Scientific Integrity

EPA Science Program Scrambled by Last Minute Moves

EPA Science Program Scrambled by Last Minute Moves Long-Term Research Plans Ditched; New Round of Buyouts; New “Brand” Emphasis Washington, DC — In the waning days of the Bush administration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency science program is being...

Lame Duck Laurel to NOAA Staff for Anti-Whale Work

Lame Duck Laurel to NOAA Staff for Anti-Whale Work Supreme Court Sonar Ruling Product of NOAA Appointee with Track Record Washington, DC — Yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling allowing the U.S. Navy to deploy sonar arrays linked to the deaths of whale and other marine...

Federal Wildlife Agencies Ordered to Ignore Global Warming

Federal Wildlife Agencies Ordered to Ignore Global Warming No Review of New Greenhouse Gas Pollution for Impact on Species or Habitat Washington, DC — Top Bush administration officials have forbidden wildlife agencies from analyzing the effects of greenhouse gas...