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VICTORY: ATLANTIC COAST PROTECTED FROM OFFSHORE DRILLING

The Atlantic Coast won a major victory when the Obama administration abandoned its plans to open the southern Atlantic to offshore oil and gas drilling for the first time in decades. Leading up to the announcement, Environment America and colleagues presented Obama officials with letters signed by more than 1,000 East Coast businesses opposed to the drilling proposal.

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Map: 100 percent of Granite Staters live in counties recently hit storms and other disasters

CONCORD, NH– Every Single Granite Stater lives in a county affected recently by weather-related disasters, including winter storms Nemo and Juno, according to an interactive, online map released today that crunches data from the federal government. Scientists say global warming is already exacerbating some extreme weather events and their impacts.

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Extreme Weather Map

Our new interactive extreme weather map shows weather-related disasters in the United States over the last five years and tells the stories of the people and communities who have endured some of those disasters and other extreme weather events. 

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Supreme Court Ruling Response: NH Should Move Forward on Climate Action

“While we’re confident that yesterday’s Supreme Court decision is only a temporary setback for clean air and a healthy planet, the ruling reinforces how important it is that New Hampshire continue to lead on climate. By advancing our own plans to reduce global warming pollution, we can show the way forward for the rest of the nation.” -- Sharon Solomon, Environment New Hampshire Global Warming Organizer

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Report | Environment America

America’s Next Top Polluter

Tyson Foods, Inc. is “one of the world’s largest producers of meat and poultry.” The company’s pollution footprint includes manure from its contract growers’ factory farm operations, fertilizer runoff from grain grown to feed the livestock it brings to market as meat, and waste from its processing plants.

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