Environment

The Environmental Huddle works on a wide range of issues, including increasing clean energy use and reducing waste in Maryland. To receive information about our next meeting and upcoming events, email marylandwisewomen@gmail.com.

Please make these calls TODAY to ban EPS foam in Maryland!
Maryland could be the first state to ban single use EPS Foam containers! a statewide ban on foam food service
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Support Oyster restoration work crucial to the health of the Bay
When Captain John Smith first explored the Chesapeake in 1608, he wrote that oysters “lay thick as stones.” But this
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Trump’s proposal to limit the Clean Water Act and remove protections for some wetlands. Learn more.
From the Chesapeake Bay Foundation: Yesterday, the Chesapeake Bay cleanup effort was dealt yet another blow. The Environmental Protection Agency
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We NEED the Clean Energy Jobs Act. Please show up for the environment 2/18 at 4pm.
The Clean Energy Jobs Act is one of Maryland’s answers to combating climate change. It would commit us to 50%
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Please speak for the trees!
From the Chesapeake Bay Foundation: Today, deliberations are starting in Annapolis on three bills that would help protect one of
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Kallan’s Environmental Protest
Fourteen year old environmental activist Kallan Benson is taking a vow of silence for the entire 2019 legislative session, unless
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Potential Styrofoam Ban
Read here to learn about how our lawmakers are fighting to make Maryland “foam-free” and keep our waterways free of
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Environmental Rights Amendment
This year Maryland legislators will debate a proposed amendment to the Maryland Constitution which would add the right to clean
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Marylanders, please speak for the trees. Contact your Reps today.
The three bills before the House and Senate present a comprehensive package that would make tremendous strides in protecting Maryland’s
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