All posts by Jeanne Klobnak-Ball
Poisoned Pollinators: Protecting bees in the Cowboy State
Jackson Hole, WYO – Thirty-nine species of ubiquitous mosquitos easily outnumber 10 to 20 million honeybees working 300 commercial hives on ranchlands around Jackson Hole. Controlling mosquitos, and other undesirable insect and plant species, in a manner...
- Posted May 27, 2014
Climate Cowboys Part II:
JACKSON, WYO – Part II: Wyoming’s coal wealth dictates greenhouse gas solutions Despite mounting scientific evidence, climate change is hardly settled science in Wyoming. Free-market Libertarians remain highly skeptical, questioning the validity of human-caused climate alterations, dismissing...
- Posted May 13, 2014
JACKSON, WYO – Climate change may devastate Jackson Hole economy unless leaders act decisively Wyoming’s buried wealth, a rich store of carbon fossil fuels, amounts to the state’s goose that laid the golden egg, lining coffers generously...
- Posted May 6, 2014
A Governor’s Plan: Mead’s plan puts focus on fossil fuels
JACKSON, WYO – Wyoming Governor Matt Mead says advancing a state energy strategy that “strikes the right balance between energy development and environmental conservation” is among his highest priorities. Conservationists contend Mead’s vision for Wyoming’s energy lacks...
- Posted February 4, 2014
RENEGADE CURRENCY: Will Bitcoin and its ilk end the Fed?
JACKSON, WYO – Like a misunderstood rebel turned superhero, Bitcoin has morphed from infamy and its role in Silk Road drug deals to digital currency’s darling poster child. When Lloyds of London creates cold storage for the...
- Posted January 21, 2014