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Stop Keystone

New Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is bringing up the Keystone XL pipeline as his first order of business. Here’s why we’re urging senators to vote no.

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Save the Monarch

As the monarchs begin their 3,000-mile fall migration, we need to make sure this migration isn't their last. That's why we're calling on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to declare the monarch butterfly a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act.

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Save the Blue Ridge Parkway

Lawmakers have removed a special budget provision that limited land acquisition along the parkway.  That’s progress, but we’ve still got an uphill battle to restore the state’s proud legacy of preserving the Parkway and our natural heritage.  

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Protect the Grand Canyon

Despite clear evidence of the harm mining activities have had on the environment, the mining industry has been campaigning to overturn current temporary bans on uranium mining around Grand Canyon National Park. We think it's time to extend those bans, not end them. 

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Protect Our Parks

North Carolina's state parks deserve full and lasting protection. But right now, many of our parks are at risk. Environment North Carolina is working to show our elected leaders and Gov. Pat McCrory overwhelming public support for restoring funding to keep our state parks open and protected for all to enjoy. 

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Protect Our Coast

Your action and advocacy has helped turn back repeated attempts to drill off of the North Carolina coast. With your continued support we’re confident we can turn back this current attempted to put our coastal communities and beaches at risk. 

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Protect North Carolina's Rivers

In 2015, our decade-long battle with polluters and their allies in Congress paid off when President Obama restored federal protections to more than half the nation’s streams, which feed drinking water sources for one in three Americans. With your support we can defend the progress we've made. 

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Protect North Carolina's Rivers

Polluting industries have put our nation's waters in jeopardy by carving loopholes in the Clean Water Act, leaving 135,000 miles of North Carolina's streams open to pollution. Join our call to restore the law's protection to all of our waters.

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Offshore Wind for N.C.

North Carolina has more potential for offshore wind than any Atlantic state.  Combine that with our world-class research institutions and existing green energy incentives, and North Carolina can chart a clean energy future, with offshore wind at the forefront.

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No Bees, No Food

Millions of bees are dying off, with alarming consequences for our environment and our food supply. We rely on bees to pollinate everything from almonds to strawberries to the hay used to feed dairy cows. What happens if the bees disappear? It’s simple: No bees, no food. Let's give bees a chance. 

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