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Stories with organization: Natural Resources Defense Council
  • Planned US ivory rules not fazing California Chinatown shops story has photos
    Updated: Jul-28-15 2:41 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO - Ivory dealers in San Francisco's Chinatown stood in their shop doors next to windows full of carved ivory tusks and trinkets, unfazed by proposed federal rules that the White House says go as far as possible to ban the U.S. trade of ivory from the world's endangered elephants.

  • NY farmer group proposes gas well fracking using propane 
    Updated: Jul-09-15 5:35 pm

    ALBANY, New York - A group of five farm families is seeking a state permit for a natural gas well using gelled propane instead of water for fracking, thus avoiding New York's ban on high-volume hydraulic fracturing.

  • Environmental groups, Lesniak to argue against Exxon deal 
    Updated: Jul-09-15 1:50 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - A coalition of environmental groups are about to have their day in court in an attempt to derail the state's proposed $225 million settlement with ExxonMobil, which critics say falls short by billions of dollars.

  • Green movement coloring way sports looks at environment 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 12:33 pm

    CHICAGO - Andrew Ference was at the beginning of his NHL career when he met Dr. David Suzuki, who hosts a TV show in Canada. The conversation with the award-winning scientist changed the life of the young defenseman.