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More than 250 community leaders joined the movement to protect our oceans by signing up to become “Voices for Our Oceans.”
In order to address climate change, the shipping industry must dramatically reduce global warming emissions by electrifying their trucking fleets.
In an effort to meet the Biden administration’s goal to deploy 30 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind by 2030, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland announced a plan Wednesday for new offshore wind leasing. Under the plan, the Bureau of Ocean and Energy Management (BOEM) could hold as many as seven new lease sales in the Atlantic, Pacific and Gulf coasts by 2025.
Boston-area residents suffered through 19 days of elevated air pollution in 2020, according to a new report from Environment Massachusetts Research & Policy Center, Frontier Group and MASSPIRG Education Fund. Greenfield and Worcester area residents fared even worse, with 50 days and 46 days of elevated air pollution, respectively.
Fewer than 6,000 gray wolves remain in the contiguous United States, but last year the Trump administration stripped the species of its endangered species protections. Now states are free to enact laws that allow the killing of up to 90% of their gray wolf population.