Maryland Weather: Code Orange Air Quality AlertA Code Orange Air Quality Alert was issued for the Baltimore metro area Monday.
Mr. Trash Wheel Breaks Guinness World Record For 'Most Floating Debris Removed By A Trash Receptor In One Month'Mr. Trash Wheel broke the record between April 1 and April 30, 2017 after removing 63.3 U.S. tons of debris from the mouth of the Jones Falls River.
Exposure To Pollution Linked To 'Silent Miscarriages'A "silent miscarriage" happens when a fetus hasn't formed or has died, but the placenta and embryonic tissue remain.
'Take Caution' | Toxic Algae Linked To Dogs Deaths In The South Is In Maryland Too, Officials WarnThe bacteria has killed several dogs across the south, and officials in Maryland warn the blue-green algae is here too.
City Council Tackles Benefits, Costs Of Plastic Bag BanThe Baltimore City Council is giving a plastic bag ban in the city another go.
Coal Plant Owner To Pay $1M Over Chesapeake ContaminationThe owner of a coal plant on a river north of Maryland may have to pay a $1 million fine over pollution leaking into the river and flowing into the Chesapeake Bay.
After Three Years Of Decline, Carbon Emissions Rose Sharply In The US In 2018After three years of decline, climate change causing carbon dioxide emissions rose sharply in the US last year according to new research.
Endangered Turtle Washes Ashore With Beach Chair Wrapped Around Its NeckWildlife conservationists in Alabama are expressing outrage after the body of an endangered type of sea turtle washed ashore with a beach chair wrapped around its neck.
Your Shampoo, Hair Spray And Skin Lotion May Be Polluting The AirMillions of Americans apply personal care products every morning before heading to work or school. But these products don’t stick to our bodies permanently.
More Than 95% Of World's Population Breathing Unhealthy Air, Says New ReportMore than 95% of the world's population is breathing unhealthy air and the poorest nations are the hardest hit, a new report has found.
Bag It Up: Dog Poop A Major Environmental Pollutant, Reports FindWhile many areas in the U.S. try to crack down on the littering aspect of not cleaning up after your dog, studies are also finding that dog poop is becoming a major environmental hazard too.
Court Orders EPA To Redo Air-Pollution Limits In 13 StatesA federal appeals court on Tuesday ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to relax some limits it set on smokestack emissions that cross state lines and taint downwind areas with air pollution from power plants.
EPA Says It Intends To Regulate Emissions By US AirlinersThe government is proposing to regulate aircraft emissions in much the same way as power plants, saying they are a threat to human health because they contain pollutants that help cause global warming and therefore should be regulated.
Baltimore Smog Meets Federal Limit For First TimeScientists have announced that Baltimore's smog levels no longer exceed the limit set by the Environmental Protection Agency, but some people are still at risk from breathing the air.
Officials Hope For A Healthy Harbor You Can Swim In By 2020Pollution you can and can't see continues to take a toll on Baltimore's Inner Harbor.