Environment

October 15, 2004, 12pm PDT
Amphibian populations around the world are in rapid decline. This is bad news for us humans.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
October 15, 2004, 10am PDT
The Bush administration supports a controversial drilling technique that favors Halliburton, Dick Cheney's former employer, even as some complain that the practice puts drinking water at risk.
KTLA
October 15, 2004, 7am PDT
The new "Green Communities Initiative" will help produce environmentally friendly and affordable homes around the United States.
The American Institute of Architects
October 14, 2004, 3pm PDT
In their last debate the presidential candidates did not discuss an important issue.
U.S. Newswire
October 13, 2004, 12pm PDT
An unprecedented leap in C02 levels over the past two years is leading some scientists to wonder if the Earth's atmosphere is losing its ability to absorb greenhouse gases.
The Guardian Unlimited
October 13, 2004, 9am PDT
Is the campaign to realign the nation's environmental policies a needed adjustment, or a gutting of environment laws?
Newsday
October 12, 2004, 1pm PDT
Are vehicle buy-back programs reducing emissions?
University Of California Transportation Center
October 11, 2004, 6am PDT
The mining city of Sudbury -- once so polluted and denuded that NASA astronauts practiced for their moon landings there -- is being recognized for its innovative energy conservation strategies.
The Globe and Mail
October 11, 2004, 5am PDT
Developers in Nevada begin importing water for decorative fountains to get around water conservation efforts.
The Los Angeles Times
October 9, 2004, 7am PDT
Readers ask green-business guru Joel Makower practical questions about how to live the green life.
Grist Magazine
October 8, 2004, 2pm PDT
Profile of Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai who was recognized for her "holistic" approach to sustainable development.
BBC News
October 8, 2004, 8am PDT
Environmentalist who worked to slow deforestation, preserve biodiversity, and educate people about their environment, wins the Nobel Peace Prize.
BBC News
October 4, 2004, 2pm PDT
How an obscure government agency and the man who leads it implement the Bush administration's environmental policies.
The Kansas City Star
October 3, 2004, 1pm PDT
For the first time in recorded history, the seven western states that rely on the Colorado River for water face the probability of a water shortage.
The Los Angeles Times
October 2, 2004, 7am PDT
Cell towers and phones are invading national parks.
The Christian Science Monitor
October 1, 2004, 1pm PDT
The Seattle Times wraps up its week-long series on the presidential candidates' environmental stances.
The Seattle Times
October 1, 2004, 11am PDT
A Southern California city office building is the largest commercial project to be built with straw bale.
Los Angeles Daily News
October 1, 2004, 10am PDT
The Economist analyzes the politics and economics behind the Russian government's decision to approve the Kyoto Protocol.
The Economist
September 30, 2004, 3pm PDT
Russian ratification of the international treaty would increase its influence.
The Washington Post
September 30, 2004, 8am PDT
Ranchers, hunters and rural property owners are unhappy with the Bush administration's natural gas drilling policies.
AlterNet