The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday issued its first-ever regulations on coal ash, a toxic byproduct of burning coal for power. But to environmentalists' chagrin, the agency declined to designate the substance as a hazardous waste.
Clearing trees not only spews carbon into the atmosphere, but also triggers major shifts in rainfall and increased temperatures worldwide that are just as potent as those caused by current carbon pollution.
Monitor lizards in Southeast Asian countries such as Indonesia face many conservation threats including over-exploitation from the exotic pet trade. The pet trade impacts more monitor species than the skin trade, although the latter is still one of the ..
A deadly fungal disease known as white-nose syndrome has killed off an estimated 5.5. million bats in the United States and Canada. As a result, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has considered listing the northern long-eared bat as an endangered species
The world's biggest oil companies are attempting to transport massive industrial equipment through the Clearwater and Lochsa Wild and Scenic River corridors, threatening the local environment and the natural characteristics of these rivers.WE MUST STOP...
The concerns of the Kwikwasutinuxw Haxwa'mis First Nation remain unresolved. And despite clear evidence of harm by fish farms to wild salmon, the Harper government is reviewing applications to expand the industry on the British Columbia coast.
A recent U.N. report warned that global warming will cause mass wildlife extinctions and inflict terrible suffering on the world's poorest populations. Please take action to urge Secretary Kerry to support the "zero by 2050" plan.
The prairie chicken is a type of grouse native to the southern part of the United States and the species has been recently declared threatened. Now that they are declared threatened, farmers and companies are throwing lawsuits at the fed.govt. SHAMEFUL!!!
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a ban on fracking, citing health risks. "I cannot support high volume hydraulic fracturing in the great state of New York," announced Howard Zucker, New York's acting health commissioner, on Wednesday, The New York