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Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.

Death by Degrees

The sign of Global Warming are already here.  “Death by Degrees” is a series of reports looking at the damaging health effects of global warming by states or regions within the United States. We encourage you to learn about the public health threats global warming poses in your state/ region and contact your elected officials to support climate policies that reduce our reliance on dirty fossil fuels and supports energy efficiency, conservation and clean renewable energy production.

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Death by Degrees: Arizona
Death by Degrees: California
Death by Degrees: Florida
Death by Degrees: Georgia
Death by Degrees: Maine
Death by Degrees: Massachusetts
Death by Degrees: Michigan
Death by Degrees: New Hampshire
Death by Degrees: New Mexico
Death by Degrees: New York
Death by Degrees: North Carolina
Death by Degrees: Ohio
Death by Degrees: Oregon
Death by Degrees: Texas

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Action Alerts

  • Tell President Obama: Ban Oil Trains

    Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.

  • Tell EPA: Public Health needs a strong Haze Rule

    The EPA must improve the Regional Haze Rule so polluters are held accountable and everyone can experience healthy air at our national parks and wilderness areas.

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    What now, after the Supreme Court stay?
    The Supreme Court in February 2016 issued a "stay," or a temporary suspension, of the Clean Power Plan while a lower court reviews this legal challenge. This situation raises many questions.