White River State Park has introduced a recycling initiative that’s expected to keep approximately 30 tons of waste out of Indiana landfills annually.
More than 11,000 scientists from 153 countries have released a report declaring a climate emergency.
Illinois-based demolition contractor IESCO has been accused of illegally dumping construction debris near Gary, Indiana, according to Inside Indiana Business.
As the planet warms, people living in North America, parts of central and South America and Eurasia may face water shortages as plants adjust to higher levels of carbon dioxide.
By January 2020, Lowe’s will no longer sell carpets or rugs containing PFAS chemicals, the National Resources Defense Council reports.
The Friends of Lake Monroe have been awarded federal funding through the State of Indiana to develop a management plan for the Lake Monroe watershed.
A study from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has determined that building renewable energy in the upper Midwest helps maximize environmental and health benefits.
A recent study published in Nature Communications has determined that the homes of up to 300 million people will be threatened by rising sea levels – more than three times the previous estimate.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is accepting grant applications for environmental education programs.
More than a third of U.S. steel mills are located in Indiana and are responsible for the emission of hundreds of tons of air pollutants
Plastic waste from vaping is now polluting beaches and other natural environments, and may be finding its way into the ocean.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Indianapolis-based RecycleForce $200,000 to train formerly incarcerated citizens in environmental jobs.
Northern Indiana Public Service Co. has announced the upcoming expansion of a wind farm in White County
Texas energy company Exxon Mobil has been sued for deceiving investors about the impact of climate change on the company’s profitability.
As global temperatures warm, Ebola outbreaks could become more common and spread to new parts of the world.
Peatlands absorb CO2 from the atmosphere and store it in the soil, but as they dry, they can have the opposite effect.
More than $1.1 million in grant money has been awarded to 23 Indiana counties for the improvement of seven lakes and 15 rivers and streams.
Research conducted at University College London has found that America’s “green economy” generates more than $1.3 trillion annually and employs nearly 9.5 million Americans.
The recent discovery of a banded bald eagle near Vincennes has given the Indiana Department of Natural Resources insight into the success of bald eagle reintroduction efforts.
Two-thirds of America’s bird population is at risk of extinction from climate change, according to a new report from the Audubon Society.
A New York man filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, claiming that God commanded him to do so.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced it is investing $201 million in rural water infrastructure projects, including four in Indiana.
IER will host a high school journalism contest, inviting students from around the state to submit news features about environmental issues impacting their communities.