Monthly Archives: May 2012

Unsound Advice: NPS and its Drakes Estero DEIS Consultant

Last week, the Department of Interior Inspector General announced an investigation into the conduct of the National Park Service Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Drake’s Estero, prepared by its contractor, VHB.  A spokesman for the Inspector General said “the inquiry will … Continue reading

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Counterfeiting Science: National Park Service vs. Sound Scientific Data

A review of the current Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Drake’s Estero reveals the nature of National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis’ war on the scientific method. The scientific method involves observation, hypothesis, analysis and verification.  In Jarvis’ case, … Continue reading

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