Researchers say fall leaves may start falling a few days earlier in the future and it could have global implications for climate change.
Fishermen and tribes have been fighting the mine proposal for a decade, fearing it would harm the wild sockeye salmon at the heart of the area’s economy and culture. (Image credit: Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
The former Federal Reserve chair isn’t the candidate climate activists wanted, but her record gives them “a lot to be optimistic and hopeful about.”
Gun deer hunting season began in the state — but this “magnificent” animal spotted recently is off-limits.
Environmental groups praise Kerry for his decades of climate work, including negotiating the Paris Agreement. He will face challenges after four years of a diminished U.S. role in climate diplomacy. (Image credit: Mark Lennihan/AP)
General Motors CEO Mary Barra says the company supports President-elect Joe Biden’s plan to expand electric vehicle use.
In 2017, a study reported one in three people in one rural Alabama county had been exposed to hookworm. Catherine Coleman Flowers says the study reveals big gaps in sanitation in rural America. (Image credit: Michael Carson/The New Press)
A symbol of Lebanon’s resilience through its long, turbulent history, the country’s towering cedars now face increasing threats from wildfire and parasites, both fueled by global warming. (Image credit: Sam Tarling for NPR)
Portland, Oregon, will fund clean energy in communities that are most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. That’s an idea that’s part of President-elect Joe Biden’s sweeping climate plan. (Image credit: Cassandra Profita/OPB)
The administration is undercutting a major public lands law that the president used to greenwash his abysmal conservation record.