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We sued polluters breaking the law and won.

When it comes to polluters breaking our cornerstone environmental laws or regulators who aren’t taking the proper steps to make sure polluters comply with these laws, PennEnvironment has long worked to use the power of citizen enforcement actions under the Clean Water Act and Clean Air Act to address these issues. In 2013, PennEnvironment announced two legal actions to address the lax behavior of polluters and state agencies that caused more air and water pollution in Pennsylvania.

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Fracking in the forests: environmental groups ask for more public input

As a member of the Save Loyalsock Coalition, PennEnvironment calls for increased protections for state forests from fracking in response to the draft State Forest Resource Management Plan.

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In some ways, new gas-drilling rules are pretty limited in scope

PennEnvironment's Fracking Campaign Organizer, Allie DiTucci, is featured in a recent Pittsburgh City Paper article about new oil and gas drilling regulations.

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35 Elected Officials Sign Clean Water Letter | Zoe Cina-Sklar

Elected officials from across Pennsylvania signed onto a letter in support of the Clean Water Rule, which adds protection to nearly 50,000 miles of streams in PA and helps to safeguard the drinking water for eight million Pennsylvanians. 

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Small Businesses Sign Clean Water Letter | Zoe Cina-Sklar

Small outdoor businesses from across Pennsylvania signed onto a letter in support of the Clean Water Rule, which adds protection to nearly 50,000 miles of streams in PA and helps to safeguard the drinking water for eight million Pennsylvanians.

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