from Environment Forum:

Palin strikes back on wolf allegations

February 4, 2009

Sarah Palin has struck back at Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund, which is running a video accusing the Alaska governor of planning to expand the aerial hunting of wolves in her state.

from Environment Forum:

Judd versus Palin on wolves

February 3, 2009

Sarah Palin still has environmentalists howling.

The Alaska governor and former Republican vice presidential hopeful is the target of a campaign by the Washington-based Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund which claims she is pushing for an expanded program for the shooting of wolves from the sky.

from Environment Forum:

Environment falls as priority for Americans – Pew

January 22, 2009

2009 may not be such a green year in America after all.

According to a new poll by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press, environmental protection has fallen off sharply as a priority issue among Americans. You can see the whole survey here.

from Environment Forum:

Good news for South American penguins

December 30, 2008

Half a million Magellanic penguins are among the critters to get protection in a new coastal marine park just established by Argentina.

from Africa News blog:

Saving Kenyan forest. Is it a turning point?

September 3, 2008

mau-forest3.jpgAfter a decade of rampant destruction of the Mau forest water catchment in western Kenya, the country's coalition government seems firmly united in trying to save the complex before more serious damage is inflicted on the economy.

from Africa News blog:

Birds and biofuels at odds in Kenya

July 21, 2008

tana-demonstration.jpgThe road to Kenya's Tana River Delta from the Indian Ocean resort of Malindi is a lonely stretch of tarmac punctuated only by road blocks manned by armed police.

from Environment Forum:

Good news on the Texas turtle front

June 19, 2008

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There are two turtle tales brewing on the coast of Texas at the moment and they're both good.

from Environment Forum:

Carbon credits to rescue a Madagascar forest?

June 12, 2008

lemur1.jpgCan credits traded in the world's financial centers stop local farmers in Madagascar from burning up a rain forest filled with lemurs and other life found nowhere else in the world?