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A standing-room only crowd packed Judge David Swartz's courtroom in downtown Ann Arbor Wednesday for a hearing on a motion that would have halted oil drilling activity in Scio Township.
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Patrick Rice, the acting director for the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality, has announced the awarding of $4.3 million in grants through the state's Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grant Fund.
The city of Meridian is draining Long Creek Reservoir because it doesn't have the money needed to repair a leak in the dam.
A health advisory was issued on July 8 for Fernan Lake by the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality and Panhandle Health District.
Louisiana Land Acquisitions LLC won't accept any waste at a planned landfill near the community of Alsen in north Baton Rouge until a legal challenge to its approved state permit is resolved, a company attorney assured a judge Monday.
The Sun Herald reports samples taken by the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory show bacteria have returned to acceptable levels.
Residents attempting to stop oil exploration in Scio Township have filed a lawsuit targeting the company looking to drill there and the state of Michigan.
The Army Corps of Engineers has raised concerns about a controversial proposal to frack for oil near Mandeville , stating among other things that steps to avoid wetlands impacts have not been taken and noting other possibly less problematic drilling sites have not been considered.
They object to a decision in May by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to revise the permit for a Dearborn plant owned by Severstal, a Russian company that is selling the plant to AK Steel of West Chester, Ohio.
Ouachita Riverkeeper activist Cheryl Slavant says foam shown here demonstrates the Georgia Pacific Plant in Crossett, Ark., is polluting the Ouachita River.
The Michigan Dept. of Environmental Quality has declared Sunday to be an Air Quality Alert Day .
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has declared Sunday, July 20 to be an Action Day for high levels of ozone.
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality has issued an Air Quality Advisory from 8:30 a.m. July 19 to 10 a.m. July 21 for the following areas off the Nez Perce Reservation: Clearwater, Nez Perce, Latah, Lewis and Idaho counties.
Neighbors said only one home received a joint public notice that looks to be issued out by The US Army Corps of Engineers and The Department of Environmental Quality.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 04:01 pm
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