Ryan Zinke (Rightly) Blames Environmentalists For California’s Wildfires

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was in California a few days ago to assess the damage done resulting from wildfires that occurred there recently. He correctly laid blame at the feet where it belongs: environmentalists. Thankfully, President Trump also paid the Golden State a visit and Governor Jerry Brown has adopted President Trump and Secretary… Read More Ryan Zinke (Rightly) Blames Environmentalists For California’s Wildfires

Environmentalists Lose on Two Legal Fronts

Despite the wave of lawsuits from environmentalist organizations in reaction to the Trump Administration’s environmental policies, fortunately, there are (albeit limited) instances where greens have lost. At times governments push back against environmentalists because their policies are will destroy jobs or economic growth. For example, in Massachusetts a federal agency disputed claims made by the… Read More Environmentalists Lose on Two Legal Fronts

Two eco-terrorists arrested for logging company sabotage

Three people were arrested in connection with vandalism of logging equipment that took place in south Ouachita Parish, Louisiana last week. Joshua Jurca, 22, and Rhonda Barnes, 21 and a thirteen-year old boy were booked on charges of felony criminal damage. According to The News Star, investigators state the three allegedly broke into a logging… Read More Two eco-terrorists arrested for logging company sabotage

Anti-logging lawsuits help environmentalists burn down homes

McLatchy reports that lawmakers and witnesses who testified before a US House subcommittee state that lawsuits from environmentalist groups are draining much needed resources that could be used to log forests in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. Tuolumne County, California supervisor Randy Hanvelt made his case during testimony by using photographs taken during the 2013 Yosemite-area… Read More Anti-logging lawsuits help environmentalists burn down homes

Canadian environmentalists defend bird nests over logging

The Pebble in the Pond Environmental Society out of Powell River, British Columbia has recently announced they will work to block logging by court action resulting from a study the group did assessing bird nest populations. According to Powell River’s Peak Online, a field ornithologist and wildlife technician specializing in birds from Vancouver Island named… Read More Canadian environmentalists defend bird nests over logging