An estimated 105.000 gallons of crude oil spilled on California's coastline near Santa Barbara on Tuesday. The broken pipeline created a slick stretching nine miles along some of California's most popular camping destinations before it was secured.
The U.S. Forest Service has before it an application to improve roads and allow utilities that would pave the way for a massive new development near the entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. The proposed development--2,100 residential units ...
Threats facing the Ontario Greenbelt include proposals for new highways, pipelines, hydro corridors and sprawling subdivisions. Ontario s government is currently reviewing the legislation that created the Greenbelt in 2005 and wants to hear from you.
Join me in contacting key California and Federal Officials about NestleâEUR(TM)s permit that expired back in 1988. It is estimated that Nestle draws around 80 million gallons from the Sacramento region, and at least 200,000,000 gallons of water in Coachella
President Obama is set to announce a new clean water regulation that will hold businesses to a higher standard when it comes to pollution and allow the federal government to take a more active role in promoting clean water.
The amazon âEUR" home to 40,000 plant species, 3,000 freshwater fish species and more than 370 types of reptile.
It is one of Earth's last refuges for jaguars, harpy eagles and pink dolphins, and home to thousands of birds and butterflies.
Another devastating oil spill has hit Santa BarbaraâEUR(TM)s beaches. ItâEUR(TM)s estimated that 21,000 gallons of oil leaked onto the beach when a pipeline ruptured off the coast of Refugio State Beach. It is a bleak and grim reminder of the 1969 oil spill that
California is currently in the grip of one of the worst droughts on record. Years of dry seasons have pushed the environment to the brink. While residents face strict water restrictions, fracking continues to consume and contaminate millions of gallons of
Bad news keeps flowing from Antarctica. The massive shelves of ice that ring Antarctica have been shrinking over the past couple of decades, and that could have grave implications for sea level rise. ItâEUR(TM)s not the ice shelves themselves that pose -
A national coalition of people from across Australia, including farmers, traditional custodians, conservationists and urban residents, who are uniting to protect our common heritage - our land, water and communities - from unsafe or inappropriate mining
Arctic oil coming down the West Coast and expanded tar sands operations exporting their crude through West Coast ports equal increased super tanker traffic. Greenpeace Canada and First Nations allies oppose both as they will have catastrophic effects
Now, volunteers and private contractors are racing to clean up the oil. About 6,000 gallons have been collected so far, according to the AP. But damage has already been done. At least two pelicans have been found dead,
The U.S. government is becoming less transparent than it has been at any time in our history, as evidenced by pending water legislation in the nation's capital that voters, via their elected representatives, are not permitted to see.
The 'Io's biggest threats are deforestation from agriculture, development, and logging, along with habitat degradation from introduced livestock and invasive plants. Additional hazards include illegal shooting, poisoning, and collisions.