The officers responsible were from the Morton County Sheriff’s Department, the same department that sent officers armed with mace and attack dogs against the protestors earlier this month.
For indigenous people, the fight to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline is about reviving a way of life.
Air pollution is increasing at an alarming rate and needs to be made a priority for public safety.
Even as the U.S. government pats itself on the back over these settlements regarding the abuse of American Indian land, a federal judge has ruled against the Standing Rock tribe’s request to halt construction of the crude-oil pipeline.
Tiger farming stimulates the demand for tiger products, which stimulates the poaching of wild tigers for superior products.
Harmful algal blooms can produce toxins that can cause serious illness in people.
“We are protectors of water, and we will stand strong and protect the water for future generations.”
"The proposed permit violates the Clean Water Act because it causes an undue degradation of the marine environment."
With a 90 percent population decline in the last two decades, the rusty patched bumblebee must be protected by the Endangered Species Act to survive.
“In other words, it is not clear that we can survive big temperature increases like 6 and 10 degrees C.”