environmental activism, nonprofits

Street protest

About 150 demonstrators turned out despite the wet, chilly weather to show their support for the planet on Sunday.

The Dallas demonstration will be held on the Continental Avenue Bridge on Sunday at 2 p.m. 

Proceeds from the Wine Wingding fundraiser on Nov. 17 in Dallas will support local programs.

Lois Gibbs, who led the successful 1970s grassroots campaign against a toxic waste dump, will be at the Nov. 5-7 event.

Two studies on Dallas-Fort Worth smog show path to EPA compliance and benefits of reducing pollution.

The DFW Area Food Recovery Event will be held on Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the NCTCOG office in Arlington.

The frank views that informed his June message to the world on the environment are fueling anticipation. 

The largest Shrine circus producer in the country announced last week that he’ll no longer produce shows featuring elephants, tigers, lions or other wild animals. 

North Texas environmentalists

Recipients of the Sierra Club's Lone Star Chapter Awards gather for a group photo.

​In June, Texas joined California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii and other states in banning the shark fin trade.