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Up To Our Ears In Owls?
Forests set aside for spotted owl may be cut by 22%
Ex-EPA Chief Defends WTC Air Report
As illness rates soar, Congress holds hearings on fallout from 9/11 dust.
Southeast Drought Unrelenting
Only a tropical storm could bring relief
A Nuclear Power Panacea - Maybe
The world's first nuclear fusion plant holds promise, but it's a long shot.
Everglades Saved. Really?
U.N. removes everglades from international watch list, but it still looks imperiled.
Lake Tahoe Fire Cause: 'Human Activity'
Mining, tree cutting rules, and -- yes -- global warming are all suspects
1 in 4 Marine Fish Is Overfished
The annual assessment of marine fisheries shows an abundant catch -- of bad news.
Greenland Melting Faster Than Previously Thought
Ice sheet could cause 23-foot rise in sea levels within hundreds of years, not thousands.
Bald Eagle To Leave Endangered List This Week
A conservation success story, but the next chapter has yet to be written.
A Second Act For Echinacea
The discredited health benefits of the wild herb get a second look, and maybe a second life.
Border Fence Stops Legal (Ocelot) Migrants
Wild creatures, like the endangered ocelot, would be stopped at the U.S.-Mexican border.
Innovators Aim To Grow Organic Hops
Effort would be stymied if USDA allows non-organic hops in "organic" beer.
USDA Ok's Non-Organic Ingredients In 'Organic' Foods
Those opposed to the decision, or in favor of it, can still weigh in before the rule becomes final.
Tell The USDA What You Think About Organic Proposal
Agency will take public comments for 60 days
Vaccines On Trial As Autism Cause
Parents believe mercury in vaccines made their children autistic.
As Elephants Die, Questions For Zoos
Activists renew their call to end captivity, after the deaths of three elephants.
Lawyers Look Forward, To Climate Change
Firms are springing up all over the country to address the many legal facets of a new, low-carbon energy economy.
Lake Tahoe Fire Threatens 100s Of Homes
With decreasing snowpack comes greater fire risk.
84% of Sunscreens Unsafe or Ineffective
A new study finds a host of suspect ingredients in popular sun lotions.
Peak Coal Near On The Horizon
New report shows coal reserves could run out150 years earlier than previously thought.
City Chicken Farmers Keep Coops
City dwellers get the right to keep chickens, for pets or fresh eggs.
Melting Ice Caps Slow Global Warming
Icebergs unleashed by warming poles, it turns out, are hotbeds for carbon-absorbing life.
Companies Market Greener Image
Buyer beware: Questions linger about "greenwashing," as green marketing takes a firm hold around the world.
EPA Smog Plan Criticized
If neither industry nor environmentalists love it, does that mean it's perfect?
Survey: Mayors Taking Climate Action
Results show results on low-hanging fruit, not politically fraught actions
Summer Forecast: Hot, With Wildfire
Wildfires likely, as heat and drought mingle
No Charges In Spinach E. Coli Deaths
Several farms or processors still may face civil suits for their role in causing deaths and illnesses.
Senate Finally Caves In To The People
An historic boost to fuel economy, but no new incentives for alternative energy
Catskills Flood Claims At Least One
Homes washed away after at least eight inches of rain swamp a fly-fishing mecca.
Lake Disappears in Chile
An earthquake in Patagonian region is one suspect in lake's disappearance.
$1.2 Million Price Tag For 1.2 acres
It's a steep price for a sensitive plot connected to Long Island Sound.
Hog Farms Under Fire
Second-largest hog producing state considers a ban on "hog cesspools."
Kansas Twister Cost $153 M, And Counting
Tornado that destroyed Greensburg is among most costly disasters for state.
EPA To Staunch Smog Pollution
The new ozone standard is designed to better protect public from harmful air pollution.
Gas Supply Vulnerable To Hurricanes
With refineries running well below capacity, domestic supplies could be easily disrupted.
Whole Foods To Sell 35 Stores
If merger with Wild Oats is approved, Whole Foods would sell stores in California and Texas.
Tequila Is Latest Victim Of Ethanol Boom
Government ethanol subsidies have Mexican farmers burning agave fields to make way for corn.
A Timeline Of Beekeeping Milestones
Colony Collapse Disorder is only the latest in a tumultuous history.
Scorecard Ranks Eco-Friendly Firms
Climate Counts releases a scorecard ranking 56 companies on eco-friendliness.
China Overtakes U.S. As Leading CO2 Polluter
China wasn't expected to overtake the United States for at least a year.
Death Toll From Toxic Cough Syrup Could Be 300
The tainting of medicine in Panama led to widespread death and illness.
Many Unprepared For Hurricanes
Tips for the millions living along the coast.
'Planet Earth' For Sale
The landmark series showcases the world's wildlife with new camera technology.
Senate Rejects Liquid Coal
The next energy bill battle: gasoline price gouging.
Milk Prices Near Record Highs
The ethanol boom has more corn going to fuel than to feed, driving up milk cost.
Mayor Bloomberg For President?
Could Bloomberg run as an independent (with Schwarzenegger at his side?)
The Daily Green Saves The Bees
A special report with stories, tips, recipes and your photos News Gene Sequence Was Key To Bee Disease Breakthrough New Site Breaks Embargo, Releases Bee Study Bee Recovery Bill Passes House Honey Bee Collapse Recovery Plan Revealed Famous Einstein B
When Climate Ambition Exceeds Results
Chicago's policies are a model for climate change action, but the results, so far, are thin.
An End To Democratic Energy Kerfuffle
House Democrats abandon bill that would have derailed plan by 12 states to regulate carbon emissions from vehicles.
Uranium Mining Returns To West
A price spike in uranium brings new life - and new controversy - to old mines.