Saturday, June 15, 2024

Tag: Environment

Miami Wilds Vote next week. Mayor Levine Cava opposes plan.

South Dade Miami residents were jubilant recently after Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava changed course and suggested county commissioners reject a plan to build...

Biden approves Willow, an oil-drilling project in Alaska (includes video story)

President Biden’s approval of the Willow Project, an oil-drilling project in Alaska, has sparked both outrage over its environmental impact and celebration for the...

E-waste: A major environmental problem in the making (includes documentary)

E-waste is a growing problem in our world as technology becomes more global. At the beginning of the 21st century, digital technologies started replacing...

Mangroves: Florida’s natural life preserver (includes multimedia content)

A simple fish tank can teach us many things about an ecosystem. The aquatic creatures consume food which then turns into feces, but when...

Florida’s coral reefs are under threat, but solutions are being worked...

Coral destruction is becoming an increasingly crucial concern for environmentalists.  According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, “Florida's Coral Reef has been experiencing an...

Center for Biological Diversity sues feds to protect Florida Tiger Beetle...

Impatient with a lack of action by a federal agency in preserving an endangered insect, an environmental group sued last month to spur the...

Troubled Water: A history of neglect

Para leer este artículo en español, haga clic en este enlace. "I love living here, it's quiet, I have no complaints,'' said Elena Barrios, who...

Troubled Water: Una historia de negligencia

To read this story in English, click this link. “Me encanta vivir aquí, es tranquilo, no tengo queja'', dice Elena Barrios, quien lleva casi tres...

Hurricane Andrew changed the way researchers looked at wind, now they...

Thirty years after Hurricane Andrew plowed through Homestead, experts are still left with the fundamental problem of bracing for massive storms. Scientists, researchers and...

Sunny Isles protects turtles with balloon-release ban

Sunny Isles Beach took a stand for sea life recently by passing an ordinance banning balloon releases.  The ban makes it illegal to intentionally release...