ClimateWire headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. CITIES:

Fight over a Fla. sewer pipe raises national financial and health issue

VIRGINIA KEY, Fla. -- The wastewater plant on this barrier island sits tucked in a northern corner, away from the wading birds, views of Miami Beach and grassy vegetation providing prime picnic spots. If not for the perfumed mist sprayed from metal pipes to camouflage the odor, it could be any blocky warehouse of white buildings. Past a dirt road, one white building links to an orange-tinged pipe. Nondescript as it is, the pipe, which carries millions of tons of partially treated sewage daily miles out to the ocean, is at the center of one of the biggest fights over climate change in the country.

TODAY'S STORIES

Climate Digest: Top climate stories from E&E's newsroom&nbsp

Advertisement

E&E Interactive

E&E's Power Plan Hub

Compiled Coverage by Issue

Global Climate Debate
Fiscal 2017 Budget and Appropriations
Drought
Oregon Standoff
Nuclear Crisis

E&E Special Reports

Heating up in the Heartland
Deep Underground
National Park Service:100 Years
Ukraine Hacking
Dead Seas
Hot CO2mmodity
A Tale of Two Coal Towns
Sports at Risk
People To Watch 2016
Greater Expectations: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Advertisement

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos