Environment Michigan Latest Blog Posts

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Carson Kahoe
Creative Associate

In the past two decades, American bumblebee populations have dropped by 90%. If the decline of bees like this native pollinator isn't halted, plants and ecosystems across the country will suffer.

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Carson Kahoe
Creative Associate

The end of 2021 marks one of the grimmest years for Florida manatees. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, nearly 1,000 manatees have died this year. That's more than double the five-year annual average.

By changing how they make tissue products, American companies can help protect the boreal forest.

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Morgan Folger
Director, Destination: Zero Carbon

Most people aren’t familiar with the tech under the hood of cleaner cars. So what is the difference between hybrid cars, plug-in hybrid cars, electric cars and hydrogen fuel cell cars?

The monarch’s up to 3,000 mile migration is a stunning example of how our conservation efforts are connected. From rural to urban, domestic to abroad, it knows no boundaries.

The Home Depot should ensure that its wood from the boreal and other forests is harvested sustainably; doing so may set a trend for others

The Biden administration should give future generations the opportunity to appreciate our amazing ocean for years to come

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Mary Katherine Moore
Content Creator

With you by our side, we’re working to give the Tongass the gift of protection from logging and development. Let’s explore the forest we’re trying to save:

One of the Arctic Refuge’s most passionate supporters explains why protecting this wildlife haven is so important

Public comment delivered by Public Lands Campaign Director, Ellen Montgomery