Climate

Researchers Are Retracing the Steps of a Century-Old Expedition to See How California's Birdlife Has Changed

Researchers Are Retracing the Steps of a Century-Old Expedition to See How California's Birdlife Has Changed

— In 1908, Joseph Grinnell began a 30-year project to document the state’s wildlife. Now, a modern resurvey of his study sites is yielding unprecedented insights into birds’ vulnerabilities and resilience.
Washington Legislature Ends with Mixed Climate Victories and More Work Ahead for Comprehensive Climate Action

Washington Legislature Ends with Mixed Climate Victories and More Work Ahead for Comprehensive Climate Action

— Policy discussions on a clean fuels standard, carbon pricing, and other economy-wide approaches to carbon reduction lays groundwork for substantive climate action in 2021.
Senate Misses Opportunity By Scuttling Energy Package

Senate Misses Opportunity By Scuttling Energy Package

WASHINGTON — “This package presented a missed opportunity to make meaningful bi-partisan progress in modernizing our energy system,&rdq

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

— The proposal, submitted by the Energy Future New Orleans coalition, will establish a 100 percent Renewable Energy Standard by 2040 and result in more jobs, greater emissions reductions, and more local investment than alternatives
Virginia Becomes Climate Leader in Southeast Passing Historic Clean Economy Act

Virginia Becomes Climate Leader in Southeast Passing Historic Clean Economy Act

— The 100% clean energy standard legislation gives birds and people of Virginia a “fighting chance against climate change.”
Senate Bill Can Be an Opportunity for Clean Energy for Birds and People

Senate Bill Can Be an Opportunity for Clean Energy for Birds and People

— The package of energy bills supports investment in energy innovation, but Congress must make changes to take full advantage of this opportunity for significant progress on climate mitigation
Audubon Arkansas to Become First 100% Renewable Powered Nonprofit in Arkansas

Audubon Arkansas to Become First 100% Renewable Powered Nonprofit in Arkansas

— Little Rock Audubon Center will launch a Solar Learning Lab to provide community education on clean energy
These Beloved Warblers Migrate North Almost a Week Earlier Than 50 Years Ago

These Beloved Warblers Migrate North Almost a Week Earlier Than 50 Years Ago

— Black-throated Blue Warblers now start spring migration 5.5 days sooner than they did in the 1960s, a new study finds. Is climate change to blame?
Finding Natural Solutions to Cutting Carbon Emissions in Washington State

Finding Natural Solutions to Cutting Carbon Emissions in Washington State

— This legislative session, the Evergreen State can help lead the way in using its own natural resources to capture and store harmful emissions
Practical, Ambitious Virginia Clean Economy Act Passes General Assembly

Practical, Ambitious Virginia Clean Economy Act Passes General Assembly

— The Commonwealth takes bold next step toward becoming first in the Southeast to pass clean energy standard legislation.