DATE: December 15, 2018 CONTACT: Becca Pollard, Co-Founder, Keep Wayne Wild EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Recently the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the US Government both issued reports acknowledging what people all over the world already knew--urgent action is needed in order to prevent catastrophic climate change.
Despite these reports, agencies and legislative bodies that claim to serve the public interest continue to support des
In September of 2016 the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced its plan to lease up to 40,000 acres of the Marietta Unit of Wayne National Forest (Ohio’s only national forest) to gas and oil companies for unconventional hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Over the past year and a half, the BLM has leased about 2,400 acres through online auctions on the website of Texas-based firm EnergyNet.com, and has its fifth auction planned for March 22nd. Last month the US Forest Ser