Contact: Ryan Balis at 202-543-4110 or [email protected]
"Earth Day Interview
Locator Service" and Earth Day Fact Kit Available to Journalists
and Public Policy Experts in a Wide Variety of Environmental
Fields Available for Earth Day 2005
The Earth Day Information Center
is offering an Earth Day Interview Locator Service to provide
journalists and broadcasters with scientists and policy experts
who are able to discuss Earth Day-related issues. Earth Day is
The interview locator service
offers access on a wide range of environmental fields. Experts
are available on such issues as environmental stewardship, global
warming, ANWR and energy development, urban sprawl, air and water
quality issues, regulatory policy, the Endangered Species Act,
environmental justice and biotechnology.
Extensive information related
to Earth Day and environmental policy is available at the Earth
Day Information Center website at http://www.nationalcenter.org/EarthDay98.html.
Experts available through the
Earth Day Information Center's extensive database include:
* Dr. Bonner Cohen, senior
fellow of The National Center for Public Policy Research. Dr.
Cohen is an expert on endangered species, regulations, air quality,
energy, property rights, sound science, waste management, water
and "sustainable development" v. "sustained development."
* Dr. S. Fred Singer, president
of Science and Environmental Policy Project and professor emeritus
of environmental science at the University of Virginia. Dr. Singer
is an expert in issues including air pollution, global climate
change, the ozone layer, acid rain and energy.
* Steven Milloy, publisher
of JunkScience.com and CSRwatch.com, and adjunct scholar at the
Cato Institute, Competitive Enterprise Institute, and National
Center for Policy Analysis. Milloy specializes on climate change,
environmental health, risk assessment, and science as it relates
to public policy.
* Paul Driessen is a senior
fellow specializing in environmental and economic development
issues with several think tanks and is the author of Eco-Imperialism.
Mr. Driessen has written extensively on global environmental
policy as it pertains to health, regulation and energy in the
* Robert J. Smith, senior environmental
scholar at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and a former
consultant to the President's Council on Environmental Quality.
Mr. Smith is an expert on property stewardship and rights, forest
health and endangered species.
* Dr. Gerald Marsh, physicist
at Argonne National Labs. Dr. Marsh is an expert on nuclear energy
and waste storage. He is an advisory board member of The National
Center for Public Policy Research's John P. McGovern, MD Center
for Environmental and Regulatory Affairs.
In addition to these experts
and others not listed here, an online information clearinghouse
is available at http://www.nationalcenter.org/EarthDay98.html.
A history of Earth Day is available, as well as information and
commentary on issues such as global warming, energy policy, urban
sprawl, mileage standards and property rights.
To book an expert for Earth
Day 2005 interviews, contact Ryan Balis at (202) 543-4110 or
e-mail him at [email protected].