Here Are the Places That Struggle to Meet Rules on Safe Drinking Water

"To ensure that tap water in the United States is safe to drink, the federal government has been steadily tightening the health standards for the nation’s water supplies for decades. But over and over again, local water systems around the country have failed to meet these requirements." An illuminating data visualization maps where the problems are.

Source: NY Times, 02/14/2018

"Public Lands: Zinke 'Supportive' of LWCF But Gives Budget The Ax"

"While the Trump administration offered a tepid vision for the future of the Land and Water Conservation Fund in its fiscal 2019 budget proposal — slashing the program's acquisition budget by 95 percent — the Interior Department insisted Secretary Ryan Zinke remains a steadfast supporter."

Source: E&E Daily, 02/14/2018

RFP — Hosts and Sponsors for SEJ Annual Conferences 2020 and 2021

SEJ is looking for two enthusiastic hosts (one each for 2020 and 2021) that share SEJ’s mission for improving public understanding of environmental issues. Bring journalists and newsmakers to your campus, from throughout the U.S., Canada and many other countries, and showcase your top faculty and relevant research.  SEJ’s comprehensive and nonpartisan agenda of education and news-making activities leads to considerable news coverage and great appreciation for the intellectual and financial contributions of hosts.



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