July 11, 2012
by Dylan Gasperik

Ocean Devotion (part 2)

Dylan Gasperik, Program Assistant, Communications, Santa Monica, California
In my inaugural switchboard blog post, I outlined three major threats to the living ocean; plastic pollution, oil drilling, and ocean acidification. Here are tw… Continue reading

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July 20, 2011
by Peter Lehner

Protecting Alaska’s Tongass National Forest with Litigation Victories and Persistence

Peter Lehner, Executive Director, New York City Last week I had the pleasure of traveling to the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska, one of NRDC’s BioGems and a place we first helped save more than 35 years ago. As a mountain climber and… Continue reading

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March 3, 2011
by Mark Izeman

Is a Catskill casino still in the cards?

For those wondering if efforts to bring a Las Vegas-style casino to the Catskills in New York is still in the cards, the answer is unfortunately “yes” – depending on what comes next.
By now, casino-watchers have learned that in Februa… Continue reading

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