Environment http://ksjd.org en The Movement Against Hydraulic Fracturing http://ksjd.org/post/movement-against-hydraulic-fracturing <p>In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Joanie Trussel talks with Pete Dronkers, Southwest Circuit Rider at Earthworks, about recent meetings where the public expressed their opposition to the drilling practice of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, how Earthworks will be monitoring air emissions from area gas well sites, and screenings of new documentary films showcasing the movement against fracking in the southwest.</p><p>Listen here:</p><p></p><div id="stcpDiv" style="position: absolute; top: -1999px; left: -1988px;">Southwest Circuit Rider</div> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:56:31 +0000 Joanie Trussel 14597 at http://ksjd.org The Movement Against Hydraulic Fracturing The Colorado Water Plan http://ksjd.org/post/colorado-water-plan <p>In this episode of The River Trip, host Lee-Ann Hill talks with Carrie Lille and Anne Oliver of the Southwest Basin Implementation Planning Team, about their work on the Colorado Water Plan, <span style="font-size: 14px; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">a path forward for providing Colorado with the water needed for healthy watersheds and the environment, robust recreation and tourism economies, vibrant and sustainable cities, and viable and productive agriculture.</span></p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:11:21 +0000 Lee-Ann Hill 14248 at http://ksjd.org The Colorado Water Plan Hydraulic Fracturing In Colorado http://ksjd.org/post/hydraulic-fracturing-colorado <p>In this episode of Pandora's Box, co-host Lyn Patrick interviews Shane Davis about his role in the film "Dear Governor Hickenlooper" and the movement against the controversial drilling practice of hydraulic fracturing, and also talks with Bruce Baizel, Energy Program Director at Earthworks, who provides an update on the politics surrounding this issue in Colorado.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:03:11 +0000 Lyn Patrick 14237 at http://ksjd.org Hydraulic Fracturing In Colorado The Movement Against Hydraulic Fracturing In Colorado http://ksjd.org/post/movement-against-hydraulic-fracturing-colorado <p>The oil and gas drilling practice known as hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking", is meeting resistance in communities across Colorado. In this episode of Pandora's Box, recorded at the Telluride Mountain Film Festival, co-host Joanie Trussel talks with Allison Wolff, producer of the film "Dear Governor Hickenlooper", a collection of&nbsp;documentary films providing new&nbsp;perspectives on fracking and clean energy through the eyes of scientists, entrepreneurs,&nbsp;artists and families.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:16:41 +0000 Joanie Trussel 13256 at http://ksjd.org The Movement Against Hydraulic Fracturing In Colorado Oil and Gas Leasing Near Bluff, Utah http://ksjd.org/post/oil-and-gas-leasing-near-bluff-utah <p>The Bureau of Land Management recently initiated a process for leasing public land near Bluff, Utah for oil and gas development. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Josh Ewing, executive director of Friends of Cedar Mesa, about where these parcels are located, and why residents are concerned.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:00:31 +0000 Tom Yoder 13023 at http://ksjd.org Oil and Gas Leasing Near Bluff, Utah Changes To The Dolores River Valley Plan http://ksjd.org/post/changes-dolores-river-valley-plan <p>In this episode of The River Trip, host Lee-Ann Hill talks with former Montezuma County Commissioner Dewayne Findley and Tim Hunter from the <span class="userContent" data-ft="{&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}">Montezuma County Planning Commission about the Dolores River Valley Plan, and the Montezuma County Commissioners' recent decision to remove Chapter 8, including the Transferable Development Rights option, from the County Land Use Code</span>.</p><p><em>Listen here:</em></p><p></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:52:34 +0000 Lee-Ann Hill 12283 at http://ksjd.org Changes To The Dolores River Valley Plan Pandora's Box - June 17th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/pandoras-box-june-17th-2014 <p>In this episode of Pandora's Box, host Joanie Trussel talks with Ronnie Egan, former executive director of Great Old Broads For Wilderness, about how she came to be an environmental activist and where she sees the environmental movement today and into the future. This interview was taped at the 2014 Telluride Mountain Film Festival.</p><p>Listen here:</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:36:18 +0000 Joanie Trussel 11075 at http://ksjd.org Pandora's Box - June 17th, 2014 The River Trip - June 12th, 2014 http://ksjd.org/post/river-trip-june-12th-2014 <p></p><p>Listen here:</p><p>On this expedition of the River Trip, KSJD's monthly program dedicated to river issues and a celebration of those who love to float whitewater, Tom Yoder from KSJD talks with Andy Hutchinson and Josh Munson, board members from Dolores River Boating Advocates, about their spring boating experiences on the upper Dolores, San Miguel, and Colorado Rivers, and how they are working to keep recreational experiences part of the discussion around water rights in the southwest.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:52:15 +0000 Tom Yoder 10826 at http://ksjd.org The River Trip - June 12th, 2014 KSJD Airs Wildfire Series http://ksjd.org/post/ksjd-airs-wildfire-series <p>Whether you live in the wildland-urban interface where the threat of wildfire to your home and property are greatest, or you live in a city or town and use public lands for recreation, the danger of wildfire in the Four Corners area affects all of us.</p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 16:57:52 +0000 Tom Yoder 10646 at http://ksjd.org KSJD Airs Wildfire Series Greater Dolores Action http://ksjd.org/post/greater-dolores-action <p>Greater Dolores Action works to create a sustainable funding source for implementing scientific, restoration, and stewardship projects for the Dolores River. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Scott Clow, Greater Dolores Action Board President, and Elaine Chick, Festival Director for the Dolores River Festival, about what projects they are working on, and what to expect on Saturday, June 7th, at their annual fundraising event, the Dolores River Festival.</p><p></p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:38:22 +0000 Tom Yoder 10489 at http://ksjd.org Greater Dolores Action