[ 12 December, 2013; 12:00 pm; ] Camels are Australia's greatest natural resource. That was a silly sentence, but Camel rides are a blast, and the city is going to be full of them this Thursday. The carnival is back with twice as many...Show More Summary
CONSOL Energy purchases a vast swath of natural gas drilling rights from Dominion Resources.
Donald Kaberuka, the President of the African Development Bank and the leading voice for forward-leaning economic policy on the continent, has come out publicly in favor of paying some portion of natural resource windfalls as a direct dividend to citizens. Show More Summary
Ohio hunters checked 75,408 white-tailed deer during the weeklong gun hunting season, Dec. 2-8, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). ”With the muzzleloader season and almost two months of archery hunting yet to come, Ohio hu...
Laredo Petroleum could be sitting in the sweet spot of the Permian Basin if one believes the estimates of Pioneer Natural Resources.
Could textiles from trees replace our toxic and oil-based ones? Finland, the Scandinavian country known as the land of the lakes, northern lights and endless forests, is bridging a gap between its natural resources and the sustainable textile sector. Show More Summary
Former Sierra Club president Edgar Wayburn once pointed out that, in at least one respect, wilderness was like any other natural resource: "Once it is consumed, it is gone forever." When that happens, we lose a lot more than scenery....Show More Summary
At two public hearings on proposed regulation, residents of Chicago and southern Illinois showed they stand united against fracking in the Land of Lincoln. The crowd in Chicago got rowdy when a Department of Natural Resources (DNR) hearing...Show More Summary
The pipeline "creates few jobs in Canada compared to its scale and exports more of our natural resources even faster," a union leader said. The post Largest Private-Sector Union In Canada Says ‘No’ To The Northern Gateway Pipeline appeared first on ThinkProgress.
No news is good news for the S&P 500 as it rallies to another fresh closing high. But those gains were paltry compared to Given Imaging, Prana Biotechnology, and Alpha Natural Resources, which all advanced by double-digits on the da...
Michigan’s 2013 firearm deer season wrapped up last weekend, and challenging conditions and lower deer numbers in some areas have likely led to fewer deer being taken this year, the Department of Natural Resources announced today. Firearm season deer...
Georgia’s wildlife and natural habitats don’t depend on St. Nick. When it comes to conservation, these wild creatures and wild places depend largely on Georgians. The mission of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Nongame Conservation...
Got soil? Go outside and dig your fingers in it. It’s World Soil Day! Here’s a message from USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service on how important healthy soil is and how using conservation practices like no-till can help farmers take … Continue reading ?
One animal added to the Department of Agriculture’s “list of natural resources which should be conserved or protected before extermination”: the skunk, cited for its “great economic importance.” —“Skunk Added to List of Natural Resources,”...Show More Summary
Canada represents one of the biggest energy-producing nations in the world, and its oil sands are very promising for the future of ConocoPhillips, Marathon Oil, and Canadian Natural Resources.
China launched its first moon rover mission early Monday, the latest step in an ambitious space program. The Chang'e-3 mission is carrying the moon rover Yutu in mid-December to explore the lunar surface and look for natural resources. Show More Summary
China launched its first ever extraterrestrial landing craft the Yutu or Jade Rabbit buggy-— a solar-powered, six-wheeled vehicle similar to ones the United States has sent to Mars- into orbit. Chang'e-3 lunar probe blasted off on board an enhanced Long...
By John Crabtree on December 2, 2013 - 5:21pm The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) just opened the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) for new enrollments in 2014. From December 2 through January 17, 2014, farmers, ranchers, and foresters interested in participating in the program can submit applications to NRCS. Show More Summary
Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) is pushing a bill aimed at ensuring national parks remain open in the event that the government someday closes down again. The bill, set to be considered by the House Natural Resources Committee on Wednesday,...Show More Summary
Country's first lunar probe aims to seek out natural resources, as Chinese government jostles for space supremacy.