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Action Alert: No Oil Drilling Off Our Coast

On January 4th the Trump administration announced a new plan to allow exploration for oil and natural gas in waters off every coastal state, including South Carolina. SIAN is joining other Lowcountry organizations and communities to stop the new plan.

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Save the Date: Peg Howell’s Presentation on Offshore Drilling — January 30

The date for Peg Howell’s presentation about the Trump administration’s recent announcement to include waters off our coast in their offshore oil and gas program has been changed from February 13 to January 30. The Department of the Interior announced

Posted in Environment, News and Alerts

Abusing Planet Earth – December 2017

A sampling of assaults on the environment Funding international research on climate change President Trump’s 2018 budget would end funding for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The IPCC is the international body established in 1988 to provide policymakers

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Environment Committee News Alert: President Trump Decimates Two National Monuments

On December 4th President Trump announced that he is drastically reducing the size of Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments in Utah.

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Abusing Planet Earth – November 2017

A sampling of assaults on the environment – November 2017

Posted in Environment, News and Alerts