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Prior Appropriation and Water in the West

By Rica Fulton with Upper Green River Network, a Colorado Riverkeeper Affiliate, republished with permission from Holiday River Expeditions. The first in a four-part series on water law and allocation in the Colorado River Basin.   Water in the Arid West Recall being a kid on the sandy banks of a river — crawling on your hands and knees. ...


Insure Our Future Campaign Targets Liberty Mutual, Top Fossil Fuel Insurer

Following the release of the 2019 Insurance, Coal, and Climate Change Scorecard, demonstrators visit Liberty Mutual offices in Boston and Seattle Today, the Insure Our Future campaign is paying a visit to Liberty Mutual offices in Boston and Seattle, demanding that the top fossil fuel insurer take responsibility for its role driving the climate crisis. ...


No More Coal Ash Toxics in Our Waters!

For decades, coal-fired power plants have profited from being allowed to dump unlimited amounts of toxic coal ash pollutants into our waterways, pushing the cost of their dirty industry on communities and the waterways they use. In 2015, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finally issued a regulation that addressed this massive source of ...