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New Gulf of Mexico whale species has same old problem: Us

Nearly two years ago, I stood on the edge of an enormous hole in the sand at Fort DeSoto in St. Pete Beach, trying...

National coalition urges Biden to stop throwaway plastics that kill and...

With plastics pollution rising and recycling in decline, a coalition of 551 environment and health groups called on President-Elect Joe Biden Tuesday to shut...

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...

Plastics ‘monster’ haunts Capitol to call for waste reduction

A 15-foot-tall monster made of thousands of pieces of plastic litter was in the Florida Capitol this week to illustrate how much plastic enters...

New report says U.S. lets oil industry write its own rules,...

Nine years ago this week, the worst oil spill ever to hit the U.S. happened at the BP’s Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico oil...

New Florida AG “examining” 10-state lawsuit filed to block underwater blasting...

When 10 states along the Atlantic seaboard recently joined a federal lawsuit to stop offshore drilling companies from doing loud underwater blasting that hurts...

A truly heartless act

North American right whales are among the Earth’s rarest creatures. Only about 400 remain, with just 100  breeding females. Each year the whales perform...

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