Briefing: Bats Help Grow the Agricultural Economy

In coordination with “Bat Week”, please join me for a discussion on bat conservation and the impacts of bats on agriculture.  This briefing, entitled “Bats Help Grow the Agricultural Economy”, is being hosted by the U.S. Geological Survey and will cover
the significant contributions that bats deliver to agriculture and rural communities.

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Sign-On to Letter Opposing Kathleen Hartnett-White to Lead Council on Environmental Quality

On October 13, 2017, President Trump nominated Ms. Kathleen Hartnett-White to chair the administration’s Council on Environmental Quality.  This position coordinates environmental and energy policies across the government; however, Hartnett-White has denied
scientific evidence proving that carbon dioxide is harmful for the environment, is known to be sympathetic to the fossil fuel industry, and has spoken against energy diversification efforts including solar energy and carbon capture.   

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Support Investment in an Earthquake Early Warning System!

We can’t predict when earthquakes will occur, but for the tens of millions of people on the West Coast living near major faults, the fact that they will occur is a certainty. There is now a proven technology that is already fully operational in countries
like Mexico and Japan that can provide a warning before the damaging shaking arrives – long enough to save lives and prevent billions in damages.

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Sign-On to Letter Opposing Kathleen Hartnett-White to Lead Council on Environmental Quality

On October 13, 2017, President Trump nominated Ms. Kathleen Hartnett-White to chair the administration’s Council on Environmental Quality.  This position coordinates environmental and energy policies across the government; however, Hartnett-White has denied
scientific evidence proving that carbon dioxide is harmful for the environment, is known to be sympathetic to the fossil fuel industry, and has spoken against energy diversification efforts including solar energy and carbon capture.   

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Sign-On to Letter Opposing Kathleen Hartnett-White to Lead Council on Environmental Quality

On October 13, 2017, President Trump nominated Ms. Kathleen Hartnett-White to chair the administration’s Council on Environmental Quality.  This position coordinates environmental and energy policies across the government; however, Hartnett-White has denied
scientific evidence proving that carbon dioxide is harmful for the environment, is known to be sympathetic to the fossil fuel industry, and has spoken against energy diversification efforts including solar energy and carbon capture.   

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