two weeks in the West

Gilman, Sarah
March 2008
High Country News;3/17/2008, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p3
The article offers several environmental news briefs in the U.S. It discusses the discovery of 70 kind of chemicals that include Dieldrin, a banned insecticide. It cites the protection and proposed expansion of habitat for the threatened Canada lynx, white tailed prairie dog and the greater sage grouse by the Fish and Wildlife Service. It talks about the termination of operation of the Environment Protection Agency on the controversial mercury pollution schemes in 2005.


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