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Statement: Biden administration will make historic commitments to protecting America’s natural heritage

WASHINGTON -- As part of an executive order, President Joe Biden is expected to announce Wednesday a stop on all new drilling in public lands and waters. The president will also set a goal of protecting 30 percent of U.S. lands and oceans by the year 2030.

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Hope for the Tongass National Forest | Ellen Montgomery

President Biden’s first day actions signal a welcome change in direction for wild forest policy.

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A New Year’s resolution for Procter & Gamble: turn your promises into commitments | Ian Corbet

The consumer goods giant continues to make irresponsible use of the world’s forests.

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Report | Environment America Research & Policy Center

First Things to Fix

After years of setbacks on the environment, in the Biden administration’s early days, it is critical that we take swift action to clean up our environment and address the climate crisis. There are several important environmental policies that can be set in motion on day one that will protect our natural landscapes and give Americans cleaner air, cleaner water and a more livable climate. This report lists the First Thigns to Fix.

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Thanksgiving with a side of plastic | Reino Hyyppa

In a world overrun by plastic pollution, Thanksgiving shouldn’t come with a side of plastic. That's why we're calling on Whole Foods to take action.

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