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1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant
There's a bill before the General Assembly that would permanently protect the Savin Farm, 575 acres of prime state-owned farmland in Lebanon.
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5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot
Virginia is examining any potential long-term environmental damage from a North Carolina coal ash spill on the Dan River and will hold Duke Energy "fully accountable" if any is found, the director of the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality said Monday.
9 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com
Lauren Strother is leaving as executive director of Ballet Arkansas, and Karen Shinn Bassett, president of Ballet Arkansas' board of directors, will replace Strother, the nonprofit announced Monday.
9 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler
A boil water notice for Starrville Water Supply Corporation customers has now been rescinded.
12 hrs ago | Recycling Today
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has issued a penalty totaling $27,330 to RB Recycling Inc. for repeated stormwater discharge permit violations at two of the company's tire processing facilities in Portland.
As the region's population and economy continue to diversify and grow, competing uses for limited water resources are inevitable.
A spill from a Shell pipeline running through Port Neches' Huntsman facility left 364 barrels of crude oil to be cleaned up Thursday.
The Syringa Mobile Home Park east of Moscow has been an issue for Idaho's Department of Environmental Quality since January of 2013.
Heavily redacted public documents from the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality regarding millions of dollars in legal expenses has sparked a lawsuit by journalist and consultant Michael Rejebian.
Louisiana State Police Troopoer Stephen Hammons says Texas-based Wild Well Control capped the well just before noon Thursday, ending an evacuation that had kept about 12 families out of their homes since Feb. 25. The Advocate reports residents were allowed to return to the 1.5-mile area Thursday afternoon, accompanied by state Department of ... (more)
The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality has issued an air quality permit to Nucor Corp., Charlotte, N.C., paving the way for construction to begin on the steelmaker's direct reduced iron facility in St. James Parish.
This month, two Scappoose companies have been fined more than $30,000 by the Department of Environmental Quality in connection with a 2012 incident wherein more than 6,500 gallons of an oil and water mixture was pumped from an oil change and car wash facility into a storm drain that drained into Jackson Creek and the Columbia Slough.
Yavapai County Attorney and MATForce co-chair Sheila Polk speaks to the Camp Verde Town Council during Wednesday's regular session.
In September 2013 it was determined that the ELAS process was eligible for an exemption from Michigan air permitting requirements pursuant to Michigan's pilot processes exemption ).
The total maximum daily load study being conducted by MapTech Inc. examines the amount of bacteria that a body of water can handle to meet federal standards.
Wiping up White Pine by Jessica Mayrer Long-time Northside advocate Bob Oaks worries that a cleanup plan for decontaminating the 43-acre White Pine and Sash Superfund site rolled out last week by the Montana Department of Environmental Quality will hurt the surrounding area.