Environment Michigan Latest Blog Posts

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

On October 1st, Gov. Whitmer announced plans to spend $500 million of existing money to protect our water by investing in infrastructure and getting lead service lines out.

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

New types of PFAS chemicals are being produced and used by industry fastser than scientists can figure out how to reliably test for them. Regulating them as a class is the only way to protect our families.

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

Climate change is already harming our families and friends. That's why we're working hard on climate solutions.

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Mary Katherine Moore
Creative Associate

The Great Lake State sets a goal for itself and an example for its neighbors: achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. 

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

Our bottle bill has been a huge success for Michigan's environment.

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Ian Corbet
Conservation America Campaign, Associate

Each year, 1 million acres of boreal forest is cut in Canada, much of it turned into pulp that is used for tissue products. This threatens wildlife and puts incredible pressure on our changing climate. 

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

Today Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced plans for Michigan to reach carbon neutrality by 2050.

Traditional techniques in sustainable farming can play a role in protecting pollinators from overwhelming declines

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

Environment Michigan Research and Policy Center and the Frontier Group's new report documents adoption of renewable energy by colleges and universities across the country.

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Nathan Murphy
State Director

I recently co-authored an op-ed in the Lansing State Journal continuing to get the word out that the federal government is gutting important environmental protections.