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

September 24, 2018

And the Trump administration’s gutting of the Endangered Species Act will only make things worse.

September 10, 2018

In Lowndes County, raw sewage is backing up into homes, flooding yards, and giving rise to long-eradicated parasites.

July 30, 2018

But it may not be the solution local communities need to escape the stench and swill of the pork industry.

July 02, 2018

Thanks to the Mississippi River’s trash stream, the Gulf has some of the highest concentrations of plastic in the world.

June 04, 2018

In the past five years, solar capacity in the South has increased nearly thirtyfold.

May 11, 2018

Residents of the southern city spend twice as much as the average American on power. Why? It’s complicated.

March 19, 2018

Hope is not lost, but the cause of devastating “white syndrome”—not to be confused with coral bleaching—remains unknown.

February 12, 2018

The Atlantic Coast Pipeline—and the Mountain Valley Pipeline, with a similar path—could tear up land and negatively impact people throughout Virginia, West Virginia, and North Carolina.

January 16, 2018

In Music City, restaurateurs, grocers, farmers, volunteers, the mayor, and NRDC's Nashville Food Waste Initiative are harmonizing in the fight against wasted food.

November 16, 2017