Make a difference in the challenge to confront climate change, promote clean safe energy, and prevent the development and use of nuclear weapons.
When natural gas and oil are extracted, methane -- a potent greenhouse gas -- leaks into the atmosphere from the wells, compressors, pipes and other infrastructure. Tell EPA to regulate methane now!
Baltimore has a higher rate of premature deaths from air pollution than any other city in the country
Chesapeake Chapter has co-signed a letter to Governor O'Malley asking the state to take greater protections to address air quality problems caused by coal-fired power plants in the Baltimore area.
Chesapeake Chapter has submitted comments to the state on the draft Best Management Practices for hydraulic fracturing. We were highly critical of the state’s decision to establish best practices before conducting studies of hydraulic fracturing’s possible impacts on Marylanders’ health and of the proposed imposition of a "medical gag rule" in Maryland.
Baltimore, MarylandEnvironmental Health Meet Up
Meet Up with those concerned about toxics and the environment. Hosted by Chesapeake PSR, Maryland PIRG, and the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments. Joe Squared, 133 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 5:00-7:30pm
Baltimore, MarylandFilm Screening: Even the Rain
Part of the Film & Social Conciousness series co-sponsored by Chesapeake PSR.
Baltimore, MarylandMeetup to Discuss Coal Pollution
Chesapeake PSR, Sierra Club and Baltimore Green Works Meetup to discuss dirty air in Baltimore.