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Ian Corbet
Conservation America Campaign, Associate

The consumer goods giant continues to make irresponsible use of the world’s forests.

Drilling in the Arctic was always a bad idea, and it is only getting worse. Though the first lease sale of land in the Arctic National Wildlife refuge was a complete failure, we need to prevent any future sales and make sure the entire refuge is fully protected from any future development.

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Luke Metzger
Executive Director

There were a lot!

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Luke Metzger
Executive Director

In some good news in the fight to keep the North Pole from melting, Congress is expected to approve a measure to reduce hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs).

All Americans should care about the wildlife on the coast plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, even if we never visit.

In a world overrun by plastic pollution, Thanksgiving shouldn’t come with a side of plastic. That's why we're calling on Whole Foods to take action.

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Anna Farrell-Sherman
Clean Water Associate

Testifying is different durring a pandemic, but that didn't stop our Clean Water Associate Anna from calling in to the Houston City Council Meeting last week to voice our support for nature-based infrastructure features like rain gardens and constructed wetlands that can help make our flood infrastructure more resilliant. (Image: Katie Haugland Bowen/flickr)

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Anna Farrell-Sherman
Clean Water Associate

Nature-based infrastrcture could protect our communities from water pollution, drought, and flooding. But funding oppertunities are limited. The "sponsored project program" could provide the funding we need. 

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Anna Farrell-Sherman
Clean Water Associate

Nature-based infrastrcture could protect our communities from water pollution, drought, and flooding. But funding oppertunities are limited. The "sponsored project program" could provide the funding we need. 

Join Environment America in counting down the final days of 2020 with daily activities to celebrate and explore nature.