Environment

Environment

Can only Congress prevent climate change?

NEW YORK - Two south Florida congressmen last week created a new House task force on climate change that seeks to propose clean energy legislation in the next two months. And despite strong headwinds, the bill may not be dead on arrival.

Environment

Wildlife and suburbia mingle in Natomas Basin

Recent sighting of a mink near Sacramento sparked interest in Natomas Basin Conservancy

Restored wetlands draw Swainson’s hawks, otters, foxes and migrating waterfowl

Renewed development in Sacramento and Sutter counties could spur additional conservation efforts