- Lawsuit filed to stop Idaho gold mine exploration Updated: Apr-24-14 2:22 pm
- Strong winds cause minor damage in Saline County Updated: Apr-24-14 11:38 am
- Attorney general turns over fracking letter info Updated: Apr-24-14 10:31 am
- Farmers learn of changes in new Farm Bill Updated: Apr-24-14 4:19 am
- Frederick County bans outdoor burning Updated: Apr-23-14 4:22 pm
- Ga. agency eases rules on development near marsh Updated: Apr-23-14 11:35 am
- Arizona governor vetoes bill allowing wolf killing Updated: Apr-22-14 10:37 pm
- Grass fire blamed for accidents on I-70 Updated: Apr-22-14 4:31 pm
- Senate holds Miami Beach hearing on climate change Updated: Apr-22-14 3:59 pm
- Commissioners seek protest guidance from BLM Updated: Apr-22-14 3:37 pm
- Gold dredgers pan new water quality rules Updated: Apr-22-14 2:34 pm
- Colorado prepared to sue over Gunnison sage-grouse Updated: Apr-22-14 10:44 am
- MPCA board considers feedlot rule updates Updated: Apr-22-14 5:04 am
- Lawsuit seeks to block sale of Oregon forest lands Updated: Apr-21-14 6:26 pm
- Air quality board considers easing diesel rules Updated: Apr-21-14 1:58 pm
- NY agency sponsors week of Earth Day events Updated: Apr-21-14 3:04 am
- Ga. GOP Senate hopefuls try to separate themselves Updated: Apr-19-14 5:12 pm
- California regulators propose coyote-killing ban Updated: Apr-19-14 2:49 pm
- Rules leave pot test labs with little oversight Updated: Apr-19-14 1:34 pm
- Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point Updated: Apr-19-14 9:58 am
- Road kill bill would make claiming animals simpler Updated: Apr-19-14 4:13 am
- Some nurseries offer plants that are safe for bees Updated: Apr-18-14 8:13 pm
- Appeals court rejects challenge on cement plants Updated: Apr-18-14 2:16 pm
- DeFazio tours abandoned mine Superfund site Updated: Apr-17-14 11:07 pm
- SD Minerals Board OKs conflict of interest rules Updated: Apr-17-14 8:19 pm
BOISE, Idaho - A conservation group and the Nez Perce Tribe have filed a lawsuit against three federal agencies seeking to stop a central Idaho gold mine exploration project by a Canadian company.
SALINA, Kansas - High winds that roared through central Kansas caused minor damage and power outages and prompted officials to extend a burn ban for at least three more days.
GREAT FALLS, Montana - Montana Attorney General Tim Fox on Wednesday gave a conservation group the records it wanted about Fox's decision to join other states in protesting plans to regulate hydraulic fracturing on federal land.
NEW MIDWAY, Maryland - The U.S. Agriculture Department is offering Maryland farmers a chance to learn about changes in the 2014 Farm Bill affecting natural resources conservation.
FREDERICK, Maryland - The Frederick County Fire Marshal's Office has ordered a ban on outdoor burning.
SAVANNAH, Georgia - The state Environmental Protection Division will no longer require developers to keep a 25-foot construction buffer from the edge of some coastal salt marshes, and the decision has Georgia conservation groups in an uproar.
PHOENIX - Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Tuesday vetoed a bill allowing ranchers to kill endangered wolves in self-defense.
GLENDALE, Kansas - Officials have extended a burn ban in a north-central Kansas county where smoke from a large grass fire was blamed for two multi-vehicle accidents on Interstate 70.
MIAMI BEACH, Florida - South Florida officials testified Tuesday before a U.S. Senate subcommittee that they're already shouldering the burdens of rising sea levels and they need state and federal partners to do more to help adapt their coastline to the effects of climate change.
LEWISTON, Idaho - Idaho County commissioners have sent a letter to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management asking for guidance concerning a protest planned by suction dredgers upset with federal regulations.
MEDFORD, Oregon - Gold miners are not happy with proposed water quality rules related to elevated mercury levels in the Rogue River.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colorado - Colorado officials say they are prepared to file a lawsuit if Interior Secretary Sally Jewell tries to list the Gunnison sage-grouse as endangered.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The citizens board that oversees the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is considering a set of updates to the state's environmental rules for livestock feedlots.
PORTLAND, Oregon - Conservation groups filed a lawsuit Monday to block the sale of a portion of the Elliott State Forest to a private timber company.
LOS ANGELES - California air quality officials are considering giving small trucking operations more time to comply with new rules to clean up diesel emissions.
ALBANY, New York - The state Department of Environmental Conservation is commemorating the 44th Anniversary of Earth Day with a weeklong series of events around the state.
GROVETOWN, Georgia - Georgia's top Republican Senate hopefuls are scrambling to prove who'd be the most conservative opponent to take on Democratic favorite Michelle Nunn in a race that will help determine which party controls the Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obama's term.
SAN FRANCISCO - California wildlife regulators are proposing a ban on contests that reward hunters who kill coyotes and other predators.
SALEM, Oregon - The Oregon Legislature's vote last year to regulate medical marijuana shops created new business opportunities for another kind of pot enterprise - marijuana testing - but leaves it virtually unregulated.
WAIALUA, Hawaii - You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.
LANSING, Michigan - Getting a drive-through meal could take on new meaning in Michigan if legislation is approved making it easier to take home road kill.
MOORHEAD, Minnesota - As gardeners begin shopping for plants this spring, they may see some marked as safe for bees.
WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court on Friday turned aside a challenge by environmental groups to an air pollution standard for cement plants.
RIDDLE, Oregon - U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio on Thursday toured an abandoned copper mine in southwestern Oregon that is on the Superfund list of major pollution sites as he prepares to file legislation to overhaul the nation's primary mining law.
PIERRE, South Dakota - A state environmental board adopted new rules Thursday requiring members to report conflicts of interest after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said South Dakota was among the states not following all requirements of the U.S. Clean Air Act.