(NEW YORK) — Environmental groups and oyster farmers have found a silver lining -- or a pearl -- amid the ravages of the pandemic. Millions of oysters that went unsold when restaurants closed are finding a new life back in the ocean, where advocates say... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The price of Bitcoin nosedived after Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced his company would no longer be accepting the cryptocurrency as payment due to its ties to fossil fuels in a tweet that sparked a heated debate on the digital currency's... Read More.
(BOXTON, Tenn.) -- When her father died, Linda Hayes said his last request to her was to take care of the vegetable garden he grew for his community at his home in Boxtown, Tennessee. "Two weeks before he passed away, he told me, he said,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Shaina Oliver's asthma flares up on cold days. Her kids can't play outside, often due to the heavy air pollution surrounding their community. "It becomes a burden because you have to buy more air filters for each room," she said. "And it's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Citigroup said it has incorporated environmental, social and governance scores (ESG) to its securities services data platform to let clients better analyze the sustainability exposure of their investments. The major update comes to Citi Velocity Clarity, the bank's online data and analytics... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden was clear on the campaign trail that he would roll back several actions taken by the Trump administration, many of them having to do with climate and the environment.Throughout... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The importance of nature and the environment was evident this election as voters across the country approved more than two dozen conservation ballot measures.The initiatives include nearly $3.7 billion in new funding... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN and ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, has launched a new environmental prize described by Kensington Palace as the "most prestigious global environment prize in history."William's Earthshot Prize is... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. State Department has named a new special envoy for the Arctic amid increased competition with Russia and China for influence in the region, which is facing some of the most damaging effects... Read More.
By STEPHANIE EPPS, ABC NEWS(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration has changed a major environmental law to speed up infrastructure projects like highways and pipelines, a move critics say could also make it harder for Americans to have a voice in... Read More.
SILVERDALE, Wash - The U.S. Navy is preparing a supplement to the 2015 Northwest Training and Testing (NWTT) Final Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS) to assess the potential environmental effects associated with ongoing and future at-sea military readiness activities conducted within the... Read More.