Southerly talks to Janae Elkins in Jackson, Miss. about how to best prepare for hurricane season.
Experts say solutions aimed at reducing lead exposure from water need to be educational and environmental. Here’s how to protect your family.
Local officials are working to inform the public while still recovering from 2020’s record-breaking season—all on tight budgets.
We asked readers to submit memories and reflections about what fireflies and cicadas mean to you. Here are some of them:
Children with dangerous levels of lead in their bodies live in parts of Jackson with documented lead-in-water spikes, a Southerly analysis shows.
Wood pellet manufacturing plants have underreported emissions at plants throughout the South, which are most often in Black and low-income communities.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.