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Donald F. Boesch: April 2010
President, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Donald F. Boesch: April 2010

Donald F. Boesch, an oceanographer, is president of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science and Vice Chancellor for Environmental Sustainability for the University System of Maryland.

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For Earth's sake, energy next

My expertise extends neither to immigration or politics, but as an environmental scientist, I have to say that we are burning up precious time as well as excessive carbon as a result of the political jockeying in Congress.

By Donald F. Boesch | April 29, 2010; 10:24 AM ET | Comments (3)

Think carbon and nitrogen

In the spirit of the 1970s, passage of a bipartisan, comprehensive energy and climate change legislation in 2010 would be a good start for the next generation.

By Donald F. Boesch | April 20, 2010; 01:26 PM ET | Comments (0)

A mosaic?

I would hope that what we are seeing in the Obama Administration's recent announcements are the tiles in a mosaic that will be revealed, by stepping back, as a coherent picture upon completion.

By Donald F. Boesch | April 8, 2010; 03:41 PM ET | Comments (3)

Get off oil

Of course, total energy independence cannot be fully achieved, but there are many good reasons (security of energy supplies and costs to the economy among them) to reduce the U.S. dependence on imported oil.

By Donald F. Boesch | April 1, 2010; 03:34 PM ET | Comments (7)

 
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