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Clean Air and Water

When my husband and I decided to move from Baltimore to northern California when our son was two years old, we weren’t thinking about air...

Feb 24, 2020 Blog Post

The Trump administration’s FY2021 budget proposal provides yet another window on the administration’s indifference to the environment and disregard for America’s public lands legacy.

Feb 11, 2020 Blog Post
Millions of Americans Breathed Polluted Air in 2018

People across America regularly breathe polluted air that increases their risk of premature death, and can also trigger asthma attacks and other adverse health impacts....

Jan 28, 2020 Report

As America and the world enter the 2020s, our collective problems – from global warming to plastic pollution to political polarization to the persistence of...

Dec 23, 2019 Blog Post
Broken Pipelines, Dirty Refineries and the Pollution Impacts of Energy Infrastructure

The Trump administration has proposed opening much of the Atlantic, Pacific and Arctic oceans off the U.S. coast to offshore oil and gas drilling. The...

Dec 4, 2019 Report

In the face of climate change and the potential for recurring, devastating drought, California needs to rethink agriculture - including how, where, and which crops...

Nov 26, 2019 Blog Post

What does economics look like when resources are no longer scarce? And how can a doughnut help us visualize a new economic system for the...

Nov 22, 2019 Blog Post

The Trump administration has announced that it will revoke California’s ability to set strong global warming pollution standards for cars and light trucks. To understand...

Sep 19, 2019 Blog Post
Why the Allegheny County Health Department Must Turn the Corner on Decades of Weak Clean Air Enforcement

Pittsburgh is no longer the “Smoky City” of days gone by, but pollution from industry continues to pose a threat to public health. Cutting Through...

Aug 15, 2019 Report

A note to readers regarding corrections to our recently released report, Safe for Swimming? Water Quality at our Beaches.

Aug 2, 2019 Blog Post

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