Down to Earth – August 2011

Click on the link below to download the August 2011 issue of Down to Earth. In this issue: Mega-loads Victory Habitat Conservation Plan...

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Oil Spill In The Yellowstone River

When it comes to nature and America, you don’t get bigger names than Yellowstone. Friday night, near Billings, Montana, an Exxon-Mobil...

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Schweitzer lets Montana Environmental Policy Act overhaul become law

May 12, 2011 HELENA — Gov. Brian Schweitzer on Thursday let a controversial bill become law despite warnings from critics saying it...

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Capitol Monitor – 2011 Legislative Session

Volume 19, Number 14 — May 4, 2011 PDF Version The Session’s Over . . . but there’s still One Thing for You to Do This is the...

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Down to Earth – May 2011

Click on the link below to download the May 2011 issue of Down to Earth. In this issue: Legislative Summary Legislative session in review...

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Schweitzer Veto’s Cyanide Mining Bill

April 13, 2011 HELENA — In vintage political theater in front of Montana’s Capitol, Gov. Brian Schweitzer wielded three red-hot...

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Down to Earth – March 2011

Click on the link below to download the March 2011 issue of Down to Earth. In this Issue: Legislative session summary Mid-session review of...

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Natural Disaster: Republican legislators wage war on Montana’s environmental laws

February 17, 2011 Anne Hedges has lobbied the Montana Legislature on behalf of the Montana Environmental Information Center (MEIC) since...

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‘Clean and healthful’ provision under review by Montana lawmakers

January 26, 2011 HELENA —Legislative supporters of extractive and other industries want to ask voters to change the Montana...

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Climate Change – BLM blows hot air

Last week, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lifted suspensions on 45 oil and gas leases in Montana after concluding that oil field...

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