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How Marine Protected Areas Help Fisheries and Ocean Ecosystems

With U.S. fisheries reeling from climate change and other threats, marine protected areas—especially highly and fully protected MPAs—are powerful tools to rebuild, protect, and sustain fisheries and ocean ecosystems.

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12 Climate Wins From the National Environmental Policy Act

The National Environmental Policy Act requires the federal government to consider the impacts of climate change for proposed projects. The Trump administration has dismissed this condition—and it has come back to haunt them in the courts.

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Backroom Deals

Noncompetitive leasing—the bargain bin of the federal onshore oil and gas program—is wasteful, unnecessary, and largely shielded from public scrutiny.

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American Aquaculture

As the United States considers whether or not to expand offshore aquaculture, policymakers should balance economic opportunity with environmental protection.

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Boundary Waters at Risk

By shortcutting science and ignoring local concerns, the Trump administration is endangering Minnesota wilderness.

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