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Alliance Launched To Save Bees

Sixty-five chefs, restaurant owners and other culinary leaders joined us to launch the Bee Friendly Food Alliance. Through the Alliance, chefs and restaurateurs are calling attention to the importance of bees to our food supply, the dramatic die-off of bee populations, and the need to protect our pollinators. LEARN MORE.

News Release | Environment Missouri

Ozark National Scenic Riverways Named to Endangered Rivers List

Today the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, made up of the Current and Jacks Fork Rivers and Missouri's premier national park area, was named to American Rivers' list of Top Ten Most Endangered Rivers for 2011. 

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News Release | Environment Missouri

Our new Op-Ed on the state parks pinch published by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Our new opinion piece appears in today's St. Louis Post-Dispatch: State parks are in a pinch

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News Release | Environment Missouri

Citizens Rally for Reform on the Current River

Today Environment Missouri and a statewide coalition of environmental groups and outdoors advocates rallied at City Hall to call on the National Park Service to rehabilitate the Current River, which lies at the heart of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Wielding canoe paddles signed by concerned citizens to highlight the Current’s role as Missouri’s premier float stream, the group delivered nearly 5,000 petition signatures to the National Park Service urging reform.

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News Release | Environment Missouri

New Report: Ameren Labadie Energy Center 2nd in Nation for Mercury Pollution

Saint Louis, MO – Missouri’s power plants emit more mercury pollution than power plants in 46 other states, according to brand new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) data outlined in Environment Missouri Research & Policy Center's latest report, Missouri’s Biggest Mercury Polluters.

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News Release | Environment Missouri

Missouri Officials Sign Clean Air Promise to Protect Public Health

Last week Missouri's Commissioner of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Dr. Chris Nicastro, Saint Louis Alderwoman Phyllis Young and Saint Louis Alderwoman Lyda Krewson signed onto the Clean Air Promise. The Clean Air Promise is a pledge to protect American children and families from dangerous air pollution by defending clean air policies against Congressional attacks.

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