WorldCat Identities

Ritter, Bill 1956-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 299 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Documentary films  Biography  Biographical films 
Roles: Interviewee
Classifications: QC903.2.R54, 551.6978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Ritter
Split estate ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Imagine discovering that you don't own the mineral rights under your land, and that an energy company plans to drill for natural gas two hundred feet from your front door. Imagine finding that you have little or no recourse to protect your home or land from such development. [The film] maps a tragedy in the making, as citizens in the path of a new drilling boom in the Rocky Mountain West struggle against the erosion of their civil liberties, their communities and their health." -- Container
Colorado scenic byways : taking the other road by Jim Steinberg ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The untold story of Ralph Carr the fate of 3 Japanese Americans and the internment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of World War II, Colorado governor Ralph L. Carr (1939-1943) and his fight to insure that Japanese Americans were treated as the American citizens they were. He fought to keep their Constitutional rights in tact. He welcomed Japanese Americans into Colorado at a time when discrimination and racial hatred against the Japanese was at its height. He fought to keep Japanese Americans out of the internment camps set up by the United States government. A camp was built in Southeast Colorado called Granada Relocation Center or better known as Camp Amache. Carr risked and lost his political career because he stood up for his principles that every citizen has the same rights under the U.S. Constitution
Colorado climate action plan : a strategy to address global warming ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On November 7, 2007, Colorado Governor Bill Ritter released Colorado's Climate Action Plan. Under the plan, the Governor will issue an executive order by the end of the year establishing a statewide greenhouse gas emissions reductions target of 20 percent below 2005 levels by 2020, and an 80 percent reduction below 2005 levels by 2050. The plan also urges accelerated federal investments in clean coal technologies and state investments in clean coal technologies. Other actions under the plan include an agricultural carbon offset program, Colorado's adoption of California's vehicle GHG emissions standards, an Industrial Energy Efficiency Program for large industrial emitters, and mandatory reporting of GHG emissions by major emitters. The Colorado plan also addresses adaptation measures, with a primary focus on water resources and forestry
How the West was warmed responding to climate change in the Rockies by Beth Conover ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Melting glaciers. Pine beetle infestation. Drought. Carbon footprints. Green jobs and promises of a new energy economy. ... When the venerable Aspen Skiing Company starts talking about the "death of snow," even the most determined deniers start to wonder, what is going on? This enlightening collection of essays develops a portrait of the wide range of responses to climate change in the Rocky Mountain West. For more than two decades, this region has been a leader in addressing climate change, and today it is a hub of solutions to this pressing global issue. Written by more than forty veteran
 
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Alternative Names
Ritter, August William, 1956-
Languages
English (13)
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