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Going beyond statistics in the quest for clean energy

Personal stories of 100 percent renewable energy can inspire

 | by
Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

Paper doesn’t have to come from trees.

 | by
Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

When it comes to making paper products, home products and construction materials, alternatives to using centuries-old trees exist. Paper products can be made from recycled paper and wheat straw. Buildings can be constructed with reclaimed wood. And bamboo is being used everywhere -- from paper to tools to flooring. This spring, Environment America Wild Forests Intern Natalie Dryja has been exploring the many alternatives to timber and wood pulp.

 | by
Mitchell Ukropina
Our Wild Forests Campaign, Associate

Procter & Gamble’s new forest policies demonstrate a disappointing lack of commitment 

Florida Keys coral
 | by
Michaela Morris
Associate, Protect Our Oceans, Environment America

Why we’ve been gathering voices for our oceans.