The rufa red knot, a shorebird the size of a robin, has been listed as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service made the announcement on Friday, September 27.
The DOE puts $60 million into training then next generation’s nuclear energy leaders.
Whether or not the federal Bureau of Land Management will drill into The San Rafael Swell - a prized geological formation in Utah - remains an area of strong concern.
300,000 gallons of sewage and 233,000 gallons of molasses dumped in Hawaii’s waters.
The EPA administrator and secretary of energy will participate in a White House Google+ Hangout starting at 12:15 p.m. EDT.
Limits C02 emissions on new power plants
Scientists used satellite data and climate model to dispel prior assumptions that Antartic ice melt caused primarily from iceberg calving.
A new research study discovered that tropical trees can fix themselves by capturing nitrogen from the air after being logged.
Available online, it includes more than 2 million chemical analyses of sediment, tissue, water, and oil, as well as toxicity testing results and related documentation collected by federal agencies, state environmental management agencies, and BP and its contractors.
In a word, the key to future biofuel development stinks.
The Louisiana governor calls the oil company out for spending more money on advertising than disaster relief.
The two organizations sponsor a $2 million competition aimed at saving our oceans.
And the number of labs being seized this year is up significantly, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine reported.
ChemView displays health and safety data, making it possible to compare chemicals by use and by health or environmental effects, and it allows searches by chemical name or Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) number, use, hazard effect, or regulatory action
To prevent a spillover and possible flooding, Florida takes extreme measures.
Puts lid on flushed and trashed prescription meds that poison the environment
Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust Provide $3.4 Million for Green Infrastructure Program
"This first-of-its-kind settlement will benefit all Americans by cutting emissions of ozone-depleting substances across Safeway's national supermarket chain," added Robert G. Dreher, acting assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's Environment and Natural Resources Division.
The program to fund and accelerate scientific and technological innovations to manage water in developing and emerging countries.
The department receives an award for UV Engineering Project of the Year.