AmeriScan: July 18, 2014


California Groundwater Sinks to Record Low … BNSF Agrees to One-Man Crews for Oil Trains … Giant Post-Combustion CO2 Capture Project Under Construction … Minnesota Power Agrees to Cut [...]

Rocky Fork

AmeriScan: July 15, 2014


Land and Water Conservation Fund a Powerful Economic Engine … New York Supreme Court Rejects Fracking Lawsuits … Canadian Firm Fined for Toxic Discharges to Louisiana River … Prairie [...]


AmeriScan: May 27, 2014


Update: Search for Three Missing in Colorado Mudslide Called Off … EPA Protects Fish from Cooling Water Intakes … Pebble Mine Company Sues EPA for Safeguarding Salmon … Emergency [...]

Pendleton fire

AmeriScan: May 16, 2014


San Diego Ablaze: Fire Crews Battle 14 Fires … Army Corps: Proposed Copper Mine Could Damage U.S. Waters … Titanium Firm Fined $13.75 Million for PCB Pollution … Parasitic [...]

train fire

AmeriScan: May 14, 2014


Emergency Order Targets Bakken Crude Oil Rail Shipments … Solar Panels Installed on White House Roof … Sea Shepherd ‘‘Operation Reef Defense’ Diver Attacked … Greenpeace USA: Nearly 100% [...]


AmeriScan: May 6, 2014


Appeals Court Upholds 2013 Renewable Fuel Standard … Safety Board Urges Tougher Refinery Rules After Tesoro Deaths … New York Assembly Passes First U.S. Ban on Plastic Microbeads … [...]


AmeriScan: May 2, 2014


High Wildfire Risk Will Burn Into Federal Budget … Harvard Student Arrested in Fossil Fuel Divestment Protest … Louisiana LNG Terminal Would Minimize Environmental Impacts … Washington Governor Orders [...]

solar array

AmeriScan: April 24, 2014


Cities Curbing Carbon Emissions, Mayors Report … Oahu North Shore Resort Agrees to Conservation Easement … Midwest States Contest Ethanol Ruling in Supreme Court … Jury Awards Sickened Family [...]

Deepwater Horizon

AmeriScan: April 16, 2014


Deepwater Horizon Cleanup Ends, GM Invests $449M in EVs, Court Upholds Mercury Rule, Mercury High in Remote Parks, Jazz Timber Sale OK’d, Ski Areas Open Year-Round, Marine Sanctuaries Could [...]


AmeriScan: April 14, 2014


Getting Out the Green Vote, EPA’s Five-Year Plan, Frack-less in Michigan, Americans Like Ethanol, Los Angeles Loves Energy Star, Olestra Clears Toxins

New Coalition Leading Green Voters to the [...]


AmeriScan: Apr. 8, 2014


Harvard’s $20 Million Climate Fund, U.S. Eats Pirate-Caught Seafood, Hawaii’s Big Palm, Seattle Mariners Named e-Stewards, Eco Comix, Jaguar Habitat Lawsuit, Idaho Trappers Take Lynx

Harvard Creates $20 Million [...]

wind farm

AmeriScan: Apr. 2, 2014


Renewables Power Google, Fees in National Forests, Rhino Horn Traders Indicted, California Salmon Streams Dry Up, Rare Alaskan Wolf, Navajo-Gallup Water Pumping Plant

Apple, Facebook, Google Power Up With [...]


AmeriScan: Mar. 28, 2014


Cutting Methane Emissions, BP Whiting Refinery Spill, Exxon Valdez Lawsuit, Hanford Workers Sick, Fracking-Conservation Balance, Ford Workers Charge EVs for Free

Obama’s New Strategy to Cut Methane Emissions … [...]


AmeriScan: Mar. 24, 2014


Deadly Washington Mudslide, Hanford Nuclear Leak, EPA Wins Mountaintop Mining Case, New Pesticide Cyantraniliprole, Ocean Tidal Power, Wooden High-Rise Buildings

Landslide in Washington State Claims 14 Lives … Feds [...]

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

AmeriScan: Mar. 18, 2014


America’s Newest Wilderness, WIPP Radiation Rumors, Efficient Commercial Cold  Storage, Pesticide in Nursing Homes, Court Lets Buffalo Roam, Colorado OKs GMO Ballot

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Declared Wilderness [...]

wind farm

AmeriScan: Mar. 14, 2014


Cape Wind Permit Upheld, BP Business Ban Lifted, Mercury in Seafood Lawsuit, Asian Carp Move North, Endangered Murrelet Protected, Gas-Powered Car Gets 74 MPG

Court Upholds First U.S. Offshore [...]


AmeriScan: Mar. 7, 2014


Two Million Against Keystone XL, Bison Trap Blockade, Kalamazoo Spill Protesters, Inert Pesticide Ingredients, DC Gas Leaks, Catalina Island Foxes

Keystone XL Opponents Deliver Two Million Comments … Bison [...]

water pollution

AmeriScan: Mar. 5, 2014


Coal Companies Fined $27M, Kickbacks Land Superfund Manager in Prison, Clergy Reject Keystone XL, California Water for Fish, Alt Energy Fraud, Dental Mercury Lawsuit

Polluting Coal Companies Fined Record [...]

baby toy

AmeriScan: Feb. 26, 2014


Imported Toys With Lead, Phthalates, West Virginia Clean Water Poll, Coal Data Browser, San Diego Port Shore Power, Monarch Butterfly Survival

U.S. Prosecutes Importers of Toys Containing Lead, Phthalates [...]