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New Report! Water and Health: Opportunities for Nursing Action

From Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments - Original Webpage can be found here: Here in the United States, most of us take clean water for granted. When we turn on the tap, we assume the water is clean, healthy, and free from pollutants that could have negative...

New report delivers national infrastructure path to cleaner water

New report delivers national infrastructure path to cleaner water

A new report from Coalition member, Environment America, highlights how investment can protect our water. To view the report, click here. Bold investment can stop sewage overflows and help make America’s waterways safe again, according to a new report from...

Fifty Years After 1969: How Far Have We Come?

This was originally posted at NRDC.org By Jon Devine, Director, Federal Water Policy, Water Division, Nature Program at NRDC Nineteen sixty-nine was a pretty big year. This week in 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts traveled to and walked on the moon. That same year, the...

Algae Blocks Youth from Summer Learning

This was originally published in the Sun Herald on July 28. 2019 As Mississippi assesses Tropical Storm Barry’s impacts, coastal excursions are diminished because harmful toxic algal blooms have closed every beach in the state. More than an unfortunate situation,...

Against the Clean Water Rule — What People are Saying

Against the Clean Water Rule — What People are Saying

The public responded to the Trump administration’s proposal to radically redefine the Clean Water Act to strip protections from streams and wetlands with a resounding “No”. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) only provided 45 days for public comment, but more...

Remaining vigilant against EPA’s clean water rollbacks

By Bob Wendelgass, President and CEO, Clean Water Action This was originally published by The Hill, here With the start of summer, America’s kids will be swimming, fishing and enjoying the great outdoors. An important federal rule ensures the safety of those local...

Press Releases

Environmental Groups, Legal Experts, and Clean Water Advocates Respond to Biden Administration’s Revised Definition of “Waters of the United States”

Originally posted at: https://www.lcv.org/article/environmental-groups-legal-experts-and-clean-water-advocates-respond-to-biden-administrations-revised-definition-of-waters-of-the-united-states/ Washington, D.C. – Today, the Biden Administration has finalized the...

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