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MONTPELIER, Vt. — An environmental group will be allowed to submit public comments about proposed solar projects in Rutland Town. ...
Minnesota wild rice rule irks industry and environmentalists

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency kicks off a week of public hearings Monday on changing a water quality standard that's meant to...
Lawsuit: Bighorn sheep threatened by domestic sheep grazing

BOISE, Idaho — The U.S. Forest Service is illegally jeopardizing a small herd of bighorn sheep with deadly diseases by allowing thousands of domestic...
Saugatuck marina development plan sees opposition at hearing

SAUGATUCK, Mich. — A plan to build a private marina and nearly 40 home sites near Saugatuck Dunes State Park is drawing opposition from...
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WASHINGTON — Democrats and environmental groups on Tuesday denounced a Republican plan to allow oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge,...
Greenpeace faults many tech giants for environment impact

SEOUL, South Korea — The environmental group Greenpeace issued a report on Tuesday giving technology titans including Samsung Electronics, Amazon and Huawei low marks...
Forest-thinning project saved homes but highlights obstacles

SISTERS, Ore. — Lightning started a forest fire one August afternoon near this Oregon tourist town, and it was spreading fast. Residents in outlying...
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MADISON, Wis. — Environmentalists and tribal officials are urging Wisconsin Republicans to drop a bill that would lift the state's nearly 20-year-old moratorium on...
EPA orders cleanup at Texas toxic site flooded by Harvey

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has handed a rare victory to environmentalists, ordering two big corporations this week to pay $115 million to clean...
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A national environmental organization filed notice Thursday that it will sue the Trump administration over its rejection of Pacific walrus as...

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