Saturday, September 24, 2016 | By EarthShare | No Comments
Global Movement Fights Plastic Pollution
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By Break Free from Plastic
Scientists predict that without urgent action there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean by 2050. Yet, despite the danger that plastic pollution poses to our planet and to human health, industry and governments have so far failed to face up to the systemic change required to solve the issue.
That’s why a network of 100 NGOs, including EarthShare members Surfrider Foundation, Clean Water Action, Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, and Oceana, just released a groundbreaking new global vision for a future free from plastic pollution.…
Thursday, September 22, 2016 | By Michael Reinemer | No Comments
Sep 22, 2016
With very few legislative days left in the 114th Congress, this bill has no chance of being adopted and would do too little to protect wild, cultural and historic lands, including the critically important Bears Ears area.
Thursday, September 22, 2016 | By Jennifer Dickson | No Comments
Sep 22, 2016
Taos County, NM
A phone survey conducted by the firm Third Eye Strategies identified that 95% of county voters polled on public lands including parks, forests and open spaces, found them “important” an
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 | By Tim Woody | No Comments
Sep 21, 2016
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