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McDonald’s New Antibiotics Plans A Step in Right Direction

Today, the world’s biggest restaurant chain took a modest step forward in the fight against antibiotic resistance with its release of a new global chicken policy, as well as an update to the company’s

A Decision on the Merits?

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke is due this week to submit his report and recommendations on the fate of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine  National Monument, as well as 26 other national monuments (see my blog

Dear Pebble Mine, No Still Means No

Backers of the Pebble Mine—a giant gold and copper mine proposed at the headwaters of Bristol Bay’s legendary salmon runs—continue to ignore the will of the people of Bristol Bay, whose overwhelming opposition to the mine has not wavered in over a decade.

Our Public Lands and Waters Belong to You and Me

For the first time in America’s history, many of our national monuments are at risk for industrial exploitation. 

CA Chlorpyrifos Announcement Leaves Communities at Risk

On Friday, California’s Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) made big promises to address the risk from the pesticide chlorpyrifos—found to threaten children’s health, especially i