What To Do If You Find A Baby Bird — Audubon Society of Portland
A quick guide to help you make the right decision when a baby bird is found.
Getting New Faces into the Conservation Field
Shawneece Hennighan came to The Nature Conservancy as an intern a decade ago. Now she’s trying to bring a new—and more diverse—generation to conservation as TNC’s youth and college programs administrator.
‘What is a bear doing in Newberry?' Black bear spotted multiple times in the SC city
What seems to just be a hungry bear has been wandering around Newberry and the town of Prosperity.
Top 5 Myths About Coal
From Pittsburgh, PA to Denver, CO people of faith across the country are speaking out in support of the EPA carbon pollution standards. But Big Coal continues to spread myths and fear about what will happen when the health of our communities gets in the way of their profits Here are the top five myths they are promoting, and why they are so outrageous. The Top 5 Myths About Coal: Myth #1: Curtailing coal will have a devastating effect on American jobs In 2013, 89,838 individuals were employed by the coal industry compared to 142,698 individuals employed by the solar industry (1). Coal jobs have been decreasing, but this is largely due to increased automation and efficiency in coal mining: While coal jobs in two major coal states, Kentucky and West Virginia, have…
Three new restaurants, gym coming to Chapin
Construction has begun on a new shopping center on Ellett Rd.
Sean Kirst: On Buffalo's East Side, the mystery of a lone magnolia
A magnolia tree in full bloom on a vacant lot on Buffalo's East Side sent News columnist Sean Kirst on a mission to figure out who planted
NYC Will Spend $100 Million On Green Rooftops & Tree Planting To Help Beat Extreme Heat
The $106 million "Cool Neighborhoods" initiative aims to "mitigate the threat to public health from the urban heat island effect exacerbated during summer months."
Jasenski Ackerley wins Schenectady County clerk post
'Working with John has been an amazing experience; he's been a great mentor to me.
Environmental, Conservation, and Community Groups
Clean Water Action: Dirty Water in the White House; Polluter Crony at EPA Washington, D.C. – President Trump today signed an executive order to start the process to withdraw protections for s…
Hartford Landfill: Transformed From Trashmore To A Haven For Wildlife
The Hartford landfill, once dubbed Mount Trashmore, has been transformed and is now a haven for birds.