The Butler Conservation Fund has announced the opening this week of its second large-scale project to provide outdoor recreation in wild and scenic locations in Maine, known as Cobscook Shores.
Hillside Center for Sustainable Living is Newburyport is designed to address major contributors to climate change emissions: housing, fuel, food and transportation.
A proposed natural gas "peaker" plant in Peabody is on hold after opposition from local officials, advocacy groups and health professionals
The federal decision to approve Vineyard Wind's project proposal represents a major milestone for the company and the offshore wind industry as a whole.
Wildlife photographer Brian Skerry and scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the New England Aquarium captured the moment on Feb. 28 as the whales interacted.
The father of a Cambridge, Massachusetts, elementary school student said Monday he was shocked when he pulled two activity booklets from his son’s backpack that had been distributed at his...
“We have seen comments on our Facebook page recently that are like, if you wouldn’t give it to your judgmental mother-in-law, don’t donate it. That’s a pretty good guide stick.”
The state's next offshore wind request for proposals was submitted to DPU for review and approval Wednesday, an early step towards the procurement of up to 1,600 megawatts of offshore...
The bald eagle that died in March along the Charles River was poisoned after ingesting a toxic substance meant to kill vermin.
The Antarctic ice sheet could start disintegrating much faster after 2060 if global warming approaches 3 degrees Celsius, increasing sea-level rise.
Green burials are surging in popularity in Massachusetts. Advocates say it stems from increasing awareness of climate change and carbon footprints.
Kafi Dixon founded the Common Good Cooperative, an urban farm in Dorchester
Alden Research Laboratory in Holden, Mass., build a scale model of the Mississippi River to test sediment diversion plans.
Some low-income neighborhoods in Providence and Worcester have up to 30% less tree cover and are more than 7 degrees hotter
For decades, no eagles nested in Vermont. Now, the birds of prey have recovered to the point where the state is ready to take them off the endangered species list.
Interest in eco-friendly gardening has surged in the pandemic. Mark Richardson, director of horticulture at the Tower Hill Botanical Garden in Boylston has recommendations on how to get started with...
Aerial and acoustic surveillance conducted earlier this month found a large number of right whales, likely feeding in coastal waters off of Massachusetts.
As climate change makes sea levels rise and increases the intensity and frequency of storms, one tight-knit neighborhood in Revere confronts its future.
The order directs state agencies to take a suite of steps aimed at reducing emissions and boosting energy resilience, including requiring all state fleets to buy zero-emission vehicles starting next...