SAVE THE BEES
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Friends of the Earth produces factsheets to educate the public about policies being advanced in Congress and by the administration. Below you will find the most recent fact sheets. Click the project name (in parenthesis) to filter publications by project area.
The State of California is poised to become the first cap and trade market to accept forest carbon offset credits for compliance purposes. This briefing paper details the related problems and risks.
This fact sheet describes the dangers of a pipeline that would carry tar sands oil from Canada to the U.S. Gulf Coast.
Tar sands oil is a high carbon fuel strip-mined from beneath Canada’s Boreal forest. This highly polulting fuel represents an increasingly significant portion of the fuel used in cars in the United States.
The 2010 Cruise Ship Report Card lets vacationers decide which cruise to take based on a cruise ship or cruise line’s environmental and human health impacts.
Over the last several years, subsidies and mandates have led to a massive expansion of corn ethanol production in the U.S. The largest of the tax credits is VEETC.
Fact sheet provides background on mad cow disease and explains the factors for its introduction in North America.