• The American Legislative Exchange Council has come under fire for driving the disinformation campaign in the U.S. that purports that climate change is not human-caused.Environment,ALEC,American Legislative Exchange Council,Anthony Leiserowitz,BP,Chevron,drought,Environmental Issue,Environmental Protection Agency,greenhouse gas emissions,renewable energy sources,San Diego,Shell,Southern California,Juliana Kenny

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  • Filling a tank with drinking water in a desert suburb of Lima, Peru, 1/21/15. Jan Sochor/CON/LatinContent/Getty Images

    Fast-expanding Lima is suffering from receding glaciers and incompetent water distribution.Environment,climate change,glaciers,Lima,Sedapal,Water,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jul 22, 2015, 10:23 AM EDT
  • Vehicles running in smog covered streets in Beijing, China, June 23, 2015. STR/AFP/Getty Images

    China arrested 8,500 people for environmental crimes last year, and air quality is slowly improving. Environment,Air pollution,Beijing,China,climate change,Smog,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jun 30, 2015, 2:37 PM EDT
  • View of Perth, Australia. AFP/Getty Images

    The bone-dry capital of Western Australia has faced down many of the same water issues by enacting reforms to its water-management system that some California politicians seem to find intriguing.Environment,California,Desalination,drought,Environmental Issue,Perth,Water,Water desalination,Water supply,Western Australia,Erin Wright

    Published Date : Jul 29, 2015, 1:41 PM EDT
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    The main causes are a lack of proper sanitation and clean drinking water combined with eating raw food.Environment,Drinking water,Indonesia,Jusuf Kalla,malnutrition,Parasitic worms,Southeast Asia,Vietnam,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jun 02, 2015, 2:53 PM EDT
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    Litter is pervasive, but growing ecotourism can help raise awareness and incentivize environmental stewardship.Environment,Domingo Contreras,Dominican Republic,Ecotourism,litter,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jun 01, 2015, 10:18 AM EDT