The share of Americans living in counties and parishes that are at least partially protected by earthen and concrete levee systems increased to 62%, or more than 201 million people,
San Rafael waterfall's collapse and subsequent erosion of the Coca River has ruptured three oil pipelines in Cayambe Coca National Park.
Research shows that smoking cigarettes and other activities that inflame the lungs are linked to heightened risk of serious complications from COVID-19.
Scientists hope to test 300 volunteers as part of project.
Quebec's standard for acceptable workplace exposure to asbestos fibres is currently 10 times higher than the rest of Canada.
For decades, potentially explosive waste has been burned in the open in the Salt Lake Valley, starting with dynamite and now unspent rocket propellant.
Tesla is a world leader in electric cars, while Nornickel is a global leader in environmental damage. This doesn't match, claims Aborigen Forum.
The international standards are facing criticism for failing to include enforcement mechanisms or penalties for companies that fall short of requirements.
A California company that produces Crystal Geyser bottled water was sentenced Wednesday to three years' probation and ordered to pay a $5 million fine.
Catastrophic failures in recent years have killed hundreds of people and inundated nearby communities with mine waste.
A new study found levels of the widespread herbicide and its breakdown products reduced, on average, more than 70 percent in both adults and children after just six days of eating organic.
"Many of the chemical profiles that we see in cetaceans are similar to the types of chemical profiles that we see in humans who live in those coastal areas."
A new study found that animals known to carry harmful diseases such as the novel coronavirus are more common in landscapes intensively used by people.