else, helped […]