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The Natural Resources Defense Council works to safeguard the earth - its people,
its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
The largely African-American community of Dobbins Heights hopes to protect its health—and its trees—from the biomass industry.
Southern communities prefer their coastlines sandy, beautiful, and bountiful—not filled with rigs and air guns blasting ships or covered in oil.
Infrastructure woes and marathon commutes plague Hotlanta. But as Georgia’s capital city grows, Atlantans are getting smarter (and out of their cars).
The Southeast has the hospitable weather and the shallow waters—but does it have the will?
For drinking water, flood control, climate defense, habitat protection, fishing, swimming, and, of course, craft beer.
The new secretary of education’s fondness for voucher programs threatens young Americans’ understanding of science.
Will Georgia be able to get its share?
An 18-mile stretch in Georgia says yes. Will President Trump give the clean energy project a push? Eh, probably not.
Thanks to advances in turbine tech, the first commercial-scale wind farm in the Southeast is about to get whirring.
Thanks to concerned citizens, the coal industry is making progress on how it handles its combustion wastes, but the toxic slurry is still a threat to groundwater.
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