The Good

Okay, now here’s the good. In the last couple of weeks, WildEarth Guardians has taken some tremendous strides to confront some of the most significant contributors to global warming, including: Together with doctors, moms, and many others, putting Kennecott on notice of an impending lawsuit over ongoing clean […]

The Bad

Okay, in the past two weeks, there’s been a slew of reports signalling the impacts of global warming are becoming more severe.  It’s bad news and I can’t gloss over that fact.  Among the latest red flags: A report that found climate change is likely to cut trout […]

ClimateWest Podcast: Reaching out from the Rhetoric

Listen to the first ClimateWest podcast by WildEarth Guardians Climate and Energy Program Director, Jeremy Nichols.  Click below: It’s unfortunate.  Apparently an anti-environmental front group called the Western Colorado Jobs Alliance, which apparently was founded by Jon Anderson, an attorney at Holland and Hart in Denver, is running […]

EPA Pulls Through

I previously posted about the pressure the Environmental Protection Agency was getting from the State of New Mexico and Public Service Company of New Mexico, or PNM, to bail on a clean air plan for the San Juan Generating Station. Happy to say, the EPA stood strong against […]

Clean Air to be Protected from Drilling

At long last, the EPA rolled out its proposed rules to curb air pollution from oil and gas drilling nationwide, promising major improvements for public health, the environment, and major progress toward protecting the climate. In a few words, they’re a drastic improvement and a major milestone.  Check […]

Monster Kill the Environment Bill

How bad is the U.S. House of Representatives’ attack on the environment? So bad, they’re even proposing to ban energy efficient light bulbs. That’s why we’re calling the collective bunch of anti-environmental legislative riders being considered by the House the “Monster Kill the Environment Bill.” It’s more than […]