Keep Texas Beautiful is a statewide nonprofit dedicated to beautifying and improving community environments through programming and education.
A California bill that sought to end killer whale shows at SeaWorld in San Diego and phase out their captivity was put on hold Tuesday, dousing an escalating fight between animal activists and supporters of the major tourist attraction.
Plano released thousands of “mosquitofish” at the Plano Parkway Service Center and Pecan Hollow Golf Course Tuesday in an effort to reduce mosquitos.
Things were as close to normal Wednesday since a barge spilled up to 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel.
Tuesday afternoon, the Coast Guard says it’s reopened the Houston Ship Channel to limited traffic, after an oil spill three days ago.
Pitching in for picking up. Approximately 5,000 volunteers participated in Fort Worth’s 29th Annual Cowtown Great American Cleanup on Saturday.
Apple’s labor practices are under attack by two activist groups who contend the company makes its iPhones with a hazardous mix of chemicals that threaten the health of factory workers assembling the devices in China.
A citizens group in Denton announced plans Tuesday to try to ban hydraulic fracturing for natural gas.
Many Denton residents are fighting back against gas wells, which they say have crept closer than anyone ever expected to their homes.
A San Antonio lawyer being sued by oil giant BP over allegations that he falsely claimed to represent thousands of deckhands who lost money in the 2010 Gulf oil spill has asked a federal court to delay the lawsuit while a criminal investigation plays out.
It may be that one day soon Dallas shoppers might not hear the question, “Paper or plastic?” when checking out at the supermarket or neighborhood convenience store. Wednesday the city council wrestled with a proposed ban meant to protect the environment.
U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer is visiting the George W. Presidential Center in Dallas to present an award for the environmentally friendly design of the building and grounds.