FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 29, 2021 Contacts: Pam Clough, Environment Washington, pclough@environmentwashington.org, (215) 431-7104 Giovanni Severino, Latino Community Fund of Washington, giovanni@latinocommunityfund.org, (509) 949-2413 Sara Holzknecht, Oceana, sholzknecht@oceana.org, (206) 962-9047 …

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Excess nutrient discharges from human sources are polluting watersheds and waterways around the nation, including Puget Sound. This pollution, which can come from sources big and small – from sewage …

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14, 2021Contacts:Pam Clough, Environment Washington, pclough@environmentwashington.org, (215) 431-7104Giovanni Severino, Latino Community Fund of Washington, giovanni@latinocommunityfund.org, (509) 949-2413Sara Holzknecht, Oceana, sholzknecht@oceana.org, (206) 962-9047Alyssa Barton, Puget Soundkeeper Alliance, …

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“EPA’s course-correction is a vital step forward, and couldn’t be more timely,” said Sean Dixon, Executive Director at Puget Soundkeeper. “Communities around the state rely on these water quality standards to ensure their fish and shellfish resources can thrive and are safe to eat. When the standard for safety is lowered, real lives — and livelihoods — are put at risk.”

Read more about "EPA Agrees to Reevaluate Trump-era Washington State Water Quality Rollbacks"

Para publicación inmediamente 30 de junio de 2021 Contactos: Katelyn Kinn, Puget Soundkeepers, 920-782-0114, katelyn@pugetsoundkeeper.org Helen Reddout, Community Association for Restoration of the Environment, 509-854-1662 Jean Mendoza, Friends of Toppenish Creek, …

Read more about "La Corte de Apelaciones de Washington rechaza los permisos de la Operación de Alimentación Animal Concentrada (CAFO) del estado, encuentra que el estado no protegió la calidad del agua y no abordó el cambio climático"