Environment

Pruitt Attacks Drinking Water Protections

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt announced last week that he is trying to undermine vital clean water protections once again, by re-opening the public comment period to repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule.

U.S. EPA requires petroleum storage facility to protect Guam’s waterways from oil spills

On July 2, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reached a settlement with Supreme Group Guam LLC (Supreme) to resolve Clean Water Act violations at its fuel terminal at the Guam International Airport in Tamuning, Guam. Supreme will pay a $...

UNESCO urges limits to ski resort expansions in the Western Caucasus

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The Western Caucasus.

Poor Air Quality Expected for Maine and Connecticut on Tuesday, July 3, 2018

New England state air quality forecasters are predicting air quality that is unhealthy for sensitive groups, due to ground-level ozone, in coastal Maine and western Connecticut.