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Green news, reflections, and stories from Ohio's leading environmental advocates.

June 12, 2015

By Jack Shaner
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Thanks to you, the Ohio Senate is starting to stand up to the oil and gas industry.

June 9, 2015

By Melanie Houston
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The US EPA study highlights that fracking is not only a significant threat to water, but a threat to public health and quality of life for thousands of people across the country.

June 8, 2015

Lawmakers in Columbus have an opportunity this week to take action through an amendment in the state budget bill currently working its way through the Ohio Senate. This amendment affects a key program meant to prevent agricultural pollution by moving it from the state natural resources department to the agriculture department.

June 4, 2015

By Melanie Houston   
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Our first responders charge into situations that most of us can only conjure up in our worst nightmares. They deserve the best protection that we can give them. That’s why we were outraged to learn that a provision in the Ohio budget bill could unnecessarily jeopardize the safety of these heroes.

May 20, 2015

Rather than be beholden to rain storms made more severe from human-induced climate change, the focus needs to be on limiting the amount of phosphorus flowing into our streams and rivers.


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