Earlier this month, a group of legislators from both coasts signed onto a wave of eight bills in Congress aimed at blocking the Trump administration’s offshore drilling plan.

The Trump administration is moving forward with a plan that could jeopardize the drinking water of as many as one in three Americans.

Months of negotiation and advocacy kept Congress' massive agriculture bill from being a disaster for the environment.

As America's top climate scientists sounded the alarm on climate change, Environment Oregon and our national network focused on solutions.

America's capital city is going 100 percent renewable by 2032.

Myrtle the Turtle needs your help defeating plastic pollution.

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Celeste Meiffren-Swango
State Director, Environment Oregon

Environment Oregon has launched a campaign on Kickstarter to raise money to self-publish “Myrtle the Turtle,” our children’s book about a young, adventurous sea turtle in the Pacific Ocean who mistakes a plastic bag for a jellyfish, and realizes she needs your help to keep her ocean home safe and beautiful.

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Celeste Meiffren-Swango
State Director, Environment Oregon

With the holiday shopping season upon us, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement and buy more than we need, for ourselves and for others. Here are ten tips for how you can help reduce plastic pollution and other waste around the holidays.

As concern about the impacts of plastic on our environment has continued to mount, city level bans on single-use plastic grocery bags have been sweeping across Oregon.