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Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 09:04 PM EST

Badlands National Park's Climate Change Tweets Deleted

Badlands National Park's Climate Change Tweets Deleted

The Twitter account for the Badlands National Park in South Dakota published a series of tweets Tuesday on climate change. A few hours later, the tweets were deleted.

Monday, Jan 23, 2017 at 05:40 AM EST

Trump's Victory Creates Uncertainty for Wind and Solar Power

Trump's Victory Creates Uncertainty for Wind and Solar Power

President Donald Trump has disputed climate change, pledged a revival of coal and disparaged wind power, and his nominee to head the Energy Department was once highly skeptical of the agency's value. What...

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 at 07:01 AM EST

Ex-Governors: NJ Needs to Make Environment a Priority

Ex-Governors: NJ Needs to Make Environment a Priority

Two former New Jersey governors have partnered on a campaign urging the Garden State's next leader to make the environment a priority after assuming office.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 07:02 AM EST

Look to States, Companies if Trump Shifts on the Environment

Look to States, Companies if Trump Shifts on the Environment

Next year, even if President-elect Donald Trump does try to save the environmentally retrograde coal industry as promised, Google will be heading in the opposite direction — buying enough wind and solar...

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016 at 10:56 AM EDT

Philly Wants to Recycle Your Leaves

Philly Wants to Recycle Your Leaves

Philadelphia’s Streets Department will begin collecting and recycling fall leaves from the city’s curbs Monday but most of you will need to take your leaves to the city to get them composted. The annual...

Monday, Nov 28, 2016 at 02:24 PM EST

Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine Expands to Montco, Bucks

Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine Expands to Montco, Bucks

Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding said the discovery of the Spotted Lanternfly in 25 more municipalities in southeastern Pennsylvania is cause for vigilance, not alarm.

Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016 at 06:27 AM EDT

Old Train Tracks Turn Into Philly's Own High Line

Old Train Tracks Turn Into Philly's Own High Line

Friends of The Rail Park, a nonprofit, take the next step in fulfilling their vision, inspired by The Promenade Plantee in Paris and the High Line in New York, to bring life to The Rail Park.

Friday, Oct 14, 2016 at 07:37 AM EDT

Climate Action Group Gets 80K Millennials Registered to Vote

Climate Action Group Gets 80K Millennials Registered to Vote

Nearly 80,000 new millennial voters could be making their vote count in the upcoming presidential election.

Thursday, Sep 1, 2016 at 07:13 AM EDT

Pope Calls for New Work of Mercy: Care for Environment

Pope Calls for New Work of Mercy: Care for Environment

Pope Francis is proposing adding care for the environment to the traditional, Gospel-inspired seven works of mercy that Christians are called to perform. Francis made the proposal in a message Thursday to mark...

Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016 at 06:58 AM EDT

Obama to Open Conservation Tour in Lake Tahoe and Hawaii

Obama to Open Conservation Tour in Lake Tahoe and Hawaii

President Barack Obama is opening a two-day environmental tour aimed at showcasing conservation efforts before traveling to Asia, where climate change is high on the agenda for his final trip to the region. In...

 

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