New York State Assembly Passes Gas Drilling Moratorium Bill - Will Governor Cuomo Support It?

Today, the New York State Assembly passed legislation to suspend the issuance of new permits for hydrofracking in New York State until June 1, 2012.

Efforts to Save Bird Once Thought Extinct Rewarded by Lowering of Species' Threat Status

Conservationists Caution More Work Needed to Prevent Extinction

Pale-headed Brush-Finch by A. Sornoza