WILLIAM J. RIPPLE, CHRISTOPHER WOLF, THOMAS M. NEWSOME, MAURO GALETTI, MOHAMMED ALAMGIR, EILEEN CRIST, MAHMOUD I. MAHMOUD, WILLIAM F. LAURANCE, and 15,364 scientist signatories from 184 countries Twenty-five years ago, the Union of Concerned Scientists and more than 1700 independent scientists, including the majority of living Nobel laureates in the sciences, penned the 1992 “World […]

Letter To Editor by Alan Journet, Ashland Daily Tidings, July 17th, 2019 Discussion of HB 2020 in the Oregon Senate was thwarted when Republicans walked out, claiming that their concerns and proposals had been ignored. Prominent among the runaway Republicans was Sen. Cliff Bentz, R-Ontario, himself a member of the Joint Committee developing HB 2020. […]

Jes Burns, OPB July 12, 2019 The state of Oregon says federal environmental impact findings for the Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas project are inadequate and sometimes incorrect. State agencies submitted 250 pages of comments to federal energy regulators late last week on the project’s draft environmental impact statement (DEIS). The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has […]