Environment

The federal government hopes to appoint an interim third party in charge of managing the problem with Jackson's water system.
“If you’re surprised by this, you haven’t been paying attention," a coral reef scientist said.
Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is “running out of time”
The federal government says it will spend $250 million over four years on environmental cleanup and restoration work around a drying Southern California lake.
Waves of glowing lava and smoky ash are sputtering from the world’s largest active volcano and people have been warned to be ready if their communities are threatened.
Currently, there are no evacuation orders and Big Island Mayor Mitch Roth said “At this time, it’s not a time to be alarmed."There are no evacuation orders.
Lopburi province annually holds the festival as a way to show gratitude to the monkeys for bringing in tourism.
Whole Foods said in a statement last week that it’s monitoring the situation and “committed to working with suppliers, fisheries, and environmental advocacy groups as it develops.”
A highly contagious strain of avian influenza has killed more birds in the country than any past flare-up.
The husband told authorities he left to find help as the couple had become "dangerously cold" while camping in Zion Canyon.