News: Science

Air Quality Disparities Persist Despite Overall Gains
SCIENCE
Rebecca Hersher | July 30, 2020
A new study finds that the U.S. places with the most polluted air in the 1980s remain the most polluted today. Poor people and people of color are more likely to live in places with dirty air.
Florida Closes Iconic Apalachicola Oyster Fishery
SCIENCE
Debbie Elliott | July 22, 2020
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission approves a five-year ban on harvesting wild oysters from Apalachicola Bay to give the fishery time to recover from drought and other pressures.