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Not-so-marginal wells and the need for strong EPA regulations

1 week 1 day ago
There’s a common misconception that “marginal” or low-producing wells are nothing more than a marginal problem when it comes to the oil and gas industry’s methane emissions. The reality is that these wells make up about 80% of all active wells in the U.S, over 560,000 in total. These are not the mom-and-pop operations some […]
Rosalie Winn

Not-so-marginal wells and the need for strong EPA regulations

1 week 1 day ago
There’s a common misconception that “marginal” or low-producing wells are nothing more than a marginal problem when it comes to the oil and gas industry’s methane emissions. The reality is that these wells make up about 80% of all active wells in the U.S, over 560,000 in total. These are not the mom-and-pop operations some […]
Rosalie Winn

3 acciones críticas para la equidad del agua en las comunidades latinas de California — ¡apúrense!

1 week 1 day ago

Es una paradoja penosa para California: Algunos de los mismos trabajadores agrícolas que recogen nuestra comida no pueden beber un vaso de agua limpia, o ni siquiera tener agua, en fregadero de la cocina.

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Ana Lucia Garcia Briones

3 acciones críticas para la equidad del agua en las comunidades latinas de California — ¡apúrense!

1 week 1 day ago

Es una paradoja penosa para California: Algunos de los mismos trabajadores agrícolas que recogen nuestra comida no pueden beber un vaso de agua limpia, o ni siquiera tener agua, en fregadero de la cocina.

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Ana Lucia Garcia Briones

Building a More Resilient New Orleans

1 week 2 days ago

Katie Donahue – City of NOLA, Office of Resilience and Sustainability With Ida recovery ongoing, we are all intensely aware that New Orleans has a lot on the line when it comes to restoring coastlines and protecting communities from land loss and climate change impacts. They city’s very existence is at stake. Strategic, collaborative, and innovative solutions are essential to our continued progress. In 2018, Tulane University and the National Wildlife Federation released recommendations for the City of New Orleans’ ...

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3 critical actions for water equity in California’s Latino communities – ¡apúrense!

1 week 2 days ago

As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close while the drought in California stubbornly marches on, here are three critical steps state and local leaders need to take to address water equity.

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Ana Lucia Garcia Briones

Women in Fisheries Q&A: how women strengthen and support the fishing sector

1 week 3 days ago
Environmental Defense Fund recently invited Julie Kuchepatov, founder of Seafood and Gender Equality, to have a conversation with three EDF team members on the role of women in small-scale fisheries in their respective countries. Julie spoke with Onesya Damayanti, Community Outreach Specialist, Indonesia; Layla Osman, Small-Scale Fisheries Manager, Humboldt Current; and Ana Suarez, Senior Specialist […]
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Grand Bayou Village Needs Your Help

1 week 4 days ago

YOU CAN HELP THIS LOUISIANA TRIBAL COMMUNITY SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACTED BY HURRICANE IDA Many small coastal communities across southeast and south-central Louisiana are relying on support from neighbors and strangers as they recover from the devastation from Hurricane Ida. Restore the Mississippi River Delta is working to highlight some of those communities and the opportunities to help them as they recover and rebuild in the wake of this storm. Grand Bayou Indian Village, in a remote corner of Plaquemines Parish accessible ...

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