Doug Moss

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Tropical Rainforest Deforestation

By most accounts, deforestation in tropical rainforests adds more carbon dioxide to the atmosphere than the sum total of cars and trucks on the world’s roads.

Burrowing Owl Conservation Network

What is the Burrowing Owl Conservation Network and why is it so important to put so much effort into saving one species?

A National Park for Maine?

The idea of turning a large chunk of forest in central Maine into a national park dates back at least 150 years

Fracking Controversy

Fracking is a process whereby drillers blast millions of gallons of water, sand and hazardous chemicals into sub-surface rock formations...

Environmental Electoral Races

Besides the presidential election, what other electoral races are environmentalists keeping an eye on this coming November?

Presidential Energy Policies

Just because the environment is getting short shrift this election season doesn’t mean that candidates Obama and Romney can ignore the issue.