From Tom France:
Friends and colleagues:
Last week NWF and six of its affiliates filed suit in the Western District of Washington challenging USDA's decision to open up 24 million acres of the Conservation Reserve Program to haying and grazing. This afternoon, District Judge Coughenour issued
Fishermen's Group Says Offshore Drilling Threatens Fish and Oceans, Won't Make a Dent in Oil SuppliesSubmitted by Ted Williams on Wed, 07/09/2008 - 09:23.
Halt the Drumbeat to Drilling
San Francisco, July 7 – The West Coast’s largest commercial fishermen’s organization took aim on the Bush Administration proposal to lift the 28-year old moratorium on offshore oil drilling, saying it will put the nation’s seafood resources
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle
Posted July 4, 2008 %7C 05:14 PM (EST)
Supreme Court Slashes Exxon Valdez Judgment
The Supreme Court slashed a $2.5 billion punitive damages award for the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster to just $500 million.
Just what we need: More dams.