This eastern North Carolina community wants worthwhile economic development. Instead, it could be getting the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
Residents say federal agencies and contractors have left them in the dark about public health risks related to a Superfund site.
With little research available about historic pollution’s effects on health outcomes, families are left with fragmented data points and unexplained diagnoses.
With state lawmakers stymying legislative action on pollution, scientists and environmental advocates try to figure out how to reduce plastic waste.
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.