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Appeals court: Clean Power Plan can proceed pending review

posted on January 22, 2016 at 3:42 PM

In what environmentalists hailed as a victory for efforts to curb climate change, an appeals panel in Washington on Thursday rebuffed efforts to delay enforcement of President Barack Obama's plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions until legal... Full Story

Key things to know about federal land grazing in the West

posted on January 22, 2016 at 3:27 PM

Two brothers leading an armed group that has taken up residence for nearly three weeks at a national wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon plan to hold a ceremony Saturday for ranchers to renounce federal control of public land and tear up their... Full Story

Challenge to Chesapeake Cleanup Tests EPA Power

posted on May 2, 2014 at 1:31 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Maryland is joining three other jurisdictions in supporting the Obama administration's plan to clean up the Chesapeake Bay watershed, seeking to counter an election-year legal challenge by farmers and 21 attorneys general that... Full Story

EU Agrees On Green-Friendly Farm Reform Outline

posted on June 27, 2013 at 5:05 PM

BRUSSELS (AP) — In what's being cast as a major breakthrough, the European Union agreed Wednesday on an outline for a major farm reform program that seeks to boost environment-friendly agriculture.The seven-year program is to kick off next... Full Story

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