African Lion (Photo by Bhargava Srivari on Unsplash)

In this week’s social shares for Facebook and Twitter: Scott Pruitt, red wolves, bees, elephants and lions. Share any or all of these stories on social media, and remind your friends and family just how important it is to protect nature and the environment!Facebook Social SharesTwitterAlready, more than 14,000 Environmental Action supporters have asked governors across the U.S. to ban […]

Rusty patched bumble bees are endangered One year ago, the rusty patched bumble bee was listed as endangered — the first bumble bee to be listed in the Continental United States under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).These bees have lost 87 percent of their population over the last 20 years.1 Among the causes? The widespread use of bee-killing pesticides.Rusty patched bumble bees are […]

Your weekly news roundup on everything environment Rolling ad confronts DC politicians with the face of Wolf Killing Photos of dead and maimed wolves posted online in recent weeks, have started a firestorm of controversy over renewed hunting and trapping of the once federally protected animals. Environmental Action  – a national Environmental Group founded in 1970 that helped push for passage of the […]

Your weekly news roundup on everything environmentSenate Blocks Ending Tax Subsidies to Big OilThe Senate failed to end tax subsidies for big oil last week in a mostly partisan vote, with four Democrats joining 43 Republicans to filibuster the bill. The only two Republicans to break ranks were Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Olympia Snowe (R-ME).The bill, sponsored by Senator […]