Environment America Latest Blog Posts

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

Join Environment America in counting down to Earth Day with daily activities to celebrate and explore nature.

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Lisa Frank
Executive Director, Washington Legislative Office, Environment America

Whenever decisions that affect the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the places we love are being made in Washington, our advocates are there to speak and act on your behalf and on behalf of the environment we all share.

Americans should be able to enjoy beaches that are clean and safe for swimming in every corner of the country.  

Gas heating and cooking appliances are major contributors to U.S. climate emissions, and may even be harming our health. Meanwhile, electric cooking and heating tech has improved dramatically in recent years.

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Megan Severson
State Director, Wisconsin Environment

This Earth Day your family can commemorate the occasion with fun ways to learn about the planet and how to protect it.

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Megan Severson
State Director, Wisconsin Environment

Whether teaching online or in person, there are many ways teachers can celebrate Earth Day with their students this year!

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Bronte Payne
Director, Go Solar Campaign

Appliance standards can help save the planet and our pocketbooks

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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.