EPA slows down air pollution rules

Obama administration delays air regulations The Obama administration is retreating on long-delayed environmental regulations — new rules governing smog and toxic emissions from industrial boilers — as it adjusts to a changed political dynamic in Washington with a more muscular Republican opposition. The move to delay the rules, announced by the Environmental Protection Agency, will … Read more EPA slows down air pollution rules

Merriam calls for 'cultural shift' on water

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Merriam calls for ‘cultural shift’ on water  Most Minnesotans no longer think it … Read more Merriam calls for 'cultural shift' on water