The latest executive order takes aim at iconic public places that store carbon, protect ecosystems, and keep fossil fuels in the ground.
The latest executive order takes aim at iconic public places that store

Why An Attack on National Monuments Is an Attack on the Climate

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“Together we have raised over $1.4 million for the litigation war chest of the NRDC,” she told the crowd. “Considering what is at stake and how environmental issues affect absolutely everyone, there is an appalling lack of coverage, awareness, and debate. Which is just one of the many reasons that I am so grateful for the NRDC. I know when we aren’t looking, they are.”

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Together we have raised over 14 million for the litigation war chest

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Joining us at the Peoples Climate March on Saturday? Here are event details you’ll want to know. Want to march with NRDC? We'll be on Jefferson between 4th & 7th. Look for the NRDC flag and signage!
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"The environment needs defending now more than ever, because we have an administration that doesn't seem to be interested in protecting the environment. So the work of the NRDC is paramount."

— Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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As we approach the 100-day mark, here are the highlights, or lowlights, of what Trump and the GOP Congress have accomplished so far―and what they have not.
As we approach the 100day mark here are the highlights or lowlights

Taking Stock: 100 Days of a Dangerous, Unhealthy Agenda

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At last night's "Stand Up! for the Planet" event, NRDC Trustee Laurie David and NRDC President Rhea Suh were joined by Martin Short, Larry David, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tony Hale,
Jerod Carmichael, Tig Notaro, Pete Davidson and other supporters to raise money for NRDC's Litigation Fund.

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Americans overwhelmingly support national parks and monuments. So why is Trump trying to eliminate them?
Americans overwhelmingly support national parks and monuments So why is Trump trying

Why Monuments Matter

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#ICYMI: Today, President Trump signed an executive order that threatens our national monuments.
ICYMI Today President Trump signed an executive order that threatens our national

Here Are The National Monuments At Risk Under Donald Trump

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Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere just hit a new milestone. This ominous trend suggests that climate change is only getting worse. #ActOnClimate
Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere just hit a new milestone This

We've Hit Yet Another Frightening Milestone For Carbon Dioxide

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BREAKING: Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) today introduced legislation that would cripple the government’s ability to protect people from dirty air, contaminated food, polluted waters and other serious health threats. The House passed a version of the bill, the so-called Regulatory Accountability Act (RAA), in January.

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BREAKING Sens Rob Portman ROhio and Heidi Heitkamp DND today introduced legislation

Senate Regulatory Bill Would Block Public Health Protections

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President Trump is scheduled to issue an executive order today directing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to review all designations of land under the Antiquities Act dating back to 1996 and including more than 100,000 acres of land.

"This review is a first step towards monument rollbacks, which we will fight all the way," said NRDC President Rhea Suh. "These public lands belong to all of us."
President Trump is scheduled to issue an executive order today directing Interior

Trump executive order could rescind national monuments

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We all march for different reasons. We also march together. Join us on April 29th.
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Tonight’s Stand Up! for the Planet fundraiser in LA will raise money for NRDC’s Litigation Fund. When the federal government threatens or ignores environmental laws, they’ll have to deal with our lawyers first. Don’t let big polluters win. Join the fight! [ On.nrdc.org Link ]

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Tonights Stand Up for the Planet fundraiser in LA will raise money
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Africa's largest eagle is vulnerable to extinction with populations decreasing at a rate of more than 40%.
Africas largest eagle is vulnerable to extinction with populations decreasing at a

Africa’s Largest Eagle Needs Its Space—and Lots of It

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Michelle Ruth White
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Carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere has surpassed 410 parts per million for the first time in modern record-keeping.
Carbon dioxide in the Earths atmosphere has surpassed 410 parts per million

The Earth just reached a CO2 level not seen in 3 million years

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Will Long
Summer Dunn
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On April 29, NRDC will march for our communities, our climate, our families, and future generations. #ClimateMarch

Want to march with NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) this Saturday? We'll be on Jefferson between 4th & 7th. Look for the NRDC flag and signage.
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Friday was Britain’s first ever working day without coal power since the Industrial Revolution.
Friday was Britains first ever working day without coal power since the

British power generation achieves first ever coal-free day

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Michael Brandes
Funds already dedicated for wildlife and land conservation are now being reevaluated, and breakthrough energy technology projects may be put on hold.
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Trump administration freezes Interior and Energy Department grants

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Cherie Graham
We're looking forward to tomorrow's STANDUP! For the Planet comedy event in Los Angeles!

"Environmentalists get a bad rap for being too serious and wagging fingers, but I find that we are optimists. Comedy allows us to keep joy in the work we are doing and to keep our activism energized." —NRDC President Rhea Suh
We're looking forward to tomorrow's STANDUP For the Planet comedy event in Los Angeles

NRDC Stand Up! For the Planet Comedy Event With Julia Louis-Dreyfus & Larry David

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