Environment

Environment

Cape Town water crisis reminds how Philly has been able to avoid its own drought disaster

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Climate Change

Climate change map predicts a submerged Philly airport by 2100

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Business

Pennsylvania DEP says enough is enough, halts work on Mariner East 2 pipeline

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Recycling

Here’s how (and where) to recycle your Christmas tree in Philadelphia

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Amazon

Report: Philly’s climate vulnerability could hurt its Amazon HQ2 chances

Children's Health

Local exposure to Pennsylvania fracking sites impacts health of newborns

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SEPTA

Despite opposition, SEPTA granted permit for natural gas plant in North Philly

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Environment

Bombs in your backyard: ProPublica tool maps contaminated military sites across U.S.

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Environment

USGS: 4.1-magnitude earthquake recorded near Delaware Bay

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Environment

Park in Philly suburbs closed because of 'potential health hazards' in soil

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Environment

Solarize Philly campaign exceeds initial sign-up goal

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Environment

Homes shake in South Jersey – but no earthquake, USGS says

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Environment

Here's why the Wissahickon Creek will turn green on Tuesday

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Environment

Environmental groups challenge Trump's rollback on air pollution

Television

Kellyanne Conway blasts CNN's Chris Cuomo for climate change conversation during Harvey

Transportation

Newly assembled task force will guide policy on Philly’s electric cars

Videos

Questlove says proposed EPA cuts are 'f***ed up' in 'Funny or Die' video

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Environment

Report: Federal employees told to stop using the term 'climate change'

Environment

Long derided as filthy, Philly unveils waste reduction plan

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Beaches

Bacteria prompts more beach closures in Atlantic City, Ventnor

Jersey Shore

Reports

Philly edged out of the top 10 most green buildings in the U.S.

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Pennsylvania Senate

Wolf: Local government may implement plastic bag bans

Policy

Solarize Philly launches Saturday amid city's commitment to renewable energy

Environment

Philly becomes 100th city to join pledge combating global warming

Children's Health

Philadelphia releases final report on prevention of childhood lead exposure

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Pennsylvania Senate

Are plastic bags on the way out in Philadelphia? It's up to Wolf

Infrastructure

NYT op-ed on infrastructure suggests 'Trump can look to Philadelphia for inspiration'

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Environment

Study: Sea rise, El Nino could spell more flooding at Jersey Shore this year

Environment

Let's give Pennsylvania a very cool mascot: The Eastern hellbender

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Colleges

Swarthmore College students begin long sit-in at president's office

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Holidays

Earth Day is opportunity for education, reflection, celebration

Studies

Study: Philadelphia is the second smoggiest city in the northeast

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Environment

Environmental regulators coming to Philly, Chester for 'listening' tour

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Environment

Pennsylvania, Volkswagen reach $30.4 million pollution settlement

Environment

Kenney: 'Irresponsible' of Trump to roll back climate change regulations

Colleges

Swarthmore College student activists may face fines, probation for protest

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Environment

Yes, more bears are moving into Southeastern Pennsylvania — but don't freak out

Bears

Volunteering

PennDOT seeks volunteers to clean up millions of pounds of litter

Diseases

Thanks to mice, 2017 could be a bad year for Lyme disease in the Northeast

Urbanization

$12M grant propels Drexel study on health and environmental impacts of urbanization

Government

Mayor Kenney establishes Zero Waste and Litter Cabinet to address Philly's trash problem

Protests

WATCH: Protesters block entrance to Philly refinery after explosion

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Energy

Whole Foods helps Philly land its first-ever passive solar greenhouse

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Health

Philadelphia school district expected to complete water lead level testing by June

Sustainability

Jim Kenney unveils Philadelphia's updated sustainability plan

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Police

Philadelphia police to hit the streets in plug-in hybrid vehicles

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