EDF Oceans, Chef Nick Wallace, Mississippi Commercial Fisheries United, Mississippi Restaurant & Hospitality Association and Silver Dollar Charters are working to help Mississippi students become seafood advocates. Learn more about an event focused on learning about, enjoying, and catching local, fresh, sustainably caught Gulf seafood.
The Gila River Indian Community in Arizona played a critical role in a historic seven-state agreement to conserve water from the Colorado River and build a more resilient future in the face of a nearly two-decade drought.
Oregon fisherman Brad Petting discusses the future of sustainable commercial fishing with new technologies.
ORA Technologies founder Tyler Ortego talks about the company’s innovative products and services that address engineering and environmental issues in the coastal environment while maximizing the ecological benefit. ORA Technologies first product, the Oysterbreak, was developed to slow coastal erosion while enhancing local ecology.
The monarch butterfly has a new chance at recovery, thanks to a unique collaboration between Smithfield Foods, Roeslein Alternative Energy and Environmental Defense Fund.
Conservation can deliver measurable economic value to farmers, lenders, insurers and landowners. These farmers realized positive financial returns and created value for their business partners by adopting cover crops, no-till and precision agriculture practices. Learn more at edf.org/farm-finance
Environmental Defense Fund and Stanford University’s Natural Gas Initiative invited 11 organizations, covering 12 different technologies, to the controlled testing phase of the Mobile Monitoring Challenge, a competition to advance mobile methane monitoring technologies at oil and natural gas facilities.
A new generation of tech-savvy, data-hungry young farmers have reinvented large-scale agriculture. By analyzing data gathered from sensors, tractors and satellites, today’s farmers are able to track crop health, make planting decisions and guide fertilizer use to improve the efficiency of their businesses like never before.
How is environmentalism different today? EDF President, Fred Krupp, describes the emerging innovations that are making once-invisible problems visible and actionable.
LeGaL represented Favio and succeeded in obtaining a T-Visa, which are granted to trafficking victims.
At 92, Robina Asti, a WWII veteran and pilot, tells her story of living as a transgender woman since 1976 and her fight to be treated like any other widow.
Dave Pasick is starting a hops yard on his family farm in Utica, NY. Located right in the middle of the Mohawk Valley’s former hops belt, Dave found wild hops growing around the old barn and silo on his land. After transplanting them to a homemade trellis, he was able to successfully grow new hops
Lambda Legal filed a federal lawsuit against a senior housing facility in Illinois for failing to protect our client, Marsha Wetzel (a resident of the facility), from the harassment, discrimination and violence that she has endured at the hands of other residents because of her sex and sexual orientation. This is Marsha’s story.
¡Comparte este video sobre nuestros clientes Vicente y Kent, y felicítalos por la igualdad matrimonial en Arizona! Share this video to congratulate our plaintiffs, Vicente and Kent, on the freedom to marry in Arizona!
Coastal Steward is an award winning organization that runs a successful Adopt-A-Beach Program, manages a Shellfish Restoration initiative and has developed educational programs for use in grades 7-12 with a focus on marine science and environmental stewardship. Long Island, NY. On International Coastal Cleanup Day, Coastal Steward organized a beach cleanup at Pirates Cove in