Environment

December 18, 2003, 1pm PST
A swath of Colorado's Front Range confronts a rise in pollution, federal restrictions, and galloping growth.
The Christian Science Monitor
December 17, 2003, 10am PST
Confirming what regulators have suspected for years, air pollution is actually more damaging to the human heart than lungs, new study says.
The New York Times
December 15, 2003, 8am PST
Experts say pollution and heat from urban areas can change precipitation patterns.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
December 10, 2003, 6am PST
A landowner gets a state permit to hunt the last male lion in the Santa Monica mountains.
The Los Angeles Times
December 9, 2003, 12pm PST
A reporter journeys down the Los Angeles River by kayak.
The New York Times
December 9, 2003, 8am PST
Analysis shows that fewer pollutors are being punished under the current Bush administration.
San Jose Mercury News
December 7, 2003, 5am PST
Ranch owner puts up 35,000 acres for development amidst implications of groundwater shortages and environmental degradation.
The Arizona Republic
December 5, 2003, 11am PST
A growing minority of gun owners are unhappy with Bush's environmental principles.
The Christian Science Monitor
December 5, 2003, 10am PST
Two government experts say that new evidence leaves "no doubt" that human factors are to blame for global warming.
Common Dreams
December 5, 2003, 8am PST
In a blistering critique of the Bush administration's environmental policies, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. says the White House has deceived the American people and weakened the nation's environmental laws.
The Independent
December 5, 2003, 6am PST
Russia says it would not ratify the international Kyoto climate change treaty. Then again, it might.
Wired
December 5, 2003, 5am PST
A radioactive 770-ton vessel begins a long and circuitous trip.
The Christian Science Monitor
December 1, 2003, 11am PST
Texaco faces a multibillion dollar lawsuit for spilling 1-1/2 times more oil in Ecaudor than the oil tanker Exxon Valdez.
The Los Angeles Times
December 1, 2003, 10am PST
Are debates about wind farms showing the schism in the green movement?
Tech Central Station
November 30, 2003, 9am PST
By questioning the widsom of forestation to curb global warming, a new study challeneges one of the core tenets of the Kyoto Protocol.
BBC News
November 29, 2003, 9am PST
The annual 'Red List' catalogues species threatened by extinction and the latest version includes more than 12,000 entries.
Scientific American
November 28, 2003, 9am PST
A conflict between two threatened species on Santa Cruz Island crystallizs the ethical questions that face environmentalists as more endangered species compete for survival.
The Los Angeles Times
November 27, 2003, 11am PST
New legislation is intended to avoid repeat of moraine housing fiasco.
Ontario Ministry Of Municipal Affairs
November 25, 2003, 8am PST
Adam Werbach strips away the Bush administration's rhetoric to expose the "wholesale giveaway" of the nation's natural riches to large corporations.
In These Times
November 24, 2003, 1pm PST
Projects in California range from relocating endangered frogs to mulching hillsides by helicopter.
The Christian Science Monitor