Environment Maryland Latest Blog Posts

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

The trip to school shouldn’t come with a side of toxic emissions. 

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

A recent investigation uncovered a bombshell for our environment over at Amazon: The company is destroying millions of unused or returned products.

A last-minute amendment to a must-pass bill threatens the pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge with drilling and development.

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Alex Petersen
Conservation America Campaign, Advocate

How the passage of the Great Outdoors Act is already making a difference

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

The EPA just announced its plan to repeal and replace the “Dirty Water Rule” — a Trump administration policy that left the drinking water of millions of Americans at risk from polluters

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Alex Petersen
Conservation America Campaign, Advocate

Take an inside look at the incredible creatures protected by the Endangered Species Act 

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

Bees of all kinds are facing a triple threat of pesticides, habitat loss and climate change. As we work to save them, let’s get to know them a little better.

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

We can't same-day ship a new species. 

Our new progress report finds that despite the need to rebuild many federal agencies and tackle the COVID-19 crisis, the Biden administration has already taken numerous steps to restore environmental protections.

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Mariah MacKenzie
Associate, Environment Maryland

The Maryland General Assembly adjourned on Monday, April 12th, bringing an end to the largely remote session due to the  COVID-19 pandemic. The legislature was hard at work making up for time lost since the 2020 session ended early, and considered a wide range of issues impacting our access to clean air to breath, clean water to drink, and clean energy to power our lives. We are grateful for the effort the general assembly put in this year to consider bills on climate action, and are ready to continue pushing these policies forward.