Meteorologists fact-check Cuomo’s claim New York ‘didn’t have hurricanes’ before climate change

Governor’s comment come in response to Halloween storm in upstate New York By Valerie Richardson – The Washington Times – Friday, November 1, 2019 New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared Friday that New York had never been hit by hurricanes or other strong storms before climate change, prompting double-takes and fact-checks from those who haven’t… Read More Meteorologists fact-check Cuomo’s claim New York ‘didn’t have hurricanes’ before climate change

Environmentalists Condemn Protection For Endangered Bird Species

Piping plover birds are located primarily on the northeast coast of the United States and are classified as an endangered species. A unique habit of the feathered creature is that they lay their eggs usually in beach sand. Their egg-laying season takes place around late April or early May. The eggs start hatching the bird… Read More Environmentalists Condemn Protection For Endangered Bird Species

Environmentalists Use Fishing Monitors to Shut Down Commercial Fishing

Despite Congressional funding, a long standing dispute involving environmentalists and commercial fishermen over fishing monitors will continue. The dispute is over how the monitors should be paid for. Environmentalists say the fishing industry should foot the bill, while fishermen want the taxpayers to do so. On the surface it sounds like a fight over subsidies… Read More Environmentalists Use Fishing Monitors to Shut Down Commercial Fishing