Plymouth: Stop the Airport Expansion!

  Katherine Harrelson  Aquifer

The Plymouth Municipal Airport is located on South Meadow Road in West Plymouth and extends into Carver. The Airport is run by the Airport Commission. The Airport Commissioners propose an […]

Plymouth: ZBA, Conservation Commission challenged for approving 348-unit apartment complex on 16 acres in Colony Place

  CLwpBS  Claremont Development

The Plymouth Selectboard made a deal with Claremont Developers behind closed doors in late 2022. In exchange for a special permit from the Zoning Board of Appeals Claremont will gift up to $3 million to the town for a water booster pump. This is a short term, 5-year solution to the town's water crisis, according to the Town Manager. Selectman Bletzer lobbied the ZBA for the permit, publicly. Claremont is deep in a web of questionable dealings. In addition, a lawsuit has been filed challenging the ZBA permit issued as part of the deal.

Solar Gone Wrong in Massachusetts: Case Studies

  CLwpBS  Resources

Large ground-mounted industrial solar projects have already destroyed over 4,000 acres of Massachusetts forests and farmland according to a recent Mass Audubon and Clark University study. Under the state’s climate […]

Global Sand Mining Wars

  CLwpBS  Biodiversity

Four booked for illegal sand mining Jul 03, 2022  The Bhindi Saida police have booked four persons for allegedly indulging in illegal excavation of land near the Ravi river. It […]

Ecological effects of deforestation

  CLwpBS  Biodiversity

Pierre Ibisch, Professor for Nature Conservation and Founding Director of the Centre for Econics and Ecosystem Management discusses the ecological effects of clearcutting forests. Here in Southeast, Massachusetts, hundreds of […]