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Setting the Record Straight About Fracking in Pennsylvania

by Emily Persico, Policy Analyst
With so much media attention dedicated to it, it should come as no surprise that some basic facts about fracking have been misrepresented, misconstrued or, in same cases, completely fabricated.

Philadelphia’s Green City, Clean Waters Needs Funding to Achieve Goals

by Alice R. Baker, Senior Staff Attorney
PennFuture Staff Attorney Alice Baker discusses the important issues of stormwater management. Read more

Protect Your Forests: 2018 Farm Bill Update

by Ezra P. Thrush, Director of Government Affairs
Fighting for an equitable Farm Bill and what's to come. Read more

A Recap of the 2018 PA Clean Water Lobby Day

by Taylor Nezat, Campaign Manager for Watershed Advocacy, PennFuture
State groups came together to fight for clean water in Harrisburg. Read more

The New Tax Law and Charitable Giving

by M. Travis DiNicola, Director of Development
Learn more about how the new law affects your choices. Read more

Visit with PennFuture on Earth Day!

by Stephanie Rex, Director of Communications
PennFuture will be present at Earth Day events across the state. Read more

Maya K. van Rossum: Woman of the Delaware River Watershed

Maya is being honored for her work at the Fourth Annual Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

Reality Check: Supreme Court Decision on Water Pollution No Cause for Alarm

by George Jugovic, Jr., Vice President of Legal Affairs
PennFuture Vice President of Legal Affairs George Jugovic, Jr. explains the implications of this week's decision. Read more

Q&A – Christina Simeone: Woman of Renewable Energy & Climate

Meet a woman working to shape the future of clean energy. Read more

Katie McGinty: A Lifetime of Environmental Policymaking & Leadership

PennFuture is honoring McGinty with a lifetime achievement award April 19. Read more

Q&A: Joanne Douglas, Environmental Educator & Advocate

Meet another recipient of the Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

Q&A: Gail Farmer, Woman of Community Engagement & Environmental Education

Meet Gail, who will be awarded for her work at the 2018 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

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