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There's a new oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and nobody knows who is responsible
Oil slick
The wrong kind of slick

There's a new oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and nobody knows who is responsible

EPA bans use of pesticide chlorpyrifos on food crops
A person picks broccoli.
'a huge victory'

EPA bans use of pesticide chlorpyrifos on food crops

Biden administration suspends oil, gas leases in Alaska's Arctic refuge
Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
polar bears rejoice

Biden administration suspends oil, gas leases in Alaska's Arctic refuge

House approves measures banning drilling off Atlantic and Pacific coasts
Oil and gas platforms near Santa Barbara, California.
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House approves measures banning drilling off Atlantic and Pacific coasts

EPA reverses approval for 'cyanide bombs' used to kill wildlife
A coyote.
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EPA reverses approval for 'cyanide bombs' used to kill wildlife

Brazil's Bolsonaro moves to weaken environmental and Amazon protections
Jair Bolsonaro.
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Brazil's Bolsonaro moves to weaken environmental and Amazon protections

Trump administration approves 1st oil and gas production facility in federal Arctic waters
The Beaufort Sea.
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Trump administration approves 1st oil and gas production facility in federal Arctic waters

Court blocks EPA attempt to scrap Obama-era rule against methane emissions
Scott Pruitt.
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Court blocks EPA attempt to scrap Obama-era rule against methane emissions

Republican bill would sell off 3.3 million acres of national land
An aerial view of Bryce Canyon National Park.
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Republican bill would sell off 3.3 million acres of national land