By Teresa Mioli    
Public Comments Invited: A public meeting is scheduled for September 26 for the Bob Bowers Civic Center in Port Arthur. A second meeting is scheduled for September 28 at the University of Texas Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium in Austin.

A Big Fracking Problem

Even the drought can’t stop fracking from permanently removing water from the cycle.    

By Kristy Alpert    

By Brandolon Barnett  

Discussing the depiction of drilling in the documentary Gasland, the objectives of Dallas's gas drilling task force, and the potential impact on policies in North Texas and beyond.

Trinity River Video Contest

Trinity River Video Contest Invites Participants To 
Present Their Own Clean Up Solutions 

$1,500 Cash Prize   

By Brandolon Barnett  

What does "green" mean to you? From the opportunity for children to enjoy nature to the beauty of the smallest things around us, people who care about the environment are answering the question with entries in the 2011 Green Photo Contest by Green Source DFW. You have until the 30th to submit your entry through our Facebook page


By Brandolon Barnett     

Architect Thom Mayne during his lecture on Day 1 of the 2011 Sustainabilty Showcase in Dallas. What was in store for Day 2?

Sustainability Conference: Day 2

Molly Rooke: Environmental Advocate

By Esther Wu    

At first glance Molly Rooke appears to be a shy, soft-spoken unassuming woman who appears to be more comfortable at the back of the room than in front. She is a slim woman with long blond hair and piercing green eyes. But don’t let her demeanor fool you. Molly Rooke is a woman who can move mountains -- for the good of the environment. And it all began with a small pile of newspapers in 1988.

By Esther Wu    

A 1700-mile Keystone XLpipeline is due here in Texas in 2012.