Sharp drops in coal severance tax revenue have led to a massive funding gap for education, infrastructure, and law enforcement.
Microplastics are changing this major Southern river
With state lawmakers stymying legislative action on pollution, scientists and environmental advocates try to figure out how to reduce plastic waste.
Kentucky farmers gamble on the South’s first organic hemp cooperative
The rapidly growing hemp industry could be a boon for farmers who once relied on tobacco.
A dearth in representation on co-op boards has left rural, black communities without a voice.
From the Appalachian Trail to the Underground Railroad, Daniel White hikes and bikes to highlight racial disparities in the nation’s parks and historic landmarks.
The economic impacts of a warming world are becoming a key issue for Florida politicians and voters.
By focusing on local communities, public health, and economic development, activists start to move the needle on climate change in the South.