Environment America Latest Blog Posts

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Steve Blackledge
Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign

President Joe Biden’s pause on oil drilling on public lands and waters was a step worth celebrating. We’re hopeful that step number two is even better. 

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

With Virginia's bold action on climate change, clean energy and plastic pollution, among other environmental issues, it's safe to say the once-purple commonwealth is trending green. 

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

Twenty years ago the conservation movement earned a huge victory. In January 2001, federal protections designating nearly 60 million acres of our national forests as roadless areas went into effect.

Why we’ve been gathering voices for our oceans.

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Jake Taber
Content Creator

The retailer sells a billion rolls of toilet paper every year.

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

In one of its final acts, the Trump administration struck down vital protections for Northern spotted owls: The administration opened up 3.4 million acres of their protected habitat for logging and other development.

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Brynn Furey
Energy Conservation & Efficiency, Associate

Federal initiatives to reduce energy waste