News clips- Friday, October 30, 2009

Colorado State University Professor Contributes to International Climate Change Report- Colorado State University (press release) White House panel on oceans visits Great Lakes- Wilkes Barre Times-Leader Supreme Court of Hawai`i Reviewing the Turtle Bay Resort ExpansionShare- Surfline.com Surf News Seal of disapproval- Honolulu Weekly- Op/Ed by Walter Ritte, activist, about NOAA’s removal of KP2 from … Continue reading News clips- Friday, October 30, 2009

News clips for Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Op/Eds Hitting the target and missing the point- ScienceAlert – Australia- interesting Op/Ed about the difficulty in adhering to conservation targets Enforcing environmental laws- BusinessWorld Online- interesting editorial about environmental laws in the Phillippines Climate Change Global Warming Caused Radical North Sea Change – Wired News- Wired North Carolina Sea Levels Rising Three Times Faster … Continue reading News clips for Thursday, October 29th, 2009

News Clips October 23rd-28th, 2009

National Ocean Policy US reps worry ocean policy will block development – Seattle Times Lawmakers fear hurdles to offshore drilling- Chron Marine Spatial Planning Casting a net far into the future- BBC News – UK- discusses how Marine Spatial Planning can help sustain fisheries Marine Reserves UK’s new marine reserves are threatened by legal loophole- … Continue reading News Clips October 23rd-28th, 2009

Sealed fate Molokai residents say a federal agency should not have removed a Hawaiian monk seal without their consent By Gary T. Kubota POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 22, 2009 Molokai residents flew to Oahu to protest a federal agency’s removal of a nearly blind Hawaiian monk seal from waters off Kaunakakai. The residents, who … Continue reading

News clips for Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Editing Scientists: Science and Policy at the White House- Scientific American – NYC,New York,USA- How much do policymakers shape the science that comes out of government agencies? Ship Operator Pleads Guilty for Concealing Pollution from Oil Tanker- Earthtimes (press release) – London,UK Polar Bear Habitat Proposed for Alaska- New York Times; see also: U.S. Maps … Continue reading News clips for Friday, October 23rd, 2009

News clips October 13-15, 2009

A Blueprint for Restoring the World’s Oceans to Health- Yale Environment 360- Interview with Sylvia Earle Federal scientists urge against offshore drilling plans- Los Angeles Times; see also: NOAA Raises Red Flags on Aggressive Offshore Drilling Plan- Common Dreams Overfishing: Are there really plenty of fish in the sea?- San Luis Obispo Tribune & Bradenton … Continue reading News clips October 13-15, 2009

News clips October 10 -12, 2009

Mapping the Future of the Ocean- The Nature Conservancy press release Why anglers aren’t environmentalists- ESPN- Editorial about National Ocean Policy Prospects Distant for Offshore Wind in West- New York Times New Photos Reveal Extreme Bycatch of Crab in Kodiak Island Trawl Fisheries- Alaska Report National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Sylvia Earle Spotlights Crisis Facing Our Seas- … Continue reading News clips October 10 -12, 2009