Browsing the "wetlands" Tag

Trapped Western Screech Owl Flies Again

March 2nd, 2014 | by Sandy Dechert

Western Screech Owl (Megascops kennicottii) from Montana (source: nice-cool-pics.com). Last week, a small, grayish tufted screech owl found itself in [&hellip


The People v. Big Energy: Bangladesh Protests Against Coal Mine Project Grow [Video]

April 10th, 2011 | by Michael Ricciardi

Phulbari, Bangladesh - For the past six years, a growing concert of indigenous peoples in the northwestern part of Bangladesh have joined in protest against a planned open-pit coal mine here -- what would be the largest such mine in the world. The rich agricultural region has been inhabited and farmed by scores of tribal groups who speak unique languages and practice unique cultural traditions going back several thousand years.


Coastal Wetlands Under Threat

December 3rd, 2010 | by Tom Schueneman

The conclusion of an international research effort is that many coastal wetlands, including several along the U.S. Atlantic coast, are [&hellip


Activism News of the Week (or Two)

September 10th, 2010 | by Zachary Shahan

Here’s a roundup of great activism news or important activism opportunities from the week (and some stuff from last week), [&hellip



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