Bureau of Land Management Issues Guidance on Authorizing Carbon Sequestration on Public Land | Latham & Watkins LLP

The guidance sends a signal that carbon capture and sequestration remains a focus of the current administration’s decarbonization efforts. On June 8, 2022, the US Department of Interior’s (Interior) Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued new guidance[1] that outlines the use of federal public lands for geologic sequestration of carbon dioxide (CO2). This widely anticipated … Read more

3 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know About the Science of Quality Management

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Successful entrepreneurs have a knack for walking the fine line between no-win risks versus strategic risks that lead to victory despite any missteps along the way. Whether you’re thinking about starting a business or you’re in deep, integrating the science of quality management into both your personal … Read more

Gabbard applies her Master of Science in Project Management program to her career

Allie Gabbard Allie Gabbard, BSETM ’20, knew she was passionate about project management from the moment she graduated from Ohio University. She immediately entered the workforce as a project manager for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Fort Worth, Texas and quickly moved into her current position as a manufacturing engineer. While her new title did not … Read more

New Bureau of Land Management Guidance on Geologic Carbon Sequestration on Federal Public Lands Answers Some Questions, But Uncertainty Remains for Split-Estate Lands | Snell & Wilmer

On June 8, 2022, the US Department of Interior’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) issued formal guidance[1] describing BLM’s policy for authorizing use of federal public lands for site characterization, injection, and geologic sequestration of carbon dioxide (CO2) for carbon capture and storage (CCS). BLM Instruction Memorandum 2022-041 (IM 2022-041) provides that BLM authorization of … Read more

Will Staats: Why would we abandon science in Vermont’s wildlife management?

This commentary is by Will Staats, who lives in Victory, Vermont. He’s a professional wildlife biologist who has worked in wildlife conservation for nearly 40 years for both the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department and the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department. He is a lifelong woodsman-hunter-trapper. The current mistrust of the Vermont Fish & … Read more

Student-led community science program supports shellfish management

Sarah Risley, a University of Maine graduate student based at the Darling Marine Center, will lead a team of undergraduate and high school students to study the shellfish species living at several sites along the upper Damariscotta River and document local knowledge of the estuary held by fishermen and other local residents. Together, this information … Read more

Combining behavioral & data sciences to optimize chronic disease management

Digital tools have become an essential part of our lives. Online calendars guide our daily routine; Waze and Google Maps plan our routes – warning us of traffic or an accident ahead; websites and apps recommend restaurants nearby; and this is just to name a few. These technologies direct and redirect us, offering optimal guidance … Read more

Management Science Is Facing A Kuhnian Revolution

Person pushing a digital transformation technology button. getty In his 1962 book, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, Thomas Kuhn explains how scientific revolutions occur. When an anomaly challenges an established scientific theory, the scientific community will endeavor to explain it in a way that supports the current theory or try to ignore it. However, if … Read more

CNOOC Limited Announced Changes to Board of Directors and Senior Management

HONG KONG, April 28, 2022 / PRNewswire / – CNOOC Limited (the “Company”, SEHK: 00883, SSE: 600938) announced changes to its board of directors and senior management team. Mr. Xu Keqiang has resigned as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company and has been re-designedated from Executive Director of the Company to Non-executive Director. Mr. … Read more

Nevada Zinc Announces Management Change

TORONTO, April 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Nevada Zinc Corporation (“Nevada Zinc” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: NZN) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Igor Danyliuk as President and CEO of the Company effective June 1, 2022. Mr. Danyliuk is currently a director of Nevada Zinc and will retain his seat on the Board … Read more