Clean Water Action


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Clean Water Action

Address:4455 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite A-300
Washington, DC 20008

Phone:202-895-0420
Fax:202-895-0438
Phone:800-709-2837
Web: www.cleanwateraction.org
Established: 1972. Description:National citizens' organization working for clean, safe, and affordable water, prevention of health-threatening pollution, creation of environmentally safe jobs and businesses, and empowerment of people to make democracy work. Members: 700,000.

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"The burden should be on the operators to prove that they are not harming resources that shouldn't be harmed," said John Noel, who oversees oil and gas issues for Clean Water Action.
This free 101-page book is a good resource for local and state officials as well as the general public as it discusses how the goals of the Clean Water Action Plan can be achieved through a good watershed approach, strong federal and state standards, natural resources stewardship and educating citizens and officials.
Informed citizens and officials make better decisions about their watersheds." (Clean Water Action Plan, 1998).
EPA said its Clean Water Action Plan sets watershed improvement goals and gives communities and landowners the tools and resources to attain them.
One group largely responsible for the mobilization of younger people is the Clean Water Action Alliance of Minnesota.
I had worked for Clean Water Action for more than nine years and had become accustomed to the fact that I was one of very few people of color working in environmental advocacy, let alone serving in a management role.
Federal policy has lagged behind, but President Clinton's Clean Water Action Plan, introduced in early 1998, may signal a turn toward more direct controls as well.
The Vice President also directed the Environmental Protection Agency and the USDA to work with federal agencies to develop a national Clean Water Action Plan within 120 days.
19, President Clinton unveiled his Clean Water Action Plan, a strategy for protecting the nation's waters and cleaning up polluted aquatic areas.
Eric Lipstein is a canvasser with Clean Water Action in Baltimore, Maryland, who one day aspires to be vice president of the United States.
The War on Waste' is a coalition of more than 400 groups primarily coordinated by Clean Water Action and Greenpeace.