Month: December 2014

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Terry Tempest Williams

In this installment of Earth Matters, Nathan Newcomer - Earth Matters co-producer and NM Wilderness Alliance Gila Grass Roots Organizer presents a recording of Terry Tempest Williams - keynote speaker at the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act conference in October 2014. Visit the New Mexico Wilderness Alliance for additional info on their activities in wilderness protection and environmental activism. Earth Matters airs Tuesday & Thursday at 10am and 8pm […]

today22 December 2014

Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Norm Gaume on ISC Gila Diversion

Earth Matters co-producer Allyson Siwik is joined by former Interstate Stream Commission (ISC) director and water engineer Norm Gaume to discuss the November 24 ISC decision to move forward with a Gila River diversion project under the Arizona Water Settlements Act. The planning process has been tainted by transparency issues, including Open Meetings Act violations at the Interstate Stream Commission and locally with the Gila-San Francisco Water Commission, calling into […]

today16 December 2014

Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Katie Davis on GNF Policy and Planning

This week on Earth Matters, Donna Stevens interviews Katherine (Katie) Davis, Public Lands Campaigner with the Center for Biological Diversity. They discuss issues that affect the Gila National Forest, such as the multi-year process of revising the Forest Plan, a comprehensive document that will guide Forest Service projects and policies for years - or decades - to come.  Davis also talks about the recent Travel Management decision on the Gila […]

today3 December 2014

Earth Matters

Earth Matters / Sharman Apt Russell on Citizen Science

This week's show is about Citizen Science, a welcome new trend in the field of science and research.  It’s also about tiger beetles, especially Western red-bellied tiger beetles. Donna Stevens interviews Sharman Apt Russell, the author of several books, including An Obsession with Butterflies, Anatomy of a Rose, and Hunger: An Unnatural History.  Her latest book is called  Diary of a Citizen Scientist: Chasing tiger beetles and other new ways of engaging the world.  […]

today3 December 2014

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