For the first time, there are signs of foliage die-back on sequoia seedlings, a rare and worrying prospect.
The noise and electronic radiation pose a dire threat to animals and plants in the wilderness regions of the Olympic Peninsula.
"The fight to save the environment is being transformed into a fight for environmental justice."
The Earth is where all people live. If we are going to survive and thrive, the California economy must opt out of using all that oil.
"Once again, we must confront a powerful blow from nature."
The TPP would cost jobs, raise the cost of medical care, and degrade labor conditions and the environment.
"If we expose McCain's underhanded tactics, S750 will likely die just like a vampire in the sun."
With 700,000 acres burned so far this year, there's no end in sight for the inferno; or firefighters and victims, the numbers represent an uphill battle.
Ten years after Katrina the racial disparities in New Orleans, in the richest country in the world, have actually widened.
There is a certain quality to the air in the Cascades in Oregon that defies attempts to put it into words.