Tag: Environmental News

More signs of trouble

Here in the US, most of us are very much focused on the upcoming election and all the unprecedented, insane drama coming from Washington. It’s hard to imagine it being any other way. But while we’re dealing with a never-ending stream of outrages and… Continue Reading “More signs of trouble”

From the Eco File: Yes, 100° in Siberia

You know I keep a close eye on what’s happening with our Planet. Doing so can be really draining, as many of you no doubt know. The latest distressing but very important news to land in my inbox: the Siberian town of Verkhoyansk recorded… Continue Reading “From the Eco File: Yes, 100° in Siberia”

Record spending for the Environment in Florida

One of the really important headlines coming out of Florida this last week was about the just-passed budget for the coming year and how it highlights new priorities in the Sunshine State. Make no mistake, this thorough re-ordering of spending priorities is a direct… Continue Reading “Record spending for the Environment in Florida”

Trouble in the Arctic, Trouble Everywhere

As many of you no doubt know, I post about environmental issues regularly. That’s true of thousands of bloggers, of course. I usually give a great deal of thought to whether the tone of my posts is too dark. I often agonize over such… Continue Reading “Trouble in the Arctic, Trouble Everywhere”

DeSantis, Environmental Hero?

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is a big-time supporter of Donald trump. That was the cornerstone of his primary campaign when he was in a serious fight with fellow conservative and Florida Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam to get the nomination on the Republican side. You… Continue Reading “DeSantis, Environmental Hero?”

The Environment: The Good News and the Bad News

It may sound like the lead-in to a joke, but that cliche does perfectly sum up where we are right now with the environment. Where we are as far as taking actions which are desperately needed today, to be more precise. The situation is… Continue Reading “The Environment: The Good News and the Bad News”