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Coal Declared Official State Rock of West Virginia

Seriously, I read it in Grist, not The Onion.

Protecting drinking water for 15 million people in the Delaware River Watershed

The Delaware River Watershed supplies drinking water to approximately 15 million people and gets its water from four states: New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

A Sea Change in the Mid-Atlantic – Many Hands Make Light Work

Today at noon I will witness the dawning of an important new council dedicated to protecting our precious and threatened Atlantic Ocean: the Governors' Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on Oceans (MARCO).

Applauding the Call for Action on Climate, Tar Sands, Arctic and Boreal

I have been working on U.S. - Canada environmental issues for almost ten years - and many of my colleagues have done so for much longer.

Nixon Said What?

 In his 1970 State of the Union address, Richard Nixon said:  "Clean air, clean water, open spaces - these should once again be the birthright of every American."  My friend Erika Zucker was the first to identify this quote w