Virginia
Carter

Save America's Wildlife Campaign, Associate, Environment America

Started on staff: 2021
B.A., Eckerd College
Virginia works to protect our public lands in the Four Corners region from dangerous oil drilling and mineral mining. In her spare time, Virginia likes backpacking, scuba diving, volunteering at Mission: Wolf, and crafting and sewing.

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More than 20,000 Americans call for a stop to railway through Ashley National Forest

Forests

More than 20,000 Americans call for a stop to railway through Ashley National Forest

Environment America and Environmental Action delivered more than 20,000 petitions to the U.S. Department of Agriculture requesting that the U.S. Forest Service and the Department of the Interior stop plans to build an oil-hauling railway through the Uinta Basin in Utah’s Ashley National Forest. 

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Don’t let an oil-hauling train run through a national forest

Forests

Don’t let an oil-hauling train run through a national forest

Utah's Ashley National Forest is home to more than 1 million acres of pristine wildlife and countless unique creatures. But now a plan to let oil-filled trains rumble right through the forest is moving full steam ahead.

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