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Analysis of Governor Kate Brown’s Climate Change Executive Order, 20-04

Analysis of Governor Kate Brown’s Climate Change Executive Order, 20-04

A Positive Direction: Governor Kate Brown’s Executive Order (EO) is breaking with the carbon market-based approach of the past and is instead pursuing a declining ...
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To save our climate we need taller trees not taller wooden buildings

To save our climate we need taller trees not taller wooden buildings

To many of us working at the intersection of forest conservation and climate stability recent opinions and news coverage of proposals to fill our cities ...
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Protection vs. process: CSE's take on Governor Kate Brown's Oregon logging deal

Protection vs. process: CSE’s take on Governor Kate Brown’s Oregon logging deal

On Monday, February 10th, 2020, Governor Kate Brown announced an agreement between environmental and timber industry organizations to stand down on further advocacy for six ...
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The Climate Movement Can't Count on a Conservative Judiciary

The Climate Movement Can’t Count on a Conservative Judiciary

Last week, a majority of judges on a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals panel dismissed the youth climate case Juliana v. United States. Though the ...
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City Rejects Pipeline Expansion at Zenith Tar Sands Oil Train Terminal In Portland

City Rejects Pipeline Expansion at Zenith Tar Sands Oil Train Terminal In Portland

Portland, OR – On October 21, 2019, the City of Portland rejected a request by Zenith Energy to build three new pipes connecting Zenith’s oil ...
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