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May 18, 2016 | Legal Document

Dusky Shark: Settlement Agreement

In a court settlement, the National Marine Fisheries Service agrees to develop and new rule to address dusky shark conservation and management, as required by the Magnuson-Stevens Act.

May 17, 2016 | Action Alert

Halt the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline

The proposed Dakota Access Pipeline would transport 570,000 barrels of crude oil per day across the Missouri River--less than one mile from the Standing Rock Reservation. It would poison the river and threaten the health of the community when it leaks. Stand by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to halt the construction of the pipeline once and for all.

May 13, 2016 | Feature

Fixing The Leaky Oil & Gas Industry

Too many communities have been left to deal with fallouts from an aging, failure-prone fossil fuel infrastructure network. One such disaster occurred at the Aliso Canyon gas storage facility near the Southern California community of Porter Ranch.

May 13, 2016 | Action Alert

Stop this tar sands oil train in its tracks

New York State officials are considering a proposal to ship tar sands oil through New York state. Tell Governor Cuomo to stop this dangerous plans in its tracks.


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