A 2013 study found that 573,000 birds and 888,000 bats are killed every year by wind turbines.
The NPS proposal includes rules for views being spoiled by manmade items such as light pollution from operations’ burning “excess” natural gas, among other subjects.
Waste Management and other recyclers say that more than 2,000 municipalities are paying to dispose of their recyclables instead of the other way around.
In 2015, two years following the state’s legalization of recreational marijuana, there is a surprising clash emerging between the marijuana industry and environmental concerns.
Thanks in part to increasing fossil fuel use, we are bringing about a world where our bodies and our crops have more of the water they need, not less.
What makes the unilateral action in New Mexico so alarming is that the area impacted signifies what could be just the initial phase to implement an internal Department of Interior document from 2009, titled Treasured Landscapes.