Greg Gerritt strongly urges you to support menhaden management based on leaving enough in the sea for the circle of life to flow abundantly along our coasts.Read More
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Society is being ripped apart, but not because of some Democrat vs. Republican reality TV show, or by some ongoing feud between conservatives and liberals. It’s being led backwards by a disrespect of knowledge and truth.Read More
Rhode Island’s forestlands are being lost to residential, commercial, and other non-forest land uses at an alarming rate. The extent of forests in Rhode Island decreased by about 10,000 acres between 1998 and 2007.Read More
HOPKINTON, R.I. — Rhode Island just doesn’t get it, even when it tries to be 21st century. Cutting down some 30,000 trees to make room for a solar farm is only slightly less 1980’s than destroying 200 acres of forest to build a fossil-fuel power plant.Read More
President Trump’s fiscal 2018 budget proposal would eliminate the U.S. Chemical Safety Board even though the CSB is to catastrophic chemical disasters what the National Transportation Safety Board is to airline crashes, train derailments and bridge collapses.Read More