How can science-based global environmental initiatives be advanced at national policy level as well as local community projects? PNM host Patrick Sajbel welcomes Madison resident Karen Kendrick-Hands to share her story and perspectives on environmental activism. Through her leadership in Rotary International, a new seventh focus area of Protecting the Environment was added. She is […]
Advocacy Groups Reveal New Analysis: Energy Burden Disparities in Milwaukee and links to Redlined Areas Virtual Press Event — Thursday, April 8, 2021 1 PM (CST)–Online RSVP to receive Zoom link at: https://act.sierraclub.org/events/details?formcampaignid=7013q000001lAN7AAM Online press event revealing new analysis on energy burden in Milwaukee, showing major disparities and links to redlined areas. The event will […]
Join 702WI at Olbrich Botanical Gardens for this special author event with award-winning environmental journalist Ben Goldfarb, who will discuss his book Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter. The event is ticketed, with a portion of all proceeds donated to Olbrich, and will be followed by a book signing.
Yahara Pride Farms: Collaborating for farm sustainability and water quality Join us for Yahara Lakes 101 to learn about the issues that impact our lakes! About this Talk Agricultural areas represent the majority of the Yahara Watershed and the largest potential for phosphorus reduction. So what is being done in rural areas to help our […]
Sixteen year old Swedish climate activist Greta Thurnberg gained international attention when she lambasted the world’s CEOs for their inaction on climate change at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Since then, Thurnberg has used her new-found fame to call on her cohorts around the world to join in a one-day climate strike […]
A “Petroleum Puppet” — that’s what Anthony Rogers-Wright, Policy and Organizing Director at Environmental Action, calls the Trump’s pick of Scott Pruitt to head the EPA. Pruitt, the current Attorney General of Oklahoma, is an avowed climate change denier, backer of fracking, and is currently involved in a lawsuit against Obama’s “Clean Power Plan”.