Some great under water footage of Palmyra from David McGuire….oh yeah and a moment of me on the big screen….
By CORNELIA DEAN The New York Times Human actions are increasing the rate of evolutionary change in plants and animals in ways that may hurt their long-term prospects for survival, scientists are reporting. Hunting, commercial fishing and some conservation regulations, like minimum size limits on fish, may all work against species health. The idea that … Continue reading Research Ties Human Acts to Harmful Rates of Species Evolution
Jan 8th 2009 From The Economist print edition The departing president tries to burnish his environmental halo APClammed up IN THE dying days of his administration, George Bush has done something remarkable for a man unlikely to be remembered as a friend of the environment. With an eye, perhaps, on his legacy he has pulled … Continue reading Green Bush
Press Release Ocean Conservationists Celebrate President Bush’s Decision to Create Three New Marine National Monuments in the Central Pacific Ocean (Washington – January 6, 2009) President George W. Bush will make marine conservation history today when he announces strong new protections for a vast area of the central Pacific Ocean that includes nine distinct tropical … Continue reading