Green: Global Warming Coverage

Find Washington Post science, politics and opinion coverage of the growing threat from global warming.

Donald Trump says he’s an environmentalist; others beg to differ
The Trump Organization, Loudoun officials and environmentalists are dickering over what to do with stumps from hundreds of trees cut down at Trump National Golf Club.
 
Health effects of gas drilling under study
(AP, August 25, 2013; 6:24 PM)
 
Washington state suing agrochemical giant over PCB pollution
(AP, December 9, 2016; 9:43 PM)
 
10 more trees on your street could make you feel 7 years younger, study shows
(Tribune Content Agency, LLC, July 27, 2015; 3:46 PM)
 
Scientists propose more experiments on lab-created bird flu strains
(AP, August 7, 2013; 4:33 PM)
 
The Green Lantern: Is chewing gum bad for the environment?
(The Washington Post, April 18, 2011; 7:03 PM)
 
Nuclear power is safest way to make electricity, according to study
(The Washington Post, April 2, 2011; 8:33 PM)
 
Sitting atop huge gas reserve, Maryland debates drilling practice known as fracking
(The Washington Post, March 27, 2011; 6:21 PM)
 
US urges aerial spraying amid jump in Puerto Rico Zika cases
(AP, July 6, 2016; 9:15 PM)
 
People who had contact with organ donor, recipients in rabies case are sought
(AP, March 16, 2013; 6:29 PM)
 
Gasoline additives probably don’t affect fuel’s environmental impact very much
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2011; 6:55 PM)
 
Federal wolf plan used unproven science, panel says
(AP, February 8, 2014; 7:14 PM)
 
Yosemite tent cabins are locked as hantavirus source is traced
(McClatchy/Tribune - MCT Information Services, September 1, 2012; 6:46 PM)
 
Hawaii emerges as battleground of debate over genetically engineered crops
(AP, April 19, 2014; 9:04 PM)
 
The environmental impact of the wine we drink
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2011; 6:07 PM)
 
Pollution from dead Ivy League lab mice worries neighborhood
(AP, December 26, 2016; 5:22 PM)
 
A horse trots into hospital: It’s therapy, not a joke
(AP, December 15, 2014; 11:43 AM)
 
Federal court upholds Bush-era smog standard
(AP, July 23, 2013; 10:26 PM)
 
Report raises new concerns about EPA probe of Texas natural gas drilling
(McClatchy/Tribune - MCT Information Services, December 25, 2013; 5:30 PM)
 
U.S. farmers, processors not required to test for deadly E. coli strain
(The Washington Post, June 2, 2011; 11:07 PM)
 
Warming report sees violent, sicker, poorer future
(AP, November 2, 2013; 6:29 PM)
 
New graphic cigarette warnings unveiled
(The Washington Post, June 21, 2011; 7:17 PM)
 
Video camera planted in a nest provides a close-up look at condor living
(Tribune Content Agency, LLC, December 1, 2014; 12:35 PM)
 
U.S. backs sonic devices in East Coast oil and gas hunt
(AP, July 20, 2014; 8:44 PM)
 
Amid drought, California agency won’t allot water
(AP, February 1, 2014; 6:35 PM)
 
Calif. sees more fracking in offshore oil drilling than state officials believed, records show
(AP, October 19, 2013; 6:16 PM)
 
Study: Rising lake temperatures may worsen algae blooms
(AP, December 21, 2015; 5:30 PM)
 
The bacteria (or virus or parasite) made me do it
(The Washington Post, June 13, 2011; 6:38 PM)
 
Federal agencies to study guidelines on nanomaterials
(The Washington Post, June 9, 2011; 7:46 PM)
 
Sanctuaries across US prepare for influx of lab chimpanzees
(AP, September 23, 2016; 2:56 PM)
 
Elephants rarely get cancer. Now scientists think they know why
(Tribune Content Agency, LLC, October 12, 2015; 11:17 AM)
 
Youth at environment summit unhappy with Obama policies
(The Washington Post, April 14, 2011; 6:43 PM)
 
Conservationists, lumber industry address forest health with ecological forestry
(AP, December 27, 2014; 6:08 PM)
 
After new regulations, Oklahoma’s shakes calm down a bit
(AP, December 2, 2016; 10:19 AM)
 
Majestic redwood forests are also amazing fighters against global warming
(Tribune Content Agency, LLC, July 11, 2016; 3:08 PM)
 
Nearly 1,300 starving sea lions wash up on California coast so far this year
(AP, April 17, 2013; 10:48 PM)
 
Remarkable airlift rescues 200 rhinos from poachers
(Bloomberg News, July 20, 2015; 1:50 PM)
 
Red tide off northwest Florida beaches killing marine life
(AP, September 22, 2014; 4:14 PM)
 
Oregon’s wandering wolf may have found a mate after trekking thousands of miles
(AP, May 19, 2014; 4:43 PM)
 
Holes in Mount Baldy still a mystery as Park Service keeps landmark closed
(McClatchy/Tribune - MCT Information Services, April 27, 2014; 6:04 PM)
 
U.N. climate talks impasse ends as China and India drop demands
(AP, November 23, 2013; 7:20 PM)
 
Lawns are adding to Chesapeake Bay pollution, study says
(The Washington Post, March 28, 2011; 6:28 PM)
 
Unplanned 9/11 analysis links noise, whale stress
(AP, February 20, 2012; 3:33 PM)
 
EPA budget cuts put states in bind
(The Washington Post, June 20, 2011; 8:46 PM)
 
Better batteries to beat global warming: A race against time
(AP, November 30, 2015; 1:19 PM)
 
The drought’s hidden victim: California’s native fish
(Tribune Content Agency, LLC, September 14, 2015; 1:09 PM)
 
California accepts offer of voluntary water cuts by farmers
(AP, May 22, 2015; 6:32 PM)
 
Thousands of gallons of oil sopped up from California coast
(AP, May 21, 2015; 6:31 PM)
 
Study: Seas are rising faster than was previously thought
(AP, January 14, 2015; 5:02 PM)
 
BP trial to focus on scientists’ spill estimates
(AP, October 6, 2013; 7:09 PM)