From NPR NPR has obtained recordings of calls made by Houston residents fearful about putrid odors in the hours and days after Hurricane Harvey started flooding the city’s petrochemical infrastructure. Read the full article from NPR
Residents are hoping their testimony at a recent hearing on a proposed operating permit for the foundry will result in increased monitoring and more transparency.
From NPR The U.S. ships a big chunk of its recycled goods to China. But China doesn’t want them anymore, and that’s leaving the recycling industry in turmoil. (Image credit: Jes Burns/OPB/EarthFix) Read the full article from NPR
From NPR The fires in Southern California have forced many residents to evacuate multiple times within just a few days. That’s leading to confusion about where to head next. Read the full article from NPR
From NPR NPR’S Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Dan Dunham, trainer at the San Luis Rey Downs Training Center. Several thoroughbred horses were killed there, caught in a California wildfire. Read the full article from NPR
The plan would impact Northeastern states the most--especially a few specific companies in the region.
This week on The Allegheny Front, bed & breakfasts and outfitters are starting to fill an economic void in communities, as other industries disappear. Plus, environmentalists protest the Trump administration's move to cancel the plan that reduces carbon emissions from…
A 150 mile bike trail along an old rail line is helping towns that once relied on coal mines see the opportunities in another industry---tourism.
Tanzania used as case study for quickly and cheaply identifying wildlife corridors in need of conservation
As local wildlife populations around the world are increasingly forced to rely on reserves hemmed in by agricultural land, urban areas, and other human developments, it’s more crucial than ever that we keep corridors open between protected areas. So researchers…
PORT BERGÉ, ayoradagascar — Karimo and Célice could scarcely believe their luck. Four years of bumper corn harvests have allowed the husband and wife, who each go by a single name, to rebuild their house with a metal roof, buy…