Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has sued a Washtenaw County landfill business over environmental violations.
A new study published in Trends in Ecology and Evolution says that cows infected with parasitic worms are having a significant impact on climate change.
The largest wildfire in Colorado history grew overnight as high winds pushed the blaze through rural communities and the forecast predicts more “extreme fire behavior” on Saturday.
Scientists in Arizona have discovered fossils belonging to an undiscovered reptile in Petrified Forest National Park.
Northern Michigan man pleads guilty to wildlife crimes after he was accused of violating several species like wolves, bald eagles, deer, turkey, and bobcats.
The survey found that registered voters in the United States said climate change will be a very (42%) or somewhat (26%) important issue in making their decision about whom to vote for in the presidential election.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced plans to invest $500 million in improving Michigan's water infrastructure.
Oakland County opened its new wastewater treatment facility this week that recycles its solid waste, converting it to methane which then runs the equipment.
Visitors to Grand Haven's beach along Lake Michigan have been alarmed by sights of dead squirrels washing ashore in recent weeks.
According to scientists, the three-month season from June through August 2020 was the Northern Hemisphere’s hottest meteorological summer, surpassing 2019 and 2016, which were previously tied for the hottest.
Enbridge said Wednesday it will fully resume operation of a Michigan Great Lakes oil pipeline after a partial shutdown this summer because of damage to a support structure.
A record amount of California is burning, spurred by a nearly 20-year mega-drought. To the north, parts of Oregon that don’t usually catch fire are in flames.
Michigan's first case of West Nile virus was reported in Wayne County.
The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy is holding a news conference to provide updates on the investigation into the Edenville and Sanford dam failures.
Some fires burning in that area were eating up the earth as fast as 1,000 acres an hour.
“Not only is the Greenland ice sheet melting, but it’s melting at a faster and faster pace,” said study lead author Ingo Sasgen, a geoscientist at the Alfred Wegener Institute in Germany.
This year, Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro pledged to control the burning. He imposed a four-month ban on most fires and sent in the army.
Neighbors who live on Avery Street say that for years this has been an open area with a small house on it. But not too long ago, the land was sold, and a single-family home development is going up.
An automated measuring system in California’s Death Valley reported a temperature of 130 degrees (54.4 degrees Celsius) amid a blistering heat wave on Sunday, a reading that would be among the highest ever recorded globally if it is confirmed.
Two men have been rescued from Lake Michigan after they were caught in a rip current while swimming.