News Release | Environment America

STATEMENT: Trump decision to strip protections from New England’s Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument is totally misguided

The last thing we need is to remove protections from one of the few marine habitats that is currently protected from direct human impacts. The centuries-old coral and the endangered whales, dolphins and other ocean life protected by this monument are fragile and irreplaceable. To allow commercial fishing in this vital marine monument would put so many remarkable species at further risk.

News Release | Environment America

Statement: EPA continues environmental rollbacks during COVID-19 pandemic

The Environment Protection Agency (EPA) weakened states’ legal authority to protect their waterways from pipelines and other polluting projects in a rulemaking announced Monday. Specifically, the new rule targets Section 401 of the Clean Water Act.

News Release | Environment America Research & Policy Center

Environment America Research & Policy Center releases new comprehensive study on solar capacity in major U.S. cities

Nation’s largest cities ranked; 50 major urban areas more than doubled their total installed capacity in last 7 years

News Release | Environment America

Coalition files lawsuit to protect federal clean car rules

Environment America, along with ten other public interest organizations, filed a lawsuit today in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit opposing the Trump administration’s action to weaken federal clean car standards.

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Hurricane season coverage: Data, resources and interview opportunities

The Public Interest Network is sharing information to help contextualize the major environmental, health and consumer concerns posed by the hurricanes that will inevitably come this season.