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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Each year, nearly one billion pounds of pesticides are sprayed into fields and orchards around the country. As the families who live nearby can tell you, those pesticides don't always stay in the fields and orchards.
Earthjustice Attorney, Trent Orr, discusses the work of Earthjustice's California regional office.
Appalachian communities are suffering as a result of mountaintop removal mining. Earthjustice is working through the courts to protect Appalachian communities from this destructive practice and to ensure the Clean Water Act is enforced.
This short video shows one of the migratory paths that Yellowstone bison take out of the park's western boundaries into the Gallatin National Forest. They end their journey at lower elevation at the Horse Butte peninsula. It is here the first grasses of spring grow and the bison have their calves.
The green and yellow lines mark the Yellowstone National Park and the Gallatin National Forest boundaries, respectively.
Sammy the Sponge, Tommi the Toilet Brush, and Gina the Glove give a fun, light-hearted introduction into the issue of household cleaning product ingredient disclosure.