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 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 »