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Conservation groups sue federal government over fisheries rule they say endangers...

Conservation groups are suing a federal agency over a fisheries rule they say endangers rare sea turtles in the Gulf of Mexico and waters...

Biden pick for Interior secretary likely to face rocky confirmation hearing

U.S. Senate Republicans may use next week’s Interior confirmation hearing for Rep. Debra Haaland to air their grievances about the Biden administration’s energy policies,...

U.S. Interior department delays last-minute Trump rule that would weaken bird...

The Interior Department is delaying a last-minute Trump administration rule that would have weakened a century-old law protecting migratory birds, Interior officials said Thursday. Two...

FL groups move to block ‘rush’ by outgoing EPA authorities to...

A lawsuit filed Thursday to stop transfer of wetlands permitting from federal agencies to a state agency says Florida cannot afford to take on...

Coalition of environmental, health, and union activists mount challenges to radioactive-roads...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has drawn a lawsuit and an administrative challenge over its decision to allow use of a radioactive byproduct of...

Marine conservationists sound alarm about hazardous plastics in FL and other...

Plastic waste kills and injures more sea turtles, manatees and marine mammals off the coasts of Florida and neighboring states than in any other...

EPA keeps public in dark about building roads from phosphate’s radioactive...

Florida’s highways have frequently been built on a foundation of chicanery and political foolishness. We’ve got toll roads that were built using fudged financial figures...

Craig Pittman: Florida panthers imperiled by presidential pen

Nearly 40 years ago, Florida leaders asked the state’s schoolchildren to vote on naming Florida’s official state animal. Some classes treated it like an actual...

On campaign trail in FL, Trump reverses course, extends ban on...

President Donald Trump, on the campaign trail in Jupiter Tuesday, signed an order extending a moratorium on oil drilling off Florida’s Gulf and Atlantic...

Clean-water coalition asks governor to veto watered-down legislation

A coalition of 50 clean-water organizations in Florida are calling on Gov. Ron DeSantis to veto the 2020 Legislature’s “Clean Waterways Act,” insisting it...

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