With you by our side, we’re working to give the Tongass the gift of protection from logging and development. Let’s explore the forest we’re trying to save:

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Elly Boehmer
State Director

The 2022 Virginia General Assembly is underway and a lot of environmental progress is at stake. While it may seem daunting, there are so many ways you can get involved to win real results for our environment.

One of the Arctic Refuge’s most passionate supporters explains why protecting this wildlife haven is so important

Public comment delivered by Public Lands Campaign Director, Ellen Montgomery

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Elly Boehmer
State Director

Clean water to drink and clean air to breathe; healthy beaches, lakes and rivers that are safe for swimming and fishing; preserved open spaces; clean sources of energy that don’t pollute and never run out — all this should be the heritage we leave to future generations. 

The national chain prides itself on being a green grocer, but is falling short. Here are 10 steps that Whole Foods should take to be more sustainable in the new year.

What one right whale’s story can teach us about a species

In the time it takes you to brush your teeth tonight, Canada's boreal forest will lose three football fields of trees.

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Elly Boehmer
State Director

From bottled water to pens and pencils, an astounding amount of the everyday products we use come in plastic packaging. In fact, the US produces over 14 million tons of plastic packaging each year. 

Celebrating 61 years of our nation’s greatest wild place