ICTMN Staff
11/20/14
Washington State’s rail system is aging, and that combined with the flammability of Bakken crude oil spell danger for ecosystems and people, a top official and 10 tribes said in a ...
ICTMN Staff
10/1/14
It took millions of years for the Aral Sea to form, and just a few decades to divest it of water...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/14
Building on last year’s Stafford Act amendment making tribes eligible to apply directly for federal disaster aid, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has upped its engag...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/14
A tailings pond breach has sent rivers of toxic slurry cascading into three lakes in British Columbia, contaminating drinking water, endangering major salmon runs and prompting a f...
ICTMN Staff
7/25/14
Spills. Explosions. Deaths. Injuries...
ICTMN Staff
7/23/14
The Carlton Complex of fires, comprising the largest wildfire in Washington State history, is at 250,136 acres, with 16 percent of the perimeter contained...
ICTMN Staff
7/9/14
It was 20 years ago, but the wounds are still fresh for friends and family of the 14 firefighters, including two Natives, who died on July 6, 1994 while battling the fabled South C...
ICTMN Staff
6/18/14
The Navajo Nation has declared a state of emergency regarding the Assayii Lake fire, which has burgeoned to 13,250 acres and growing...
ICTMN Staff
4/24/14
As Sherpas leave Mount Everest and expedition groups cancel their climbing plans, Nepalese officials are meeting with the indigenous guides as they mourn the deaths of 16 of their ...
ICTMN Staff
4/18/14
Mount Everest’s Nepal side was shut down as rescue and recovery continued for more than a dozen Sherpa guides who were killed in an early-morning avalanche on April 18 while bringi...

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