Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 10:08 PM
In northwest Arkansas, an aquatic invasive plant called yellow floating heart has taken over Lake Wedington. Government agencies hope that draining the lake will contain its spread.
Fri, Dec 10, 2010 at 11:50 AM
Natural gas is cleaner than coal and oil, helping make it the hottest fossil fuel in America lately. But a controversial drilling technique known as 'fracking' has some wondering if a U.S. natural gas boom is worth the risks.
Tue, Dec 07, 2010 at 4:12 PM
Republican member of the Arkansas legislature, Denny Altes, has filed a bill to encourage the use of reusable bags and ban plastic bags. Will it pass?
Tue, Nov 30, 2010 at 7:30 PM
For those living outside of the region, books and movies are a great way to learn more about the Ozarks' environment and culture.
Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 5:49 PM
A website called Walk Score has measured the 'walkability' of thousands of neighborhoods and cities. How do three major Arkansas college campuses measure up?
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 at 6:55 PM
The Little Rock Housing Authority has started construction on the state's first environmentally-friendly housing development for low-income seniors.
Wed, Nov 10, 2010 at 5:58 PM
Affordable housing in Charleston, S.C., and Fayetteville, Ark., is due to get a big, green boost with the announcement that they've been chosen as pilot cities in the Sustainable Cities Institute's City Program.
Mon, Nov 08, 2010 at 6:29 PM
Some of Arkansas's greatest environmental supporters are found within the hunting and fishing community. Recently, however, their interests have conflicted with those of environmental and animals rights activists.
Mon, Nov 08, 2010 at 12:32 PM
Cal-Maine Foods Inc., the nation's biggest egg distributor, said it is recalling 288,000 eggs after a test showed salmonella at the Ohio farm.
Mon, Nov 01, 2010 at 7:49 PM
Stuck between great fall weather and the holidays, November doesn't always get the best rap. Fortunately, there are three environmental events over the next couple of weekends to keep Arkansans informed and entertained.