Environment

VIDEO: Clouds fill Grand Canyon in rare weather event

Grand Canyon Clouds

A rare weather phenomenon at the Grand Canyon had visitors looking out on a sea of thick clouds just below the rim on Thursday. The National Weather Service says it happens about once every several...

Environment

Utah's annual air quality is in EPA compliance

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s air is in compliance with standards for fine particulate pollution on an annual basis, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...


Environment

Grants available for Utah business air quality projects

SALT LAKE CITY — The state Division of Air Quality is seeking projects to award up to $100,000 in grants from the Clean Air Retrofit, Replacement, and Off...


National

Rain a ‘start’ for Calif., but drought entrenched

So there’s good news and there’s bad news on the California drought. The good news is that recent rain has finally started to chip away at the severe...


Environment

Colorado-Utah grouse still protected, Feds say

DENVER — Federal officials say Congress acted too late if it wanted to block protections for a rare bird found in Colorado and Utah. A spending bill approved...


Environment

VIDEO: Clouds fill Grand Canyon in rare weather event

A rare weather phenomenon at the Grand Canyon had visitors looking out on a sea of thick clouds just below the rim on Thursday. The National Weather Service says it...




Environment

Podcast: SE EcoTone Show - Snow Science

Listen to full Podcast below: // What’s up with our funky December weather? Is it true no two snow flakes are alike? What does it take to create that...


Recreation

Utah's first wild condor chick dies

Two of three wild-hatched condors have fledged, joining the wild flock of over 70 condors in northern Arizona and southern Utah. Program biologists from The...


Environment

Clean air advocates sue state over refinery permit

SALT LAKE CITY — Environmental advocates have filed a lawsuit in Utah’s Court of Appeals contesting the state Division of Air Quality’s issuance...


Entertainment

VIDEO: Zoo caring for rare baby bat

Zoo Miami is taking care of a rare, baby Florida bonneted bat that was found near Coconut Grove last month. (Dec. 12)


Environment

Wyo. tackles air pollution caused by gas wells

PINEDALE -- In a precedent-setting move, a state advisory panel on Wednesday unanimously recommended a new rule aimed at curtailing ozone pollution in western...


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Utah's annual air quality is in EPA compliance

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s air is in compliance with standards for fine particulate pollution on an annual basis, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...


Grants available for Utah business air quality projects

SALT LAKE CITY — The state Division of Air Quality is seeking projects to award up to $100,000 in grants from the Clean Air Retrofit, Replacement, and Off...