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Alliance Launched To Save Bees

Sixty-five chefs, restaurant owners and other culinary leaders joined us to launch the Bee Friendly Food Alliance. Through the Alliance, chefs and restaurateurs are calling attention to the importance of bees to our food supply, the dramatic die-off of bee populations, and the need to protect our pollinators. LEARN MORE.

News Release | Environment America

Scott Pruitt's EPA Fails to Protect Our Environment

Americans deserve clean water, clean air and an Environmental Protection Agency that cares about human health and the environment. That's why the EPA was created by a Republican administration that recognized that "conservation" is by its nature "conservative." The evidence is clear:  we do not have that awareness in an EPA run by Scott Pruitt.

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Blog Post

Wild Areas In Largest National Forest Under Attack | Steve Blackledge

The concept of the Roadless Rule was simple: areas untouched by logging and road-building should stay that way, i.e. wild.

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News Release | Environment America

219,210 Americans call on EPA to ban bee-killing pesticides

A coalition of food safety and environmental groups delivered 219,210 public comments to EPA today, urging the agency ban neonicotinoid pesticides a leading cause of pollinator decline. The agency closes its comment period the day before Earth Day for its preliminary ecological and human health risk assessments for the neonicotinoids clothianidin, thiamethoxam and dinotefuran, and a preliminary ecological risk assessment for the neonicotinoid imidacloprid.

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News Release | Environment America

Trump Administration lays groundwork for Arctic Refuge drilling plan

The Trump administration has started the process to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling. Tomorrow, the Department of Interior notice, detailing the Bureau of Land Management’s plan to implement an oil and gas leasing program, will be posted in the Federal Register, beginning a 60-day public comment period.

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These ‘Shining Cities’ will get you inspired about a sunny future | Ross Sherman

Cities and towns of all sizes are driving the transition to solar energy.

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