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Restore the Chesapeake Bay

We should be doing everything we can to restore the Chesapeake Bay. But loopholes in the Clean Water Act leave 10,000 miles of streams that feed the Bay vulnerable to unchecked pollution.

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Keep Maryland Safe From Drilling

Oil and gas companies want to start drilling in Maryland using a dangerous process called hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking."  They want to get started as soon as possible, regardless of the dangerous effects of drilling we’re seeing in nearby states like Pennsylvania.  Well, they’ve got a fight on their hands – thousands of Marylanders are joining our effort to help stop gas drilling from contaminating our drinking water, polluting our air, destroying beautiful land, and threatening our health.

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Global Warming Solutions

The consequences of global warming are apparent in Maryland and across the nation. Nobody wants our kids to inherit a world where storms like Superstorm Sandy or worse are the new normal. The National Climate Assessment released in May highlights the immediacy of this issue: “Climate change, once considered an issue for a distant future, has moved firmly into the present.”

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Clean Energy for Maryland

Too much of our energy comes from dirty sources that harm our environment—but it doesn't have to be that way. We can harness pollution-free energy from the wind and the sun. It's clean, local, and never runs out.

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Clean Air, Healthy Families

Clean air standards could cut mercury pollution by 91% and save 17,000 lives each year. The coal industry is trying to block these standards, but we’re urging the EPA to move forward with their commonsense plan to protect public health.