Reports and publications

  • Rocky Mountain Update March 2008

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: March 6, 2006

    What's happening with air, water, land and climate in the Rocky Mountain region.

  • Letter on federal research into nanotechnology

    Type: Letter

    Date: February 14, 2006

    Letter to Senate and House Appropriations Committees signed by 14 organizations, including large and small businesses as well as environmental groups,

  • Solutions January-February 2006

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: January 31, 2006

    In this issue: Northeast unites to curb warming; The Clean Air Act; Going 'local' to help Houston air; Unlocking the secrets of nanoparticles; and mor

  • CCI Newsletter Fall 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: January 4, 2006

    In this issue: Creating a conservation community in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, improving water and agriculture in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, Dairi

  • Q& A on deforestation: Forest carbon and climate protection

    Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: January 1, 2006

    In-depth discussion of key REDD issues, including forest carbon measurement, additionality, leakage, economics of REDD and REDD in carbon markets.

  • 2005 annual report [PDF]

    Type: Information about EDF

    Date: December 1, 2005

    Learn about our organization, staff, mission, and achievements of 2005.

  • Global warming's increasingly visible impacts

    Type: Report

    Date: November 29, 2005

    Examples of global warming, using peer-reviewed scientific findings from around the world.

  • Denison Testimony Nanotech Nov 2005

    Type: Testimony

    Date: November 17, 2005

    Statement of Dr. Richard A. Denison before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science concerning environmental and safety impacts of nanot

  • Solutions November-December 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: November 2, 2005

    In this issue: We redouble efforts to restore coastal wetlands, our first line of defense against hurricanes; Cape Cod fishermen try working as a comm

  • Finding the Water

    Type: Report

    Date: October 27, 2005

    This Environmental Defense Fund study describes the environmental crisis of the Bay-Delta and proposes seven ways to find water to dedicate to the eco

  • Envestors Update Summer 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: October 5, 2005

    Envestors Update Summer 2005 issue on nanotechnology.

  • Solutions September-October 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: August 25, 2005

    In this issue: Landmark ocean protection plan offers hope for California; Fewer antibiotics will be used on hog farms; A bold new plan for North Carol

  • CCI Newsletter Summer 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: August 17, 2005

    Inside this issue: Making Music, Talking Trees: A Rock Star and Forest Owner Speaks Out; Dairy Owners Find Innovation Is Key to Environmental and Econ

  • Incentives for Healthy Communities

    Type: Report

    Date: August 15, 2005

    Suggestions for improving/redrafting San Joaquin Valley air district’s proposed Indirect Source rule.

  • Solutions July-August 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: June 30, 2005

    In this issue: America reaches a tipping point for climate action, a biologist works to extend the ocelot's habitat, putting markets to work on the fi

  • Cleaner Air for America

    Type: Report

    Date: June 16, 2005

    A national program to lower pollution from today's diesel engines will have extensive human health benefits that overwhelm the costs by at least 12 to

  • Resistant Bugs and Antibiotic Drugs

    Type: Report

    Date: June 1, 2005

    Massive quantities of antibiotics are added to the feed used in raising chickens, hogs and beef cattle, which helps spur the development of antibiotic

  • Solutions May-June 2005

    Type: Newsletter

    Date: May 12, 2005

    In this issue: Car companies declare war on California global warming law; Congress launches new assault on Endangered Species Act; Clean Air Crossroa

  • Myths and facts on global warming

    Type: Report

    Date: April 14, 2005

    A vast majority of climate scientists agree that global warming is happening and poses a serious threat to society.

  • Cleaner Diesel Handbook

    Type: Report

    Date: April 1, 2005

    Report designed to empower the private sector, public officials and ordinary citizens with the means to reduce harmful pollution from diesel engines.