Non-native tropical milkweed fuels monarchs on their journey through southern states, but when cooler weather hits, the plant can bring parasites and starvation. Here’s what butterfly-loving southerners can do.

August 26, 2019

The USS North Carolina survived World War II, but now its captain’s mission is to protect it from storm surges and sea level rise.

July 31, 2019

As climate change sends fisheries into flux, managers must keep up with the latest science to sustain them.

June 03, 2019

A movement to preserve the cultural heritage and organic practices of African American farmers is growing in the Southeast.

April 08, 2019

As the sea rises, low-income neighborhoods on high land are starting to feel squeezed out.

March 11, 2019

The National Climate Assessment’s outlook for the two coastal states is daunting, but local leaders are starting to dig in for a fight.

January 28, 2019

Ten years after the disaster at a Tennessee power plant, the cleanup crew is seeking justice. At the same time, the Trump administration is weakening protections for this toxic pollution.

December 17, 2018

The coral system is 85 miles long and has been there for hundreds of thousands of years.

November 19, 2018

Add antibiotic-resistant bacteria from pig waste to the long list of post-Florence worries.

October 23, 2018

Coal is getting harder to get to—and that’s contributing to a respiratory epidemic among miners.

September 24, 2018