News Release | Environment America

Statement: New report shows rapidly declining bird populations

"You only need to look up at the sky to realize that we have a big problem with our birds...[T]his study demands that we quickly focus our attention on protecting and enhancing habitat for birds and wildlife." 

News Release | Environment America

Yes, Virginia, there is a future free from fossil fuels

 Gov. Ralph Northam handed down an executive order today with a stated goal of using renewable energy to meet all of Virginia’s electricity needs by 2050, with an interim target of 30 percent by 2030.

News Release | Environment America

Denying California the right to set its own emissions standards hurts all 50 states

The Environmental Protection Agency reportedly is about to announce a plan to rescind California’s authority to impose stronger car pollution regulations than the federal government. This proposal comes at a time when two in three Americans say the United States needs to do more on climate change and several leading automakers already have agreed to follow California’s tougher emissions standards. 

News Release | Environment America Research & Policy Center and U.S. PIRG Education Fund

New toolkit provides parents with necessary know-how to “Get the Lead Out” of school drinking water

With “back to school” in full swing this week, Environment America Research & Policy Center and U.S. PIRG Education Fund today are offering a free toolkit to Get the Lead Out of schools’ drinking water.