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The Wyckoff Superfund site on Eagle Harbor contains about half the volume of underground creosote than previously estimated, according to new studies.
Should the government provide access to health care for everyone?
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
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Leaders in Whitman County are in the process of updating the Shoreline Master Program so they can regulate new shoreline development, improve public access to shorelines and provide environmental protection.
Workers began removing 12,000 cubic yards of arsenic-contaminated sediment in Lake Union on Thursday.
What if all the world's religions honored people and planet, and all, as one big ol' interconnected ecosystem, of which all are vital parts of the whole? With Green Faith , Sustainable Traditions , Vedic Ecology Hindu temples, Islamic approaches to Sustainability and Deep Ecology , this 'what if', is possible.
A study by a team of researchers shows female lemon sharks, seen giving birth in this video, return to their place of birth to have their own litter of pups.
All the researchers would have seen was a bunch of damp, dark rocks. "TUCSON, Ariz.
Image Caption: A mugger crocodile balances twigs on its nose to tempt birds collecting small branches to build nests with, at Madras Crocodile Bank, Tamil Nadu in India.
In October, conservation and fishing groups sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, charging that since the agency determined that the state's fish consumption rates are too low, it has a responsibility to step in and require both consumption estimates and water quality standards to be raised.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Although vegetation growth in the Arctic is boosted by global warming, it's not enough to offset the carbon released by the thawing of the permafrost beneath the surface, University of Florida researchers have found in the first experiment in the Arctic environment to simulate thawing of permafrost in a warming world.
If you like oysters, this is a great time of year. Many people say that oysters are at their most delicious in cool weather months and when harvested from cold water.
Researchers increasingly find themselves working with disciplines other than their own specialism to solve complex issues where science and society intersect.
A Leptolalax botsfordi. Photo courtes of Jodi J. L. Rowley A group of Vietnamese and Australian scientists found a new frog species in the upper montane forests of northwest Vietnam.
There is currently a proposal to try and designate North Pacific humpbacks as a single distinct population segment, which could ultimately threaten the species' endangered status.
Eagle enthusiasts will have a chance to get some hands-on eagle-watching experience during an upcoming workshop in January.
The astonishing success of the alien invasive harlequin ladybird in Britain has given a team of scientists a unique opportunity to investigate a key ecological theory - the Enemy Release Hypothesis.