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Posted byon September 23, 2014 at 1:20 PM EST
Leaders from more than 120 countries gathered in New York for the UN Climate Summit. On the agenda: a challenge that knows no borders, produces devastating local impacts, and requires global action.
Posted byon September 19, 2014 at 5:20 PM EST
Mike Boots travels to Minnesota to meet with tribal Chairwoman Karen Diver and tour the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indian Reservation's resilience-building efforts.
Posted byon September 19, 2014 at 3:52 PM EST
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe highlights how the Endangered Species Act helped bring the Delmarva fox squirrel from the brink of extinction.
Posted byon September 19, 2014 at 12:44 PM EST
The Departments of the Navy, Agriculture, and Energy announce new contracts to accelerate the development of cost-competitive advanced biofuels for use by the military and commercial sectors.
Posted byon September 18, 2014 at 3:52 PM EST
The SunShot Initiative’s Solar Instructor Training Network – which aims to train 50,000 new solar installers by 2020 – is partnering with up to three military bases to create a veterans solar job training pilot project in the fall of 2014.
Posted byon September 16, 2014 at 1:18 PM EST
Today, fulfilling a commitment under the President’s Climate Action Plan, the Obama Administration is announcing new private sector commitments and executive actions to reduce emissions of hydroflourocarbons (HFCs), powerful greenhouse gases that exacerbate climate change.
Posted byon September 12, 2014 at 3:39 PM EST
During National Preparedness Month, Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs highlights the steps the County is taking to build climate-resilent schools and communities.
Posted byon September 9, 2014 at 11:08 AM EST
Meet Mallory Lindgren, a project manager at a Minnesota-based land and energy development consulting firm, and the latest profile in the Energy Department’s #WomenInSTEM video series.
Posted byon September 3, 2014 at 10:50 AM EST
In 1964, President Lyndon Johnson signed two landmark bills -- the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act, and the Wilderness Act -- ushering in a new era of conservation.
Posted byon August 25, 2014 at 11:29 AM EST
On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson created the National Park Service to formally protect and preserve these lands so people all over the world could experience America's historic beauty and heritage for years to come.