Latest Natural Resources Defense Council Stories

2010-05-26 12:30:00

Sites in AL, FL, LA, MS and TX Highlighted - "Special Places" in Grave Jeopardy Today; Potential Impacts Underscore the Steep Cost of America's Addiction to Oil. WASHINGTON, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From Padre Island National Seashore in Texas to the Everglades National Park in Florida, the 15 national parks, wildlife refuges and state parks in Gulf states most threatened by the ongoing BP oil blowout are identified in a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)...

2010-04-08 06:25:00

Glacier National Park could lose its namesake ice formations by the end of the decade, an ecologist with the USGS told reporters on Wednesday.

2010-04-04 07:55:00

Canadian environmentalists are asking for stricter conservation measures as the controversial grizzly bear hunt began over the Easter weekend.

2010-03-17 10:10:00

New Analysis Shows States Most Dependent Upon Oil for Transportation Would Be Hardest Hit by Price Shocks 10 most vulnerable states: Mississippi, Montana, Louisiana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Kentucky, Texas, Maine, Georgia and Idaho; 10 least vulnerable states: Florida, Washington, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Colorado, New Hampshire, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York and Connecticut WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As many energy experts are predicting that gas prices will...

2010-01-04 18:27:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the NRDC announced it was filing suit against the City of Long Beach to overturn a settlement with the ATA that ended litigation over the Port of Long Beach truck concession plan. Long Beach settled the lawsuit after the U.S.

2010-01-04 14:23:00

Clean Air Advocates Sue to Protect Local Communities & Clean Truck Program LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2009-11-19 16:56:00

State stands to gain 18,000 jobs through policies to promote renewable energy LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Nov.

2009-11-11 09:37:00

Watch Change the World: America's Heroes the One Hour Special Veteran's Day on HGTV WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-10-22 16:09:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recent legal settlement between the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and the Port of Long Beach is good news for clean air, Port of Long Beach Executive Director Richard Steinke said today in a letter on the Port's Web site.

2009-10-20 16:15:00

Mayor Bob Foster Breaks with Big-City Mayors Pushing for Clean Truck Plan at Ports Nationally, Puts LA on the Hook to Pay For and Implement World's Most Progressive Diesel-Emissions Reduction Plan LOS ANGELES, Oct.

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