Environment America Blog

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Emily-Lynn Warren
Digital Associate

Welcome to the Tongass National Forest, where unsuspecting carbon in the atmosphere gets sucked in and stored. It’s sort of like a tractor beam, but for climate change.

 | by
Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

President Biden’s first day actions signal a welcome change in direction for wild forest policy.

One University of Massachusetts Amherst student’s work to build a student movement for clean energy

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Ian Corbet
Conservation America Campaign, Associate

The consumer goods giant continues to make irresponsible use of the world’s forests.

Many in Colorado, like me, make their roadtripping dreams a reality by visiting our state’s most iconic parks and landscapes. They shouldn’t have to pollute the air when they do it by driving a gas-powered vehicle. 

 | by
Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

All Americans should care about the wildlife on the coast plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, even if we never visit.

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Reino Hyyppa
Wildlife Over Waste, Associate

In a world overrun by plastic pollution, Thanksgiving shouldn’t come with a side of plastic. That's why we're calling on Whole Foods to take action.

When we think of a “beautiful” American small town like Norris, this sort of wild outdoor space probably isn’t what immediately comes to mind.

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Hannah Read
Go Big On Offshore Wind, Associate

One leader’s take on the benefits of going big on clean energy

 | by
Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

What does the combination of the Biden presidency, a Republican-controlled Senate and a Democratic-controlled House mean for the future of America’s energy policy?