Archive for November, 2008

November 17th, 2008

A Bush administration nudge toward opening waters off Virginia for oil and gas leasing is rankling environmentalists, who have begun lobbying President-elect Barack Obama to reinstate an offshore drilling ban lifted by President George W. Bush last summer…. more »

VA, NC, MD, DE, NJ – Do You Want Offshore Oil Drilling?

November 14th, 2008

Public Can Voice Opinions on Oil Drilling off Virginia http://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/179/story/315302.html Offshore drilling for oil in the Atlantic Ocean could happen within 100 miles of New Jersey (and much closer to Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and North Carolina) after the… more »

MMS Initiates Oil and Gas Leasing Process for Offshore Virginia

November 12th, 2008

MMS Initiates Oil and Gas Leasing Process for Offshore Virginia Initial information-gathering steps begin for proposed Sale 220 The Minerals Management Service (MMS) has taken the first step in the multi-year leasing process to hold a sale for… more »

Maybe It’s Time to Re-think Things

November 7th, 2008

Post election quote from David Frum, a former Bush White House speechwriter: “In the eyes of many college-educated white people, the people who Bush got in 2004 and whom the Republicans owned in the 1980s, the Republican Party… more »

Canyon Watch Dogs

November 2nd, 2008

Check out this article I saw in the UT today. LINK This group, an outgrowth of Sierra Club, has been planting native scrubs in local canyons…. more »

From I Love A Clean San Diego…Native Plants!!!

November 2nd, 2008

4. CALIFORNIA’S NATIVE PLANTS HELP SAVE WATER AND REDUCE POLLUTION! By Lana Findlay, ILACSD’s Education Assistant October’s Santa Ana winds were a blaring reminder that San Diego is located in an arid environment. Combine this with the current… more »