Still, Trump’s election reduces chances that the Dakota Access pipeline will be permanently blocked.
The protests are fueled by a diverse array of causes, from tribal sovereignty to fossil fuel dependence.
Agency contractors were excavating debris at the old mining site when the river flooded with wastewater.
Despite a new environmental justice action plan, the EPA has a poor record of protecting communities of color from toxic environments.
In Colorado’s oil- and gas-producing counties, science teachers broach a thorny subject in their own backyard.