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Frontier Group's latest report takes a closer look at the risks of drilling in and extracting gas from Pennsylvania's Marcellus shale -- and how close...

May 6, 2011 Blog Post
The Growing Threat of Pollution from Agriculture and Development

Runoff pollution from farms and urban areas threatens water quality in waterbodies across Wisconsin. Wisconsin's Lakes at Risk documents how manure-tainted runoff from the state's...

Apr 16, 2011 Report
The Political Power of Agribusiness and the Fouling of America’s Waterways

The agribusiness lobby is well known as one of the most powerful in Washington, D.C., and many states. Less well known is the fact that...

Feb 16, 2011 Report
The Threats Facing New Jersey's Coastal Treasures and What it Will Take to Address Them

New Jersey's treasured shore is at risk. Runoff from rampant development in shore counties is contributing to declining water quality that threatens the survival of...

Dec 16, 2010 Report

The "dead zones" in waterways such as the Gulf of Mexico and Chesapeake Bay, coupled with the myriad water quality problems faced in areas with...

Nov 18, 2010 Blog Post
The Role of America's Biggest Agribusiness Companies in the Pollution of our Rivers, Lakes and Coastal Waters

Pollution from agribusiness is responsible for some of America’s most intractable water quality problems – including the “dead zones” in the Chesapeake Bay, Gulf of...

Nov 16, 2010 Report

Because there is no way that companies could obtain insurance to compensate them for ALL liabilities in case of an accident, liability limits such as...

May 20, 2010 Blog Post

Folks, mark this down. Read the Senate testimony and digest its meaning. Because this is how engineering catastrophes - including ones with massive environmental consequences...

May 12, 2010 Blog Post

The Boston water crisis - while far smaller in scale and impact than the Gulf oil spill - is a perfect example of why worst-case...

May 4, 2010 Blog Post

This is exactly the kind of disaster environmentalists have warned about for decades – a disaster that the oil industry has repeatedly told the public...

Apr 28, 2010 Blog Post

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