As a massive open pit mine inches forward, Menominee tribe looks to legal remedies
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality accepted the fourth and final permit required for the controversial Back Forty Mine to move forward.
The state Department of Environmental Protection is planning to implement federal guidelines for cutting smog-causing pollutants that will, as a side benefit, reduce methane escaping from some types of well site equipment.
For every ton of fertilizer farmers apply to fields in the United States, almost 1,200 pounds is wasted due to inefficiency, with almost 400 pounds of that waste flushing into streams and aquifers.
Lost fishing nets, plastic twine, plastic packaging, balloon string, plastic chairs - all this trash is rising in our oceans. None of it is good for sea turtles.