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American Agri-Women meet at EPA — NEW

American Agri-Women meet at EPA — NEW

[music] Kim: We agree with the new EPA talking about farmers being the true environmentalists. We are the stewards of the land. If you are a farmer today, you didn’t get there by accident. We conserve resources like never before. We grow twice as much corn per acre as our parents did, five times as …

An Introduction to EPA’s Scientific Integrity Policy

An Introduction to EPA’s Scientific Integrity Policy

>>Francesca Grifo: Hello, everyone. Thank you very much for being here. It’s my pleasure to talk to you this morning about scientific integrity. My name is Francesca Grifo and I’m the scientific integrity official at the Environmental Protection Agency. I’d like to start with this slide because it reminds me of one of the big …

Obama Ignores Climate, EPA Head Leaves

Obama Ignores Climate, EPA Head Leaves

the head of the e_p_a_ the amount of protection agency stepped out there an area uh… you know she looks like now part of a point here is perhaps they haven’t done as much of the e_p_a_ as president of allah promised back in two thousand eight palm and he was going to come in …

Earth Day 2019

Earth Day 2019

Administrator Andrew Wheeler: Hi, I’m EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler. Earth Day is a time to celebrate the many blessings of creation. As Americans, we are fortunate to live in a land of natural beauty and abundant natural resources. We cherish these gifts. And we also recognize that these gifts are not ours alone. Today, we …

What is Environmental Education?

What is Environmental Education?

Last week I published a video telling you about my experiences as an environmental educator. If you haven’t seen that video, you can click up here. In it, I talked a lot about what environmental ed means to me. But what IS environmental education? When I told you what environmental education means to me, I …

EPA @40

EPA @40

We had raw sewage into our Everybody is downwind or downstream Of somebody else Either we stop the poisoning in our air, or we become a nation in gas masks Automobiles were emitting bursting into flame The Cuyahoga River actually burned one summer because there was so much garbage in that river The public is …

Benefits of Proposed EPA Power Plant Rules

Benefits of Proposed EPA Power Plant Rules

This is Duke University. Power plants produce one-third of the nation’s greenhouse gases. In June, the Environmental Protection Agency will produce rules for the first time ever regulating those sources of those gases. The proposed rules clearly will aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. However, there’s four other benefits that will come from the rules …

Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland

Environmental Protection Agency, Ireland

The Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, was set up in 1993 Our mission is to protect and improve the environment as a valuable asset for the people of Ireland and to protect people and the environment from harmful effects of radiation and pollution To help achieve this mission we work to ensure that reliable information on …