Environmental Action supporters and other nature lovers across the country convinced Congress to reject President Trump’s devastating budget cuts for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this year. This is an important victory, but we are just getting started.It’s clear: We need a strong Environmental Protection Agency to make sure that our wildlife and wild places are protected, and that our communities […]
Great Lakes sunset (Photo: Pxhere.com)

By almost any measure, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is a success. So why is the Trump administration working to undermine it?Over the President’s objection, we persuaded Congress to fully fund the Great Lakes cleanup effort. But the Administration has an insidious plan to not spend the money anyway. Help block the proposal and protect the Great Lakes.A Devious […]

We need stronger climate action, not cuts to existing protections, so with your help, we asked the EPA to protect the Clean Power Plan!The Trump administration is trying to trash the Clean Power Plan. The plan aims to cut carbon emissions from the nation’s electricity sector 32 percent by 2030, compared to 2005 levels. It’s also one of the strongest actions ever […]
Lake Superior (Photo: Pxhere.com)

We won Round 1, but President Trump still wants Congress to cut Great Lakes cleanup funding by 90%. Help convince Speaker Paul Ryan to support full funding again.Tell House Speaker Paul Ryan to hold firm in funding the cleanup of the Great Lakes.Great Lakes Cleanup Efforts at Risk The good news is that, with your help, Congress passed and the […]
She needs the EPA. Don't you? (Photo: Pixabay)

If you think America should be doing more to protect the environment, you’re not alone.At Environmental Action, we know that we only have one environment — and that it’s worth investing to protect it. The health of our communities depends on clean air and water. Abundant wildlife and protected places safeguard the delicate ecosystems that are key to our survival […]
Environmental Action Shares: Hiking photo (Kyle Peyton, Unsplash)

Check out this week’s Environmental Action shares. Retweet or share any of these posts to help protect our clean air and water, bountiful wildlife, and protected wild places.Environmental Action Shares for FacebookEnvironmental Action Shares for TwitterOn Friday, the Senate moved closer to cutting $500M from federal environmental protection efforts. Take action: https://t.co/AI6fIQe3l3 pic.twitter.com/TStBXi1f78— Environmental Action (@EnviroAction) October 23, 2017North America’s beautiful […]
Environmental Protection Agency budget cuts could be disastrous.

The Trump administration’s proposed EPA budget cuts would compromise America’s ability to safeguard our air, water, wildlife and environment from dangerous pollution. To protect nature, these two Environmental Action supporters are turning the media spotlight on this under-reported story. You can help.There’s a pretty good chance that you’ve never heard of Beverly P. of Orange, CT — or Judy M. […]
A forest stream (Photo: Nathan Anderson, Unsplash)

The Trump administration is working to reverse the Clean Water Rule, which would protect the drinking water of millions. You can help stop them.I’ll admit it. I’ve taken an embarrassing selfie or two in my day. Chances are, you may have too.But there’s one selfie I definitely don’t mind sharing — the picture I took this week as part of […]
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We’ve all been there. A casual dinner conversation turns to politics. Soon, a debate is raging — and we’ve lost a chance for a meaningful conversation about the issues that matter most.Polls suggest that Americans are deeply divided on a range of issues [1] — and it’s easy to understand why so many of us are hesitant to bring up […]

More than 45 years ago, America made a commitment to a cleaner, greener future when Congress and then-President Richard Nixon brought the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) into existence.The EPA has since become our nation’s most important champion for the clean air and water, wildlife, and wild places that make the US so special.The Trump Administration’s 2018 budget plan — released […]