Senators Snowe and Collins Advance $2.5 Million for Restoration of Atlantic Salmon in Penobscot River

From: PENOBSCOT RIVER RESTORATION TRUST (Washington, DC; Old Town, ME) Plans to restore habitat for Atlantic salmon and ten other species of migratory fish in the Penobscot River received another boost when the Senate Appropriations Committee recently approved

Waters Funding Bill To Advance in Congress 2

From National Audubon Society The U.S. Senate is expected to pass important legislation next week that would authorize restoration of important ecosystems like the Mississippi River, Great Lakes and the Gulf. The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) would

What the New Grazing Rules Will Do

NEW RULES WILL LEAD TO OVERGRAZING Interior Department Guts A Decade of Progress WASHINGTON (July 12, 2006) -- The Bush administration today gutted sound livestock-grazing practices that have governed more than 150 million acres of public lands for more than