President Obama about to designate a new National Monument in the San Gabriel Mountains of California
The World Wildlife Fund reports that vertebrate populations have halved in the last 40 years
Microscopic plastic beads from skin care products showing up in the Great Lakes and elsewhere.
The Wall Street Journal has a nice interactive feature called Waste Lands: America's forgotten nuclear legacy that includes maps and details on the history and current status of Manhattan Project sites.
I continue my effort to downsize; please help me Get Rid of Stuff!.
Photo: Mike Habeck.
Aside from the spectacular dunes, beaches, and generally stunning setting, the Lakeshore is important habitat for Bald Eagles and serves as a nesting site for the endangered Piping Plover.