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

Here’s how they’re getting started.

October 23, 2017

These Southerners are bringing the longleaf pine forest back—with some love, seeds, fire, and snakes.

September 25, 2017

The largely African-American community of Dobbins Heights hopes to protect its health—and its trees—from the biomass industry.

August 21, 2017

Southern communities prefer their coastlines sandy, beautiful, and bountiful—not filled with rigs and air guns blasting ships or covered in oil.

July 24, 2017

Infrastructure woes and marathon commutes plague Hotlanta. But as Georgia’s capital city grows, Atlantans are getting smarter (and out of their cars).

June 05, 2017

The Southeast has the hospitable weather and the shallow waters—but does it have the will?

May 08, 2017