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Clean Air and Water

Coal mining in the Susquehanna River basin has scarred the landscape and causes water pollution. As a result, more than 2,000 miles of streams in...

Dec 1, 2017 Blog Post

Pittsburgh has a wet weather problem. As a result of sprawling development, an increasing portion of the Pittsburgh area is impervious, meaning that instead of...

Dec 1, 2017 Blog Post
The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on the Three Rivers Basin

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in the Allegheny, the Monongahela and the Ohio rivers, collectively...

Dec 1, 2017 Report
The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on the Susquehanna River Basin

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in the Susquehanna River basin, but the Trump administration has...

Nov 30, 2017 Report

A few weeks ago, I rear-ended another car when I was taking my son to swimming lessons. We were going about 5 mph and nobody...

Nov 17, 2017 Blog Post

North Atlantic right whale populations are plummeting. The critically endangered species had a population of just 451 in 2016 and so far in 2017, 16...

Oct 31, 2017 Blog Post

November 7 is election day in the U.S this year. On November 6, the European Union is holding a vote of their own. That’s the...

Oct 30, 2017 Blog Post

On September 20, Category 4 Hurricane Maria whipped Puerto Rico with winds traveling at 155 miles per hour, just two miles per hour short of...

Oct 26, 2017 Blog Post
The Environmental Benefits of a Compact and Connected Austin

Austin, Texas, is experiencing explosive population growth and increasing suburban sprawl. Growing Greener reviews academic and other literature on the environmental benefits and potential impacts...

Oct 23, 2017 Report

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