WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 17 September 2017

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports. Top News Stories for Sunday, 17 September 2017: … Continue reading WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 17 September 2017

Eyes on Washington week ending 09.15.17

Shhhhh! Climate change may be related to historic 2017 hurricane season Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, says it is insensitive to discuss climate change in the midst of deadly storms. Tomás Regalado, the Republican mayor of Miami whose citizens raced to evacuate before Hurricane Irma, says if not now, when? “This … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 09.15.17

WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 06 August 2017

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports. Top News Stories for Sunday, 06 August 2017: … Continue reading WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 06 August 2017

Eyes on Washington week ending 08.04.17

Top Environmental Protection Agency official resigns over direction of agency under Trump The Hill reported a top Environmental Protection Agency official resigned last Tuesday in protest of the direction the EPA has taken under Trump. Elizabeth “Betsy” Southerland ended her 30-year run at the agency with a scathing exit letter in which she claimed that … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 08.04.17

Eyes on Washington week ending 05.19.17

The Paris Agreement & The G-7 Summit Next week the G-7 Summit commences in Taormina, Sicily on May 26th through the 27th with leaders from Japan, United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Italy, France and Canada. The Summit’s agenda includes a focus discussion on: Energy and climate change; The Paris Agreement; the role of green finance; … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 05.19.17

Eyes on Washington week ending 05.12.17

Questions continue to loom over U.S. exiting the Paris Agreement The White House postponed a meeting last Tuesday to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal. The White House said late last Monday that the meeting would be rescheduled. This is the second time a meeting of top aides … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 05.12.17

WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 12 March 2017

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports. Top News Stories for Sunday, 12 March 2017: … Continue reading WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 12 March 2017

Eyes on Washington week ending 03.10.17

Former Montana Republican Congressman, Ryan Zinke was sworn in on March 1, 2017 as the Secretary of the Interior Department, assuming oversight of 400 million acres of public land, mostly in the West. Zinke told Senators at a January hearing that federal land management should be done under a multiple-use model that allows hiking, hunting, … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 03.10.17

WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 26 February 2017

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports. Top News Stories for Sunday, 26 February 2017: … Continue reading WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 26 February 2017

Eyes on Washington week ending 02.24.17

Scott Pruitt, the newly confirmed chief of the Environmental Protection Agency, had closely coordinated ties with fossil-fuel companies and special interest groups working to undermine federal efforts to curb planet-warming carbon emissions, while he served as the Attorney General in Oklahoma. Prior to his confirmation, an Oklahoma judge ruled that Pruitt had been illegally withholding … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 02.24.17