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Ruth Bader Ginsburg

A resolute dedication to democratic ideals coupled with the wisdom to recognize how and when to see the task through to completion: Advocates for all causes would do well to emulate the qualities that made Justice Ginsburg a truly historic figure. We offer our condolences to her children and grandchildren. The country she worked so hard to improve will miss her.

News Release | Environment Nevada

Environment Nevada Applauds Governor's New Climate Initiative

Governor Sisolak announced the formation of a new "Nevada Climate Initiative" or NCI as the state's latest effort to take a bold stance toward addressing climate change on Monday. In announcing the initiative, the Governor's team unveiled to serve as the main hub for Nevada's climate-related efforts. 

The NCI's first main agenda item is holding a series of listening sessions to "help inform and guide Nevada's climate action." According to the Governor's office, the listening sessions and surveys promoted by the initiative will "provide the needed framework for Nevada policymakers to evaluate the alignment of various climate policies and programs" as the administration continues to pursue climate policy as a key priority since Governor Sisolak was sworn in almost 20 months ago. 

News Release | Environment America

Statement: U.S. House passes major public lands bill

"With today’s passage of this bill, we’re one step away from putting a lock and key on funding that has always been intended for conservation projects -- yet consistently diverted to other purposes. We’re closer to adopting a new consciousness for today’s world, that our lives are made richer if surrounded by more nature, rather than more extracted resources."

News Release | Environment Nevada

Passage of Horsford amendment showcases broad local support for desert refuge

Nevada Representative Steven Horsford announced on Monday that the House had passed a perfecting amendment he and other Nevada delegation members, Susie Lee and Dina Titus, had introduced through the House Rules Committee.