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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.

In California farm country, Trump’s deportation threat looms large

This is what life is like now for the people who grow your food.

empty promises

Trump has no clue what it takes to ensure clean air and water.

In his address to Congress, the president made some nice-sounding promises. Too bad his actions undermine them.

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horseback to the future

Interior Secretary Zinke is a Roosevelt fanboy. So does that mean he won’t trash the place?

Grist asks the historian Douglas Brinkley what it means for Zinke to call himself a Roosevelt conservationist.

scrub a dub dub

Climate leadership was scrubbed from the State Department website

This signals the U.S. will play a more passive role in international climate actions.

amazing

Keystone XL is approved. Apply now for 35 permanent pipeline jobs.

That's it.

A rolling Keystone gathers no moss

The Trump administration is about to officially OK the Keystone XL pipeline.

The State Department says it will approve a permit for TransCanada to build the tar-sands pipeline.

How Trump’s Supreme Court pick keeps environmental cases out of court

Neil Gorsuch has a record of blocking environmental suits.

This lead-poisoned Indiana city could be the next Flint

And Trump's EPA is unlikely to act.

Trump’s EPA cuts would be a disaster for public health

“It literally will make people sick,” a former EPA official said.

California is recruiting disgruntled EPA staffers

Go west, young environmental policy wonk!

not all funds and games

Trump’s budget is a declaration of war on the environment

Here are 13 ways that it would massively screw over the climate, clean water, Amtrak, and more.