The province's environment minister announced a proposal that would expand the government's power to impose levies on those who break environment laws.
Following intensive lobbying by the oil and gas industry, the unelected Canadian Senate has approved more than 180 controversial amendments to new environmental assessment legislation.
A novel, fast-acting eDNA test can help airport customs officials identify illegally trafficked European eels, which as juveniles cannot be visually distinguished from legally-traded species.
Under S.37, Vermonters without a disease would have a "cause of action" to sue a company that exposed them to toxic substances through wrongful conduct for medical monitoring costs.
The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) is the most sweeping environmental law on America's books.
Environmentalists in Indonesia have vowed to “never stop" in their fight to halt the construction of a hydroelectric project they say threatens the world's rarest great ape species with extinction, following a legal setback.
The Waorani community in Ecuador has filed a lawsuit against the government for failing to consult with it before putting its territory up for sale to the oil industry.
Birdkeeping is so popular here that the most sought-after species are on the verge of disappearing in the wild. The government promotes breeding as a solution, but some warn of unintended consequences.
American industry, aided by federal regulators, is conducting a large-scale, consequential experiment with our hormones and the developing brains and reproductive systems of our children.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.