Led by Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), a bipartisan group of senators and representatives today introduced bills in Congress to protect the coastal plain of Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a designated wilderness area.
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March 31, 2017
Today, President Trump signed an executive order rolling back climate progress. The executive order instructs the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to rewrite the Clean Power Plan, the single largest step the U.S. has taken to limit climate change.
States and cities can keep us moving on renewables
Until March 30, the Bureau of Land Management will accept public comments in support or against mining in Washington’s Methow Valley.
Almost exactly a month before Americans are scheduled to convene in Washington DC and demand climate action, President Trump served up a resounding notice that he will do the exact opposite.
Effective immediately, lifting the moratorium allows new coal leasing on public lands and unravels progress in policies to fight against climate change.