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Recent News

  • Plastics Production on the Gulf Coast is Exploding. Here’s How to Respond
  • DOJ Thinks Enbridge Line 5 Pipeline is Trespassing on Tribal Lands
  • ‘Simply Mind-boggling’: World Record Temperature Jump in Antarctic Raises Fears of Catastrophe
  • EPA Finalizes the Nation’s First PFAS Limits in Drinking Water

Octopuses Are Highly Intelligent. Should They Be Farmed for Food?

A Spanish company is aiming to factory farm octopuses for their meat, contending that it would help conserve the creatures in the wild.

Zero- and Low-waste Businesses Band Together Against Plastic Pollution

As part of a national coalition, sustainable businesses are pooling resources to fight plastic pollution.

Black History is More Than a Month

I wrote this photo essay in 2019 about the growing danger of the disappearance of Black history, of environmental justice, and of the wonderful wildlife in the rivers and estuaries of historic Eastern Shore, Maryland, because of climate change, sea-level rise, and the need for more Americans to take action.

US Approves Orsted’s Sunrise Wind Offshore Wind Farm to Power New York Homes

The announcement was the latest positive development for the project.

The Downballot Races That Could Transform Energy Policy in Arizona and Nebraska

The energy future of fossil-fuel dependent Phoenix could be reshaped by some clean-energy advocates.

Rachel Carson’s Legacy in West Virginia

Mackenzie Kirschbaum, M.S., the Rachel Carson Council’s Associate Director of Campus and Civic Engagement, was a featured speaker at West Virginia University (WVU).