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A federal judge has ruled that the Interior Department failed to take into account the climate impact of its oil and gas leasing and declared that a huge swath of leasing in the West is illegal. The decision marks the first time the Trump administration has been held to account for the climate impact of its energy-dominance agenda.

  • Mar 20, 2019

A final plan issued Friday weakens federal protections on 9 million acres in the West that were put in place under Obama to protect an iconic bird species

  • Mar 15, 2019

The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday restricted the use of a toxic chemical used in paint strippers linked to dozens of deaths — but allowed commercial operators to use it as long as they underwent training.

  • Mar 15, 2019

Automakers are pushing back against the Trump administration’s effort to freeze fuel efficiency standards for cars and light trucks – one of the president’s most ambitious efforts to overturn Obama’s environmental agenda.

  • Mar 7, 2019

A White House working group aimed at opposing the scientific consensus on global warming is the latest step in Donald Trump’s long history of climate-change denial.

  • Mar 3, 2019

  • Feb 28, 2019

The Senate approved the former coal lobbyist to head the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday, underscoring how the partisan divide on environmental policy has only widened under Trump.

  • Feb 28, 2019

It is “absolutely not true” that the agency is soft on polluters, says EPA’s enforcement chief Susan Bodine.

  • Feb 26, 2019

Democrats have demanded an ethics investigation into top air official Bill Wehrum.

  • Feb 25, 2019

The New York Aquarium is making a comeback after it was ravaged by Hurricane Sandy, and ancient marine predators are taking center stage.

  • Jul 12, 2018
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