Daily Archives: April 23, 2008

Interior Dept. announces further delay of months in decision on listing of polar bear as threatened

The Department of the Interior has told a federal court that it needs until June 30 to complete its Endangered Species Act listing decision on the polar bear, which is already more than three months overdue. What will it take … Continue reading

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EPA releases draft strategy on response to climate change impacts on water resources

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Water has made available for comment a public review draft of the National Water Program Strategy: Response to Climate Change.  This draft document represents EPA’s “initial effort to identify potential impacts of climate … Continue reading

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