Last Build Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:12 -0400
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:12 -0400A little-known consortium of sportsmen's groups is poised to wield considerable influence in the Interior Department in the coming years.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:15 -0400President Trump announced federal approval for the Keystone XL oil pipeline this morning and signaled he will push Nebraska to grant the last permit TransCanada Corp. needs to finish the deeply controversial project to connect Canadian oil sands crude with Gulf Coast refineries.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:17 -0400U.S. EPA boss Scott Pruitt has been on the job only a little over a month, but rumors about his political plans are already swirling.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:19 -0400Carol Browner is an aspiring beekeeper.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:22 -0400Bill Wehrum, whose nomination to be U.S. EPA's top air official was blocked during the George W. Bush administration, may get another shot at the job.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:23 -0400Justin Schwab, a member of President Trump's beachhead team for U.S. EPA, is now a senior attorney for the agency.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:25 -0400The Bureau of Land Management should move to Colorado to be closer to the areas it manages, says Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.).
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:27 -0400The most important message to send the Trump administration and Capitol Hill right now: The 2009 finding that carbon dioxide endangers public health "must go."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:28 -0400The Environmental Law Institute has released a guide for navigating the Trump administration and Congress' deregulatory push.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:30 -0400The Congressional Leadership Fund is doubling down on its opposition to Jon Ossoff, the leading Democrat in a special House election in Georgia.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:32 -0400The Interior Department is working on repealing Obama-era changes to how coal, oil and natural gas are valued to calculate federal royalties.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:33 -0400The Labor Department's Mine Safety and Health Administration announced today it wanted to delay new examination requirements at non-coal mines.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:35 -0400When the grass fire was first spotted in a vacant field early Sunday morning in Boulder County, Colo., it didn't come as much of a surprise to state and local fire officials, who quickly mobilized hundreds of firefighters to battle the blaze.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:37 -0400Honeybees in the United States aren't getting any healthier, despite a Department of Agriculture report that showed 115,000 more honey-producing colonies in 2016, a pollinator protection group said today.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:39 -0400Officials in West Virginia are investigating a coal slurry leak into a stream in Boone County.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:41 -0400More than 1,200 bison were killed this winter in Yellowstone National Park.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:43 -0400Massive containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India come to the United States through the Port of Virginia. Companies use it in road projects, concrete and wallboard.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:44 -0400Federal judges this week asked for more information on whether industry litigants have legal standing to challenge U.S. EPA's 2015 hazardous waste recycling rule.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:45 -0400Automakers have dropped their lawsuit to make U.S. EPA reconsider lowering emissions and mileage requirements.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:48 -0400Roger Martella, a former U.S. EPA attorney who helped lead the legal fight against the Obama administration's signature climate rule, is leaving his law firm for a corporate job.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:50 -0400Harvard University scientists are planning an experiment to test aspects of geoengineering, a method of artificially cooling the climate by purposely altering the atmosphere and natural ecosystems.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:52 -0400John Watson, the CEO of Chevron Corp., said climate change is real and should be addressed, but downplayed any scientific consensus about the issue.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:54 -0400The U.S. shale drilling rate has reached an 18-month high, but the spike has left a record number of unfinished wells in the country's largest oil field, the Permian Basin in West Texas.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:56 -0400An oil pipeline spill in a tributary of the Little Missouri River in December is three times larger than originally estimated, making it one of the largest pipeline spills in North Dakota history.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:07:59 -0400Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will lead an independent study of Washington, D.C.'s troubled Metro.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:08:01 -0400Regulators strengthened Southern California's 15-year anti-smog regime yesterday.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:08:03 -0400John Astin, the actor who played the patriarch of the "Addams Family," is voicing a radio ad supporting a proposed Maryland hydraulic fracturing ban.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:08:04 -0400Residents in Crystal River, Fla., the "home of the manatee," have found themselves fighting over the 1,200-pound marine mammals.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:08:06 -0400National Guard helicopters dropped thousands of Christmas trees into wildlife refuge marshlands in New Orleans this week as part of a decadeslong restoration effort.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:08:07 -0400Climate change may be hindering China's attempts to curb its air quality crisis, according to new studies.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:08:09 -0400In one of China's most beautiful cities and a popular tourist destination, scenic rivers are overflowing with garbage and residents are worried about the increasing pollution.