Items by James Bruggers

Nuclear dump could waste the Colorado, foes say
Activists are protesting the state of California's plans to build a low-level nuclear dump in the desert's Ward Valley.
Utah takes waste that Arizona rejected
An unusual collaboration between two working-class, largely minority communities means that waste originally meant to be shipped from Richmond, Calif., to a landfill in Mobile, Ariz., will be sent to a less controversial site in Utah.
Redwood summer roars back
Around 900 people were arrested at a protest in Carlotta, Calif., in an attempt to save the Headwaters Grove - the world's largest privately owned redwood forest, from being logged.