Report: Harmful Pollution Drifting Into Rocky Mountain National ParkHarmful nitrogen pollution is drifting onto fragile, high-elevation ecosystems in Rocky Mountain National Park from Colorado highways, power plants and livestock operations, state and federal agencies said.
South Platte River Cleanup Aims To Beautify WaterwayYou can’t go much more than a few yards along the South Platte River without seeing trash. In the water and along the riverbanks you’ll find everything from plastic bottles to shopping carts.
Our Bodies Are Polluted With Plastic, Scientists WarnIt's not just the ocean. Our bodies are also polluted with small plastic pieces known as microplastics, scientists have confirmed in a new study.
Trump's Pollution Rules Rollback To Hit Coal Country HardIt's coal people like miner Steve Knotts, 62, who make West Virginia Trump Country.
EPA Seeks Dismissal Of Lawsuit Over Colorado Mine SpillThe EPA said in a motion Wednesday that the court doesn't need to intervene because crews are already working on the cleanup.
Denver Mayor Commits City To 100% Clean Electricity By 2030“Climate change threatens our people directly, putting our health, environment and economy – our very way of life – at risk,” said Mayor Michael Hancock.
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.
Seattle Becomes Latest City To Ban Plastic Straws, UtensilsIf you use a plastic straw or plastic utensils in Seattle now, get ready to pay.
Clean Air Group Says Denver Improving On OzoneOzone pollution has improved in both Denver and Fort Collins, but both cities are still among the 15 worst in the nation, the American Lung Association said.
Hickenlooper May Ask For One-Third Cut In CO2 PollutionGov. John Hickenlooper may ask for a one-third cut in greenhouse gas pollution from power plants.
Denver's Air Is Deteriorating: New Report From Lung AssociationThe American Lung Association believes the air quality in Denver is deteriorating.
State Plan For Meeting EPA Carbon Pollution Under ScrutinyColorado's plan for meeting new EPA rules for carbon pollution is already under scrutiny and it's not even written yet.
USGS: More Data Needed To Assess Any Fracking-Pollution LinkA new study by the U.S. Geological Survey says more data is needed to be able to say for sure if a link exists between unconventional oil and gas development and degraded water quality.
Udall's Accomplishments Are Diverse, But His Focus Is On Abortion, Birth ControlFor most voters this midterm, it is indeed the economy, stupid. And Mark Udall, the Colorado senator now in the political fight of his life, agrees that's true. But voters might not know it from his ads.
Low-Flying Planes Along Front Range Studying Air PollutantsColorado residents who've spotted large low-flying aircraft in recent days needn't worry.