National Blog Posts

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Why We Endorsed Joe Biden

July 30, 2020

Today we endorsed Joe Biden for President. Why? Because he has bold plans to address the climate crisis and environmental racism, to protect our water, and to reverse the damage done by President Trump.

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Bottled Water: The Human Health Consequences of Drinking from Plastic

July 29, 2020

Next time you reach for the bottle of "pure" water, think twice as popular brands may be selling you water contaminated with microplastics and toxic chemicals from their plastic packaging.

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New policy will safeguard Colorado waters from toxic PFAS

July 21, 2020

On July 14th we won a huge victory when the Colorado Water Quality Control Commission (WQCC) unanimously approved a

Do We Really Need This? Reflections on COVID19 and PFAS Chemicals

June 16, 2020

During the past three months of stay-at-home time, obtaining “things” took on new complications. I’ve found that I don’t really need all the items that might pop into my head.

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Silence is Not an Option: Black Lives Matter

June 3, 2020

We are angry and we are anguished, yet again.

We're Hungry for Parks

May 26, 2020

Congress should fully fund for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) by passing the Great Americans Outdoor Act.