Posts Categorized: West Coast

oil in water, © Bill M. Campbell

Black Waters »

This most recent spill is yet another tragic example of why our nation’s aging infrastructure and dependence on an outdated fossil fuel-based economy simply cannot support a healthy, thriving environment for people or wildlife.

sandhill cranes, © USFWS/Paul Boyte

Where’s the Water for Wildlife? »

Acres of wetlands in California’s Central Valley have been starved of water, leaving migratory birds, salmon, and other species without adequate food and habitat, but the state and federal agencies charged with managing California’s water are forging ahead with an ill-conceived plan that could seal their doom.

Wolf, © Michael S. Quinton, National Geographic Stock

Wolf Weekly Wrap-Up »

First Washington Wolf Goes West; Congress’ Third Attempt to Remove Federal Protections for Wolves Since January; Wolf Advocates Show Their Support in Oregon; A Third Lone Male Makes His Way to Central Oregon; How Did Wolves Become Dogs?