Newspaper Articles – Alyssa Carducci

Kansas, Nebraska Fight EPA’s Rule on Ethanol Emissions

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning have joined the Energy Future Coalition and the Urban Air Initiative in a lawsuit challenging the Environmental Prote

Nevada Counties, Ranchers, and Miners Challenge Sage Grouse Settlement

Nevada counties, along with mining and ranching groups, sued the Obama administration, challenging a 2011 settlement between the U.S.

California Requires Oil, Gas Companies to Report Water Use

The California state Senate unanimously passed a bill to require oil and gas companies to report the source and amount of water they use in drilling operations.

Maine, Michigan Voters Go Opposite Directions on Wildlife Management

For the second time in ten years, voters in Maine rejected a ban on baiting, trapping, or hounding bears for hunting purposes.

More Logging Needed to Combat Wildfires, California Official Says

Western states have faced severe wildfire seasons in recent years.

States Reject GMO Scares

Voters in two states, Colorado and Oregon, defeated GMO labeling at the ballot box in the November elections.

Industrial Wind Farm Kills Bats While Feds Ignore Problem

A Nevada wind farm has killed triple the number of bats allowed under an agreement with federal wildlife officials, yet the federal government has imposed no significant penalties.

Environmental Activists Threaten Louisiana Water Purification

Environmental activists are targeting Multi-Chem, a company that blends chemicals for oil production, as the company seeks a water discharge permit for its Vermilion Parish, Louisiana facility.