In the wake of a devastating oil train derailment and explosion in Mosier, Oregon, Washington state firefighters have joined the call to stop oil train traffic. Now, weâEUR(TM)re calling on Western state governors to stand with them...
2014 the California State Legislature passed a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. That ban is prevented from taking effect until California voters weigh in on a ballot referendum this November 8th, 2016. Delay = 17 million plastic bags a day.
This month, the Obama administration announced a new strategy to curb the rising problem of ocean noise pollution off our shores. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced a proposed Ocean Noise Strategy on June 1st designed
We need your help today to stop the State of California from turning 3,100 acres of critical amphibian habitat at Tesla Park into a publicly funded off-highway vehicle park! Three-wheelers and dirt bikes have no place in one of the stateâEUR(TM)s most
Visiting our national parks, forests, monuments and other public lands have been an important part of AmericaâEUR(TM)s identity. AmericaâEUR(TM)s diversity has not always been reflected or welcomed when visiting these lands. This needs to change.
On Tuesday, the NC Senate backtracked on cleanup plans for coal ash pits in North Carolina by amending and approving changes to an unrelated bill, rushing it through one legislative committee, and passing it in the Senate all within a few hours.
The U.S. Forest Service has announced that it will consider withholding consent for the renewal of Twin MetalsâEUR(TM) two mineral leases located on the edge of the Boundary Waters Wilderness, and will collect public input on the decision.
California land officials dropped their longstanding environmental objections to the state's last nuclear power plant and signed off Tuesday on a deal to close the Central Coast facility nearly 20 years ahead of its previously planned termination.
Interview with Philippe Cousteau Jr. (grandson of famed marine explorer/documentary film maker Jacques-Yves Cousteau) and his wife Ashlan, about their recent trip to the Marshall Islands cold war nuclear test site to study the area's amazing recovery.
This month, the Obama administration announced a new strategy to curb the rising problem of ocean noise pollution off our shores. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced a proposed Ocean Noise Strategy on June 1st ...
Toronto-based mining giant, Barrick Gold, spilled cyanide solution into five Argentina rivers shortly after firing an engineer who raised serious safety concerns about the mining operation responsible for the contamination.