In the war to save the whales, sometimes you have to take on the U.S. Navy -
Did you know? High-intensity sonar tests conducted by the U.S. Navy can deafen, injure and even kill marine mammals, and has caused numerous mass strandings and deaths of whales on beaches around the world. And NRDC is fighting to put a stop to it.
Don’t miss a great opportunity to read the riveting story of NRDC’s fight to protect whales, while supporting our court battle to save them from Navy sonar. Order the book, War Of The Whales today.
The Road to Cleaner Trucks -
Did you know that by setting stronger standards on trucks, we can cut heavy-duty fuel use by 40%?
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40% Fuel Savings Available in Big Trucks | Luke Tonachel's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC -
Our transportation system contributes to global warming because it is almost entirely powered by burning gasoline and diesel in vehicle engines. Second only to cars in terms of fuel consumption and carbon pollution in the transportation sector are heavy trucks,…
Do you have questions about climate change? Then join our emergency climate Reddit AMA!
This AMA will address the news around the possibly irreversible melt of the western slope of the Antarctic - and talk about the seemingly unstoppable rise of the climate movement that is drawing a line against fossil fuels and building real solutions now. We want to create dialogue around this whole moment in time: the sorrow and the hope; the loss, and a future yet worth fighting for.
If you aren’t familiar, a Reddit AMA (short for “Ask Me Anything”) is like a big Q&A session. Bring your questions!
Photo by NASA.
Fed Up with Our Dysfunctional Food System | Peter Lehner's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC -
Americans consume more processed and packaged food than just about anyone else in the world. Processed foods, many of which contain added sugar, preservatives, and chemical additives, are hard-wired into our food system, and make up the majority of the…