OpenChannels News

Community Updates - External Link
Posted on October 4, 2017 - 11:55am, by nwehner
Tags: 

Via The Washington Post

"An Interior Department executive turned whistleblower who claimed the Trump administration retaliated against him for publicly disclosing how climate change impacts Native Alaskan communities resigned Wednesday."

Community Updates - External Link
Posted on October 4, 2017 - 10:20am, by nwehner
Tags: 

Via The New York Times

"“Food is becoming more patchy and less reliable, so animals are moving around more,” said Scott Kraus, vice president and chief scientist at the Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at the New England Aquarium. “The more you move around, the higher the chance of entanglements.”"

Community Updates - External Link
Posted on October 3, 2017 - 5:25pm, by abrown
Tags: 

Via The Guardian

According to an analysis by Greenpeace, Coca Cola "increased its production of throwaway plastic bottles last year by well over a billion" putting production at more than 110 billion bottles each year. 

Community Updates - External Link
Posted on October 3, 2017 - 5:06pm, by nwehner

Via Cleveland.com

"We've had the ideal conditions: calm winds, lots of sun, hot temperatures and plenty of phosphorous - mostly spring fertilizer runoff from farm fields in Northwest Ohio."

Community Updates - External Link
Posted on October 3, 2017 - 2:49pm, by nwehner
Tags: 

Via The Washington Post

"The inspector general for the Interior Department has opened an investigation into Secretary Ryan Zinke’s travel during seven months in office, from his use of taxpayer-funded charter and military planes to his mixing of official trips with political appearances."

Community Updates - External Link
Posted on October 2, 2017 - 4:34pm, by nwehner

Via American Fisheries Society

"Since taking office in February, Ross has surprised fisheries managers and stakeholders by directly intervening in federal fisheries decisions leaving many wondering whether the Secretary’s atypical approach might be the new norm."

Pages