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Keystone XL approval is wrong direction

By facilitating the transportation of dirty tar sands fuels, Keystone would add 27.4 million metric tons of global warming pollution to our atmosphere per year. President Trump's executive order advancing the Keystone XL pipeline is definitely a step in the wrong direction. READ MORE.

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Alliance Launched To Save Bees

Sixty-five chefs, restaurant owners and other culinary leaders joined us to launch the Bee Friendly Food Alliance. Through the Alliance, chefs and restaurateurs are calling attention to the importance of bees to our food supply, the dramatic die-off of bee populations, and the need to protect our pollinators. LEARN MORE.

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We're keeping OBX safe from drilling

What part of ‘no’ don’t they understand? When BP and Exxon pushed to open the Outer Banks to offshore drilling, our action and advocacy helped convince the Obama administration to say no. As state lawmakers passed a bill calling on the administration to reconsider, our organizing helped convince Gov. Bev Perdue to say no. From Cape Hatteras to Wilmington, we believe that our coast is too precious to drill and we’ll keep saying no as long as it takes to keep North Carolina safe from spills.

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Protecting N.C. from fracking

We’ve been on the debate’s frontline as oil and gas companies push to drill in the rural Piedmont, near the Deep River. Thanks to support from thousands of our members and supporters, we helped convince Gov. Bev Perdue to veto a dangerous pro-fracking bill — and won enough votes in the Legislature to derail the legislation.

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