Quantcast

Sierra Magazine: Explore, enjoy and protect the planet.
The Green Life: Daily Roundup: July 14, 2011

« Help Rebuild Japan...Right Now | Main | Movie Review Friday: Madagascar »

July 14, 2011

Daily Roundup: July 14, 2011

Old Habits Die Hard: Adidas, Nike, Puma, H&M and Lacoste have been dumping hazardous chemicals and POPs into rivers in China, Greenpeace says. Guardian

Trade-offs: Obama is considering a massive wind energy proposal that will kill endangered whooping cranes, the “rarest of American birds.” Reuters 

What to Grow: Biofuel production could be vastly more efficient, a new study says, if it switched from corn to miscanthus or switchgrass. New York Times

BART FTW: Los Angeles is bracing for the ten-hour shutdown of Interstate 405 and the ensuing traffic apocalypse that locals are calling "Carmageddon." Washington Post

Poachers Fried: A Thai tiger poacher will not escape punishment, thanks to photos of tigers and tusks that he took on his cell phone. New York Times

 --Mimi Dwyer

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d83451b96069e2014e89d903a4970d

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Daily Roundup: July 14, 2011:

User comments or postings reflect the opinions of the responsible contributor only, and do not reflect the viewpoint of the Sierra Club. The Sierra Club does not endorse or guarantee the accuracy of any posting. The Sierra Club accepts no obligation to review every posting, but reserves the right (but not the obligation) to delete postings that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate.

Up to Top


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...