ENVIRONMENT

Donald Trump's denial of protections for endangered species just got harder for Americans to combat.
Mahindra & Mahindra, a major Indian manufacturer of utility vehicles, has reiterated its commitment to turn into a carbon neutral company by 2040.
Dow Agrosciences has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to expand the unwarranted use of its dangerous bee-killing pesticide sulfoxaflor into broader use on rice, avocados, tree farms and even residential ornamental plans sold in retail stores. The EPA will likely obey its master.
A Federal Court judge has ruled that Guam can sue the U.S. Government for its share in creating a massive toxic landfill site on the island.
A Federal judge ruled on Monday against yet another attempt to dismiss a landmark case to hold the U.S. government accountable for its role in fostering greenhouse gas emissions and global warming.
Three public meetings this week in Portland and Seattle may be the last stand to stop the Trump administration and the Department of Energy from allowing two-thirds of America’s high-level radioactive waste to continue to poison us all for decades to come.
Hurricane Leslie, which slashed through Portugal this weekend, joins Hurricane Michael as another example of how climate change is radically altering our weather.
On October 9, Donald Trump announced he has authorized year-round sales of higher-ethanol-content gasoline.
The most powerful hurricane to hit the United States this year is scheduled to make landfall on Florida’s panhandle at around 2 PM Eastern time on October 10.
In a major defeat for the fishing industry, a federal judge ruled on October 5 that the Northeast Canyons and Seamount Marine National Monument created in 2016 were created under proper legal authority – and eligible for protection.
With China no longer allowing foreign trash into the country, the U.S. recycling industry is scrambling to find what to do with its ever-increasing pile of plastic scrap.
According to a new research study, when carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere go up, plants thicken their leaves and no longer absorb as much carbon dioxide as before. That’s bad news for climate change models.
A leaked memo says the Department of the Interior plans to shut down an essential refuge law enforcement program which has been in place for over 115 years.
Two aging crude oil pipes in a channel connecting Lakes Huron and Michigan are about to be replaced.
The European Parliament (EP) on October 3 approved a proposal for yet another big cut in auto carbon dioxide emissions in the EU.
Four environmental groups sued the Federal Government for the unlawful release of over 115,000 acres of public lands for oil and gas development without proper environmental protections.
In May 2017, Lincoln County, Oregon, passed an aerial spray ban against every oddsmaker’s bets to the contrary.
The noble native tule elk just received its notice from the U.S. Congress to vacate or be hunted down from its home national park.
According to a new investigation by Greenpeace International, major global companies such as Unilever, Nestlé, Colgate-Palmolive, and Mondelez are responsible – via their palm oil producing partners – for destroying rainforest in Indonesia twice the size of Singapore in under three years.
Forests are essential to reducing global warming and climate change yet are still being destroyed at alarming rates. #Stand4Forests hopes to increase awareness of the vital important of forests.
A federal judge just ruled against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for its “arbitrary and capricious” decision to remove the Greater Yellowstone Grizzly Bear's protections under the Endangered Species Act.
As flood waters rise from Hurricane Florence’s aftermath, manure from hog farms and toxic coal ash from power plants threaten to pollute waterways and damage critical aquifers.