News Release | Environment New Hampshire

New Report: Lamprey, Great Bay Impaired by Mercury Pollution from NH and Midwest Power Plants.

Five rivers flowing into the Great Bay are contaminated with Mercury—according to the new Environment New Hampshire report, Dirty Energy’s Assault on our Health: Mercury. The report found that power plants in New Hampshire emitted 312 pounds of mercury pollution in 2009. Midwestern plants emitted over 55,000 pounds of pollution threatening the New Hampshire forests.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

New Report: 232 Million Pounds of Toxics Discharged into Waterways

Industrial facilities dumped over 42,800 pounds of toxic chemicals into New Hampshire’s waterways, according to a report released today by Environment New Hampshire: Wasting Our Waterways: Industrial Toxic Pollution and the Unfulfilled Promise of the Clean Water Act.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Following 2010’s Northeast Floods, New Report Says Global Warming to Bring More Extreme Weather

On the heels of a summer that saw many parts of the country hit by record heat, severe storms and damaging floods, a new Environment New Hampshire report documents how global warming could lead to extreme weather events becoming even more common in the future.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Environment New Hampshire Warns The Lakes Region Is At Risk Of Increased Water Pollution

Streams and wetlands in New Hampshire are at risk of unlimited pollution, according to a report released today by Environment New Hampshire, Courting Disaster: How the Supreme Court Has Broken the Clean Water Act and Why Congress Must Fix It.

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