News about the environment for people who live in cities

From Tidepool.org. Global warming confuses the caribou and other observations from long time Arctic researchers who come up to Toolik Lake every summer to do research on the ecosystem.
Meanwhile, Alaska is melting–over the past few years, temperatures have risen about 8 degrees in the winter.
Meanwhile, the world’s largest tsunami simulation tank has just been opened in Corvallis, Oregon. This week emergency response folks in Oregon will practice what to do in case the big one comes.
And George Bush’s horrendous environmental record is is still being discussed. Mother Jones weighs in here on how Bush had hidden the bad stuff away from the public.