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To ensure cleaner air quality for all North Carolinians through education and advocacy and by working with our partners to reduce sources of pollution.

GUEST BLOG: Trees and the Public Good

by Bill Schlesinger Nearly everyone likes trees—for various reasons, not the least of which is that trees remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, potentially mitigating global warming. A campaign by the Nature Conservancy hopes to plant a billion trees during the...

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What The Hurricane Leaves Behind: Climate Change and Asthma

by Andrew Whelan For most people the connection between health and air pollution is easy to grasp. But what about health and climate change? “When we think of climate change, we don’t often think about how it affects children and adults with respiratory issues,” says...

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Climate change is blowing up the federal budget. And the longer we wait to act, the more expensive it gets. #ActOnClimate
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We're co-sponsoring a joint ozone-bird-pollinator garden at the NC Executive Mansion! The garden will make #airpollution visible while providing food for #birds, #butterflies, and other #pollinators. Read more at

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The Charlotte Sustainability Summit is this Saturday at @UNCCCenterCity. Don't miss our workshop on using #citizenscience to tackle #environmentaljustice challenges! Learn more and register at

#CLTSustainabilitySummit @Sustain_CLT @SocialSustainNe
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New Hanover County residents are still looking for answers on GenX contamination.

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Communities Still in Dark on Cape Fear River Contamination