by Katie Valentine Sep 30, 2015
The EPA estimates that the rule will keep 1.4 billion pounds of toxic metals and other pollutants out of waterways each year.
by Katie Valentine Sep 1, 2015
The vast majority of seabirds likely have plastic in their guts, according to a new study.
by Katie Valentine Aug 13, 2015
The EPA has taken full responsibility for the spill, but some groups are hoping the spill brings attention to an over-a-century-old law.
by Natasha Geiling Jul 31, 2015
Iowa Governor Terry Brandstad wants Des Moines Water Works to tone it down a bit when it comes to policing water pollution.
by Katie Valentine Jul 16, 2015
If finalized, the rules would protect about 6,500 miles of streams across the U.S. from the impacts of coal mining, according to the Interior Department.
by Katie Valentine Jul 14, 2015
Zooplankton are a base of the marine ecosystem, so that plastic is likely moving up the food chain, a new study has found.
by Katie Valentine Jul 6, 2015
The Chesapeake Bay has been plagued by algal blooms and dead zones for years.
by Natasha Geiling Jun 29, 2015
Sixteen states are seeking to block the EPA's clean water rule, which extends protections to some two million acres of streams and 20 million acres of wetlands.
by Rupali Srivastava Jun 5, 2015
Unsafe chemicals in a Michigan city's drinking water are causing concerned residents to speak out.
by Natasha Geiling Jun 4, 2015
In its five-year study, the EPA found that while fracking hasn't caused widespread damage to drinking water, that doesn't mean vulnerabilities don't exist.