04 Mar '17, 2am

The environment took a big hit in Washington D.C. this week. Here's how you can fight back locally.

The environment took a big hit in Washington D.C. this week. Here's how you can fight back locally.

The environment took a big hit in Washington D.C. this week, writes Sarah Sikich, Heal the Bay’s Vice President. Today, we’re launching the first of three actions you can take to fight back locally. Stay tuned for two more actions in the coming days. If you’re a scientist or a clean water advocate, it’s hard not to be concerned about recent developments in Washington, D.C. I’ve tried to remain positive. I’ve taken an observational attitude for overheated rhetoric about reining in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, hoping it would be more talk than action. I’ve hoped for the not-so-terrible, while preparing for the worse. Unfortunately, these threats are becoming reality. 3 Strikes & Clean Water Is Out Over the last month, the new federal administration has dealt three big blows to environmental and public health protections. These actions come from the White House, ...

Full article: https://healthebay.org/us-epa-budget-2018/

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