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News article: How to tackle overfishing and depleted fish stocks in the world’s oceans

Amanda Leland, who oversees EDF's core programs, says an "arsenal of tools" — including new technology — can help address the problem.

 ⋮ Arab News, March 10, 2019
Commentary: Don’t ignore military advice on climate change, Mr. President

Ray Mabus, an EDF trustee and former secretary of the Navy, says the president is failing at his fundamental obligation — to protect the people.

 ⋮ Military Times, March 7, 2019
News article: Congress launches probe on why Texas and EPA blocked Harvey pollution tracking

Elena Craft, an expert on air toxics issues, says agencies chose not to use every available tool to discover air pollution after the hurricane.

 ⋮ Los Angeles Times, March 6, 2019

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  • Type: Report
    Date: March 14, 2019
    To cut greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, California agencies, municipalities and some utilities are rethinking the role of natural gas within the state’s energy system. This includes new policies and approaches to use more electric options in homes and businesses, and to reduce the use of natural gas in power plants. Succeeding in this endeavor will reduce reliance on the gas system, which could result in existing gas infrastructure becoming “stranded”. This carries important financial and political implications that, if not managed effectively, could complicate the state’s efforts to combat climate change. &nbsp;This framework provides guidance on how policymakers can address the transition away from gas.&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;
  • Type: Fact Sheet
    Date: March 14, 2019
    To cut greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, California agencies, municipalities and some utilities are rethinking the role of natural gas within the state’s energy system. &nbsp;This includes new policies and approaches to use more electric options in homes and businesses, and to reduce the use of natural gas in power plants. &nbsp;Succeeding in this endeavor will reduce reliance on the gas system, which could result in existing gas infrastructure becoming “stranded”. This carries important financial and political implications that, if not managed effectively, could complicate the state’s efforts to combat climate change. &nbsp;This framework provides guidance on how policymakers can address the transition away from gas.&nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;
  • Type: Letter
    Date: March 11, 2019
    An open letter from EDF, Audubon California to California's water agencies on moving forward on the Colorado River Lower Basin Drought Contingency Plan.

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