A Virginia State Senator joins us to talk about the ongoing struggle to pass a budget in the Commonwealth. A former Obama appointee tells us why he's running for Prince George's County executive. From Metro to Medicaid, we talk about the week's biggest regional news on the Politics Hour.
Across our region, suburban development and invasive species are threatening the delicate ecology of forests and green spaces. We examine the natural history of these ecosystems and new efforts to document the rise and fall of forests in Virginia and the American South.
- Craig Hanson Director, People & Ecosystems Program, World Resources Institute
- Jim McGlone Urban Forest Conservationist, Virginia Department of Forestry
Southern U.S. Forest Cover Gain/Loss###
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