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Elly Boehmer
State Director

Delegate Carr’s HB 1902 which would ban single use foam and takeout containers will be heard in the House Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources Committee’s first meeting of the 2021 session. 

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Ian Corbet
Conservation America Campaign, Associate

The consumer goods giant continues to make irresponsible use of the world’s forests.

 | by
Elly Boehmer
State Director

The 2021 Virginia General Assembly will convene on January 13th for a thirty day session where legislators will have the opportunity to take action on a variety of environmental bills. 

Drilling in the Arctic was always a bad idea, and it is only getting worse. Though the first lease sale of land in the Arctic National Wildlife refuge was a complete failure, we need to prevent any future sales and make sure the entire refuge is fully protected from any future development.

 | by
Elly Boehmer
State Director

When it comes to protecting our air, water, and the places we love, it was a big year for Virginia.

All Americans should care about the wildlife on the coast plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, even if we never visit.

In a world overrun by plastic pollution, Thanksgiving shouldn’t come with a side of plastic. That's why we're calling on Whole Foods to take action.

Join Environment America in counting down the final days of 2020 with daily activities to celebrate and explore nature.

Energy saving tips that are written in the stars