Natural Hazard? Study Says Farming Marijuana Hurting EnvironmentResearchers from Ithaca College say that the growing number of small pot farms being planted in remote forest areas are having a major impact on the local environment.
100 Companies Are Responsible For 71% Of Global Carbon EmissionsRoughly 100 companies have been causing about 71 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions, a new report shows.
Public Asked To Help Eliminate Dangerous Green PoolsGreen pools are pools that have been neglected for so long that their water has turned green from algae and bacteria.
How To Make Your Wedding More Eco-FriendlyJune is peak time for weddings. Invitations, flowers and food are among the things that drive up the cost. But they also can increase a celebration's toll on the environment, and for many couples, that's a big concern.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
Study Warns Megadroughts Could Devastate The American SouthwestScientists warn there is an 85 percent chance a drought lasting 35 years or more will plague the Southwest before the end of this century.
Environmentalists Lose Ally In Congress With Boxer RetiringEnvironmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.
Wolf-Like Animal Seen Roaming In Northern ArizonaAn animal resembling a gray wolf has been seen in the Kaibab National Forest. Biologists speculated it could be a wolf that came down from the Northern Rockies or a wolf-dog hybrid.
Study: Southwest Could Face Megadrought This CenturySouthern Nevada faces an 80 percent risk of a 10-year-long dry spell, warn researchers.
Petition Would Take Gold Butte From BLMAn environmental group has started a petition drive to make Nevada's pristine, 350,000 acre Gold Butte area a National Monument, putting it under Parks Service control and removing it from the Bureau of Land Management.
New Mexico: 500 Barrels Of Questionable Nuclear WasteMore than 500 barrels of waste from Los Alamos National Laboratory were packed with the kitty litter linked to a radiation release at the government's underground nuclear waste dump.
Climate Report: Southwest Faces Even Hotter, Drier ConditionsFarmers, residents will be dealing with droughts and heatwaves which will increase risk of wildfires throughout the region.