Archive for the 'Wildlife' Category

Mismatch in the Majestic Mountains

May 19, 2009

By Teal Tigner
Corporate Program Consultant,
Clean Air-Cool Planet
(*No fish were harmed during the following events!*)

My family has vacationed in Telluride, Colorado since May 1989.  My dad is an avid fly fisherman and my mom is a mountaineer extraordinaire.  I am a hybrid of both, plus I love rock climbing, so Telluride is the perfect place [...]

It’s not just hot water we’re in; CO2 emissions acidify oceans

May 14, 2009

By Karin Jakubowski
Manager, Northeast Science Center Collaborative
I just returned from a week long vacation on Tybee Island – a small barrier island located eighteen miles east of Savannah, Georgia.  It was the first time my one year old son had the chance to crawl along a sandy beach.  He was fascinated by the sand but [...]

Citizen Scientists Note Changes in Bird Migrations

May 7, 2009

By Roger Stephenson
Executive Vice President for Programs
Clean Air-Cool Planet
This blog is a special welcome to Dick Raines, who was elected to the Clean Air-Cool Planet board of directors last month.  Dick lives in the DC area and also serves on the board of the American Bird Conservancy, and when we met I was delighted to [...]