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Supreme Court's EPA Ruling Extends Beyond Climate Fight. What You Need to Know

July 1, 2022 9:43 am Source: https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/national-international/supreme-courts-epa-ruling-extends-beyond-climate-fight-what-you-need-to-know/2929290/ The Supreme Court’s climate change ruling on Thursday is likely to hinder the Biden administration’s plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions in half by the end of the decade and to make the electric grid carbon-free by 2035. In its major decision, the court limited the reach of the nation’s main anti-air…

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Investing in More Robust Mental Health Support for Wildland Firefighters

June 30, 2022 10:03 pm Source: https://www.doi.gov/sites/doi.gov/files/styles/featured_image/public/blog-post/thumbnail-images/blm-caldorfire-2021-ca-aravaipahotshot-byjoebradshawblm.jpg?itok=k0kpYN6J Wildland firefighters work in arduous, stressful environments that can take a significant toll on mental health. With support from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, the Interior and Agriculture departments have begun work to establish a program to recognize and address the mental health needs for federal wildland firefighters. Get The Mitagator The Mitagator™…

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Northern CA Wildfire Threatens 500 Buildings

June 29, 2022 2:22 pm Source: https://www.wildlandfirefighter.com/2022/06/29/northern-ca-wildfire-threatens-500-buildings/ BRIDGEPORT, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire that erupted in Northern California forced evacuations as it threatened about 500 homes and other buildings Tuesday, authorities said. The Rices Fire erupted at around 2 p.m. near the Yuba River in Nevada County and had spread to more than 500 acres (202 hectares) by nightfall,…

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SoCal Is in for More Scorching Weather This Week. Here's How to Stay Safe

June 27, 2022 12:39 pm Source: https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/socal-is-in-for-more-scorching-weather-this-week-heres-how-to-stay-safe/2925420/ Another Monday, another day of triple-digit temperatures in Southern California — and it’s only the start of the summer. The extreme heat and dry conditions create a potentially explosive combination when it comes to wildfires, in addition to raising concern for the health of people and their pets. Temperatures are expected to…

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Rare Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Save the Sequoia Trees

June 24, 2022 7:57 pm Source: https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/rare-bipartisan-bill-introduced-to-save-the-sequoia-trees/2923512/ A rare bipartisan bill was introduced by a group of lawmakers to save the sequoia trees. Republican congressmen Kevin McCarthy (Calif.) and Bruce Westerman (Ark.), and Democratic congressman Scott Peters (Calif.) introduced the bill, which is cosponsored by 75 others. It’s aimed at expediting reforestation. “Poor land management and climate change are…

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Wildfire Threatens Unspoiled GA Island Rich in History

June 24, 2022 2:59 pm Source: https://www.wildlandfirefighter.com/2022/06/24/wildfire-threatens-unspoiled-ga-island-rich-in-history/   By RUSS BYNUM Associated Press ST. CATHERINES ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Wildfires sparked by lightning have scorched hundreds of acres on this unspoiled island off the Georgia coast, where crews are battling to protect plantation ruins, the remnants of a 16th century Spanish mission and archaeological sites that have yielded human…

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A Project to Improve Sage-grouse Habitat in Idaho is also Reducing Wildfire Risk

June 23, 2022 5:14 pm Source: https://www.doi.gov/sites/doi.gov/files/styles/featured_image/public/blog-post/thumbnail-images/greater-sage-grouse-sd-2011-by-steve-fairbairn-fws-sm.jpg?itok=W7sSG4wI A robust collaboration among federal, state, and local agencies in Idaho is working toward shared conservation stewardship of sagebrush habitat on 1.67 million acres. This project is not only creating a more resilient landscape, promoting plant diversity, and benefiting species like sage-grouse, it is also reducing the risk of severe wildfires. And…

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