Experts, lawyers, and residents argue that affordable housing communities should be built with environmental justice and climate change in mind.
Residents say federal agencies and contractors have left them in the dark about public health risks related to a Superfund site.
Renters in Texas are suing state and federal agencies, alleging their policies have had a “disparate impact on minority households.”
Devastating flooding has revived talk of a controversial infrastructure project in the Mississippi Delta, but it might not help the communities that need it most.
Georgia farmers are pitted against Florida fishers in legal battle over water rights that’s worsening with climate change — and the case may soon be coming to a head.
Nonprofits and volunteers are working to preserve African American cultural and historic sites vulnerable to flooding and other environmental threats.
Oyster aquaculture could support Gulf Coast’s struggling seafood industry, but warming waters and pollution may slow its success.