Environment

July 21, 2003, 10am PDT
New demands by the Bush administration threaten to reverse the benefits of the global ozone layer treaty.
The Independent
July 21, 2003, 5am PDT
The Olmsted legacy was to make American cities more livable and beautiful.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 20, 2003, 1pm PDT
Energy experts doubt the effort to develop hydrogen-powered cars will cut air pollution and recommend better fuel efficiency and environment standards instead.
Wired
July 18, 2003, 7am PDT
Dwight Pelz, a member of the King County Council, explains the confusion over what it means in Seattle to be an urban environmentalist.
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer
July 17, 2003, 11am PDT
A look at U.S. energy policies over the last thirty years reveals a trail of broken promises to promote alternative energy practices.
Time
July 17, 2003, 5am PDT
A continuous coastal hiking trail traversing the entire length of California is 60% complete.
The San Francisco Chronicle
July 16, 2003, 8am PDT
The worst pollution in five years has hit Los Angeles, causing the issue of its first Stage One smog alert since 1998. Experts blame SUVs and growth.
The Los Angeles Times
July 15, 2003, 2pm PDT
A powerful development company pushes for a new route to beachfront homes through wetlands and forests the state has set aside.
The St. Petersburg Times
July 14, 2003, 1pm PDT
Each product should have its environmental history printed on the label.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 13, 2003, 11am PDT
Is Colorado's plan to pipe its river water back over the Rocky Mountains to support new communities audacious or absurd?
The Los Angeles Times
July 12, 2003, 9am PDT
The California Coastal Commission is caught between environmental activists and a persistent landowner on issuing a permit in an environmentally-sensitive area.
The Los Angeles Times
July 10, 2003, 11am PDT
Public vs. private beachfronts create conflicts among environmentalists, homeowners, and beachgoers.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 10, 2003, 10am PDT
An EPA researcher discovers that trees in the city thrived and grew twice as well as those in rural settings.
Reuters
July 10, 2003, 4am PDT
Environmentalists worry that some states -- like Utah -- will claim thousands of 'roads' through sensitive Federal lands.
Wall St. Journal
July 9, 2003, 1pm PDT
Former Secretary of Energy James Schlesinger argues that the science about climate change is not yet "settled."
The Washington Post
July 7, 2003, 8am PDT
A respected UN organization issued an unprecedented warning.
The Independent
July 6, 2003, 11am PDT
New Jersey sinks 50 retired Redbird railway cars off Cape May Point to add to an experimental artificial reef.
The Philadelphia Inquirer
July 4, 2003, 7am PDT
National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) today challenged the Bush administration to cease its damaging national park policies and show leadership to protect America's treasures.
National Parks Conservation Association
July 3, 2003, 5am PDT
The Senate should think hard about changing the tenor of the nation's environmental debate.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 3, 2003, 4am PDT
An innovative research project measures "nature's services" supporting approximately 50,000 residents in a dense urban Los Angeles neighborhood.
Urban Land Institute