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Letter to Congress in Support for Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund (PDF)

In a letter sent June 20, 2023, NRDC and 190 other signatories urged members of Congress to maintaining funding for the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund. The Fund’s investments have great potential to expand economic opportunity for rural, traditional energy, Tribal...

NRDC Letter to Federal Officials on Mountain Valley Pipeline (PDF)

NRDC and 25 environment and public interest groups sent a letter on June 22, 2023 to leaders of key federal agencies urging them to impose the highest possible safety and environmental standards available for construction of the Mountain Valley Pipeline...

California FY24 LSLR IUP Coalition - Comment Letter (PDF)

This letter, on behalf of 26 organizations, urges the State Water Resource Control Board (the “Board”) to ensure the safe and timely identification and removal of lead service lines. The letter requests the Board to make the revisions to the...

Letter Opposing House FY18 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill (PDF)

In a letter to members of Congress, NRDC and 11 other environmental organizations urge opposition to the FY18 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations bill. This bill fails to provide adequate funding to crucial programs and continues the...

Groups Oppose Regulatory Executive Order - Letter (PDF)

One hundred and thirty seven groups oppose President Trump’s deregulatory executive order. The executive order establishes a regulatory budget and requires two public safeguards to be revoked for each new one adopted.

Environmental NGO Letter Supporting Healthcare Access (PDF)

NRDC and 8 other environmental organizations sent a letter to members of Congress urging them to oppose the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Preventative health services and increased access to insurance coverage are critical to promoting public health, especially...

Mother's Day Letter to Murkowski (PDF)

This Mother's Day, the United Tribes of Bristol Bay sent a letter to Senator Murkowski regarding the settlement reached by EPA and the Pebble Limited Partnership.

133 NGO Letter to Secretary Zinke Opposing the Expansion of Offshore Drilling

133 nonprofit organizations from across the United States sent a letter to Interior Secretary Zinke in opposition to the expansion of offshore drilling. "Offshore drilling brings unacceptable risks to our oceans, coastal residents, communities, existing economies, and our climate," the...