Below the surface in the Arctic Ocean, magnificent corals can grow for decades, and incredible wildlife is thriving. But one pass by a bottom trawler - the bulldozers of the sea - can leave the sea bed as barren as the moon and destroy a delicate ...
A proposal to construct a massive steel and rock wall would destroy Rich Inlet, one of the most stable, natural inlets in North Carolina, and endanger critical winter habitat for the Great Lakes Piping Plover, further jeopardizing its survival.
Starbucks goes through 4 billion to-go cups annually but most of them end up in the landfill. Why? Even though these cups are mostly made of paper, these single-use items are almost never recycled or composted because they are lined with plastic.
The water supply for communities in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan is threatened by an oil spill that dumped an estimated 66,000 gallons of heavy oil, along with natural gas used to dilute it, into a major river.
Three birds drenched in oil have been brought in for treatment at an animal shelter near the site of a pipeline leak that spilled 200,000 litres of oil and chemicals into the North Saskatchewan River on Thursday.