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March 3, 2011 | Video

Save Our Skins: The Wolf

The Endangered Species Act is under attack. From Congress. Politicians are risking the future of wolves, salmon, polar bears and more. Like any self-respecting member of the digital age, these animals are standing up for themselves by channeling the power of the Internet.

March 3, 2011 | Video

Save Our Skins: The Salmon

The Endangered Species Act is under attack. From Congress. Politicians are risking the future of wolves, salmon, polar bears and more. Like any self-respecting member of the digital age, these animals are standing up for themselves by channeling the power of the Internet.

February 26, 2011 | Video

Wolves Return to Yellowstone

Doug Honnold speaks about his job as a lawyer fighting for the animals and wild places of the Yellowstone ecosystem, during the time he was managing attorney of Earthjustice's Northern Rockies office.

February 14, 2011 | Video

The Beginnings of Earthjustice

A short film about the start of the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, which later became Earthjustice. The history of the organization, specifically, and environmental law, generally, are discussed. Earthjustice co-founders Fred Fisher, Don Harris and Phil Berry are interviewed.

January 31, 2011 | Video

Coal Ash Contaminates Our Lives: Virginia

Coal ash—the toxic byproduct of coal-fired power plants—has contaminated drinking water supplies at hundreds of sites across the country. If you live near an unlined coal ash pond, there is a 1 in 50 chance of developing cancer from drinking contaminated water. This is 2,000 times higher than acceptable risk levels!

May 25, 2010 | Video

You Can't Rewind an Oil Spill

You can't rewind an oil spill, but you can pause the next one. In the Arctic Ocean, where temperatures fall well below zero, ocean swells can reach 20 feet and huge ice flows prevent travel to most areas, it's inconceivable to expect clean up of an oil spill to go smoothly.

This video was created in partnership with Alaska Wilderness League, Defenders of Wildlife, Sierra Club, World Wildlife Federation, National Wildife Federation, The Wilderness Society, and National Audubon Society.

May 24, 2010 | Video

Flyover of Seattle, WA Cement Kilns

Two cement kilns, located just outside of downtown Seattle, WA, are significant sources of mercury pollution in the area. Mercury emissions from these sites impact hundreds of thousands of people around the Puget Sound area. Toxic levels of mercury in fish affect everyone, especially children and pregnant women.

May 24, 2010 | Video

Flyover of Cupertino, CA Cement Kiln

This video features the Cupertino cement kiln, located just outside San Francisco, CA. Mercury emissions from this site impact hundreds of thousands of people in the Bay Area. Toxic levels of mercury in fish affect everyone, especially children and pregnant women.

April 20, 2010 | Video

Coal Ash Contaminates Our Lives: New Mexico Interview

Coal-fired power plants are poisoning our rivers, lakes and streams with coal ash, a waste product that contains arsenic, mercury, and lead. Coal ash poisons fish, making them unsafe to eat. For decades, power plants have carelessly dumped coal ash into ponds and landfills that leak into our rivers and streams. It's time for the EPA to set strong safeguards that classify coal ash as hazardous waste—because that's exactly what it is.

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