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Urge PA’s Senators to Protect Clean Water

From Clean Water Action (http://www.cleanwateraction.org/): The Senate wants to silence you and make it impossible for the Obama Administration to protect clean water – all at the same time. This week the Senate is allowing votes on a bunch of … Continue reading

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Tell EPA We Need Clean Water for Appalachia

From I Love Mountains (http://www.ilovemountains.org): Recently, citizens gathered outside of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Region 3 headquarters in Philadelphia, Penn., to demand a clean water future for Appalachia. In the wake of a devastating chemical spill in West Virginia and … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2014 Resource Available

From Creation Justice Ministries (http://www.creationjustice.org/): Earth Day 2014 – This years Earth Day resource is titled Water, Holy Water and will be available in just a couple of weeks. Send us an email to receive (tyler@creationjustice.org) a copy.

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Susquehanna Campaign Call-In Day for Clean Water—October 23 for Pennsylvania, New York and Maryland

From Clean Water Action PA (http://www.cleanwateraction.org/pa): Please call your Governor on Wed. October 23rd on Clean Water Action’s Susquehanna Campaign Call-In Day. Here is why you need to do this. The Susquehanna River, which winds its way through New York, … Continue reading

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Combined Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO) Conference—September 7, York

From the Peach Bottom Concerned Citizens Group (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Peach-Bottom-Concerned-Citizens-Group/139501136081761): CAFO Conference Saturday, September 7, 12:30-4:30 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York 925 South George Street York, PA 17403 Local Farm Fresh Meal at 2:00 p.m. $25/person To register, contact Maria Payan: … Continue reading

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Protect Water Resources—End Mountaintop Removal

From I Love Mountains (http://www.ilovemountains.org): Last weekend, dozens of Appalachians rallied at the headquarters of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, D.C. They brought water from their homes that has been polluted by mountaintop removal coal mining and are … Continue reading

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Ask Your State Representative to Co-Sponsor Comprehensive and Fair Drilling Tax Legislation

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org):   Please ask your state legislator to cosponsor the comprehensive and fair drilling tax proposal.   It is long past time for the Pennsylvania legislature to pass a drilling tax on deep gas drilling to invest in our … Continue reading

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Take Action to Stop Fracking in the Delaware Basin

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/):   Benzene… surfactants and organic biocides… barium and other toxic metals… thorium, radium, and uranium. Would you drink water that contains these chemicals? Fracking for natural gas is expanding faster than the technology it … Continue reading

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New Home Fertilizer Legislation Aims at Protecting PA Waterways

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org):   Whole neighborhoods, communities and many of the other 17 million residents that call the Chesapeake Bay region home are striving for picture-perfect lawns by pouring tons of fertilizer on them. That’s why Senator Mike Brubaker, R- … Continue reading

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House Interior Appropriations Bill Guts Clean Water Programs

From the Choose Clean Water Coalition (http://www.choosecleanwater.org):   The recently released bill by the House Appropriations Committee to fund the fiscal year 2012 Interior and Environment programs is another frontal attack on clean water programs, and the Coalition will be … Continue reading

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