Local environmental justice groups get a boost from the city’s Clean Up Green Up policy, which brings green zoning to three heavily polluted communities.

March 18, 2019

The Rose City, a winner of the American Cities Climate Challenge, will reduce emissions as it revamps its transportation system—part of a new strategic plan called Central City in Motion.

March 04, 2019

The plight of the Southern Resident orcas is bringing together a coalition of state and tribal leaders, scientists, and grassroots communities to avert a looming extinction.

February 11, 2019

The largest ferry system in the United States prepares to stop using diesel fuel to help Washington achieve its climate action goals.

December 26, 2018

Where quick-spreading fires are the “new normal,” some state officials and communities are willing to try whatever it takes to prevent—or better prepare for—the next big blaze.

October 30, 2018

At least 31 villages now face imminent threats from climate change and may have to relocate, at a cost of as much as $200 million each.

October 29, 2018

Residents who live near the country’s busiest ports are getting a new lens on the pollution in their backyards, and new tactics to help fight it.

October 24, 2018

Gardeners, students, and health-care workers in Carson City are coming together to fight food insecurity.

October 01, 2018

Photographer Max Whittaker shows us the many faces of the delta, including its strange and fascinating history and the challenges complicating its future.

September 12, 2018

The city of Eugene is testing an unconventional solution to a serious issue, with a ban on feeding a slew of wild animals.

September 05, 2018

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