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Policy and Legislation

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March 3, 2017 | Blog Post

The Everglades Under Fire

Florida is taking advantage of the new political environment to try and weasel out of its legal commitment to clean up Everglades National Park.

March 1, 2017 | Feature

Everything You Need To Know About NEPA

NEPA’s value is enormous, yet its mandate is simple. It ensures the federal government informs and engages the public it serves. NEPA protects public health, economic livelihoods, culture and nature from corporations and other special interests. In many cases, infrastructure and energy projects cater to wealthy corporations that prioritize profit at the expense of public health and the environment.

March 1, 2017 | Feature

Todo lo que necesita saber sobre NEPA

El valor de NEPA es enorme aunque su mandato es simple. Esta ley garantiza que el gobierno federal informe y dialogue con las comunidades que sirve. NEPA protege la salud pública, la economía local, la cultura y la fauna de corporaciones y otros intereses especiales. En muchos casos, proyectos de infraestructura y energía benefician solamente a las corporaciones que priorizan el dinero a expensas de la salud pública y el medio ambiente.