No Cap-And-Trade In New Senate Conservation Bill

Law360, New York (October 27, 2009, 4:47 PM EDT) -- Seeking to use science and natural resources management to combat the negative effects of global warming, three senators from disparate corners of the country have unveiled new legislation to protect forests, coastlines and wildlife habitats and the people who rely on those resources for their livelihoods.

Sens. Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M.; Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I.; and Max Baucus, D-Mont., introduced on Tuesday the Natural Resources Climate Adaptation Act of 2009, which would require all relevant federal agencies to prepare a national strategy and individual agency plans to minimize...
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