Environment America Latest Blog Posts

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

The acclaimed cultural site is critical for biodiversity and worthy of lasting safeguards.

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Alex Petersen
Conservation America Campaign, Advocate

Endangered Species protections rolled back by Pres. Trump are on their way to restoration

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Steve Blackledge
Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign

Even though the protected area is relatively small, numerous studies suggest that the protections have been remarkably successful. 

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Lisa Frank
Executive Director, Washington Legislative Office, Environment America

The INVEST in America Act would help transform transportation by investing in roads, bridges, transit, and walking and biking infrastructure with an emphasis on fixing existing infrastructure and reducing pollution that harms our health and our climate.

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Kelsey Lamp
Protect Our Oceans, Advocate

Reefs in no-take areas of the park are better able to rebound from coral bleaching, storms, disease and more.

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Steve Blackledge
Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign

We need leaders who are committed to protecting ‘America the Beautiful’ and managing our public lands for both the benefit of wildlife and the enjoyment of all Americans, now and for future generations. 

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Steve Blackledge
Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign

This marine protected area helped marine life recover from near-total destruction. 

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Emma Searson
Director, 100% Renewable Campaign

New report depicts potential and pathway to a renewable energy future for U.S.

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Steve Blackledge
Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign

In 1992, Congress created Dry Tortugas National Park: a multiple-zone, multiple-use marine protected area established “to protect and interpret a pristine subtropical marine ecosystem, including an intact coral reef community.”