Politics

We’re 50 days into the Trump presidency, and he’s already made quite the mess

Draconian budget cuts. Evisceration of the EPA. More denier dolts in the cabinet. The eco-carnage just keeps on coming.

Office of environmental injustice

One of the most important figures in environmental justice just quit Trump’s EPA.

In his letter of resignation, Mustafa Ali asked Pruitt to value the lives of poor and non-white people.

Good Will Huntsman

Trump just picked an ambassador to Russia who (gasp!) cares about climate change.

Jon Huntsman has called on his fellow Republicans to believe scientists and start dealing with global warming.

EPA head says CO2 is not a primary contributor to global warming

That contradicts decades of science.

Oil could flow through the Dakota Access Pipeline as early as next week.

Meanwhile in Washington D.C., indigenous people from across the country and their allies are gathering for the Native Nations March.

“Science” is no longer part of the EPA science office’s mission

Its website change signals a shift in the agency's direction.

Energy Star Wars

Trump’s budget would get rid of Energy Star.

The government labeling program for energy-efficient appliances and consumer products is on the president's chopping block.

Has Scott Pruitt had a change of heart about ozone pollution?

For the sake of our lungs, let’s hope so.

sea change

This tiny program keeps our coasts safe. Trump’s gutting it, of course.

NOAA's Sea Grant prepares the country for rising seas and other threats.