Ozone is considered the most widespread of air pollutants. As a result, it is increasingly linked to a host of awful symptoms like asthma attacks, coughing, wheezing, low birth weight in newborns, cardiovascular episodes, short-term memory loss, and increased visits to emergency rooms and hospitals as a result. It is our children, teenagers, seniors and those with lung diseases like asthma that are especially at risk.
Sworn Statement of Forest Service: Idaho Suspends Wilderness Wolf-Killing Plan In Face of Court Challenge
Which of the following issues do you think is important for the environmental movement?
- Protecting marine species, such as whales, dolphins and sea turtles
- Investing in a clean energy future and reducing U.S. dependence on fossil fuels
- Avoiding unnecessary risk of oil spills in our world’s oceans
Any choice indicates that you may find troubling a recent announcement from the Obama administration. This one’s a doozy—read on.