The federal government is brainstorming ways to develop a steady stream of funding to support and preserve national parks. Sequestration cuts 5 percent from the already [...]
Maryland State EPA works with local communities to help streams and watersheds stay clean and have a healthy biological life.
Former governor dies: Booth Gardner, who served two terms as governor of Washington, died at the end of a nearly 20-year battle with Parkinson’s at the age of 76.
In terms of waste disposal, the nuclear waste situation in the United States is among the most serious of all industrial waste disposal situations
An armed Japanese ship has entered the scene of tension between activists and whalers in the Antarctic Sea, according to the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society.
New York and New Jersey will receive some $1.4 million from the U.S environmental department to better protect their wetlands, it was announced Monday.
Large tracts of Chinese agricultural land, and rice and other grains, are contaminated with heavy metals like lead.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said it will extend the public comment period for cleaning up the Gowanus Canal, an environmental superfund site, for another month, [...]
The recently released film Life of Pi directed by Ang Lee and based on Yann Martel’s novel of the same name, is a fable for our climate change times.
Water shortages have been predicted for around 36 states in 2013, and lakes and rivers appear to be drying up. In response, some organizations are endorsing water conservation [...]