The Indiana Department of Environmental Management could fine BP up to $25,000 for each violation.
The Lake Monroe Master Plan provides an overview for how the lake should be managed. The document hadn't been updated in about 50 years.
Some local residents were disappointed the issue was not addressed at a meeting of the city’s governing body Thursday.
The EPA says it will begin removing lead-tainted soil later this month from as many as 100 homes around the site of an old industrial smelter.
The Environmental Protection Agency found dangerous levels of lead and arsenic in the soil in the Calumet neighborhood of East Chicago.
The torch is part of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of Indiana statehood. The Indiana State Parks system is also celebrating its 100th birthday.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced 10 new Superfund sites Wednesday, including one in Indianapolis.
In 2007, Indiana had no large wind turbines. By 2009, the state’s more than 600 turbines produced enough energy to power nearly 400,000 homes.
The study found that countries with fragile economies, like Niger, Chad and Mongolia, are especially vulnerable to invasive species.
EPA plans to begin removing in late September about two feet of lead-contaminated soil from residential yards in the Martindale-Brightwood neighborhood.