Bush Motives?

Yesterday President bush proclaimed the creation of a new Marine National Monument and I suggested that perhaps there was a hook. A response posted to a listserv by fisheries expert Paul Koberstein said: "You are totally wrong, Scott." And so I dug deeper. The

Good News from American Rivers

At long last, Congress has turned tough talk into action on the notorious Mississippi River Gulf Outlet (MRGO). After destroying coastal wetlands that could have served as a protective natural buffer during Hurricane Katrina, and acting as a "hurricane highway"