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  • Earth Ethics Year in Review 2017


    Posted at October 5, 2018 | By : | Categories : Newsletter | 0 Comment
  • Florida’s legislative information and Constitutional Amendments

    The General elections are November 6th. We have several amendments on the ballot this year.  Learn more here Florida Legislative Information and Constitutional Amendments.   Earth Action supports the following amendments. Amendment 9 - Prohibits oil and gas drilling beneath all waters controlled by Florida and prohibits vaping in enclosed indoor workplaces. Ballot Summary:  Prohibits drilling for the exploration or extraction of oil and natural gas beneath all state - owned waters between the mean high-water line ...

    Posted at July 27, 2018 | By : | Categories : Community | 0 Comment
  • Defend The Gulf

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 02/05/2018 Contact: Mary Gutierrez, Earth Action, 1.850.549.7472, Dear Secretary, Zinke and BOEM FLORIDA - On Thursday, January 4th, Secretary Zinke and the Trump Administration announced the Draft Proposed Program (DPP) for the 2019-2024 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program that will allow for oil and gas drilling as close as 3 miles to shore along the entirety of the coast of the ...

    Posted at July 25, 2018 | By : | Categories : Community | 0 Comment
  • Earth Ethics Year in Review 2016


    Posted at July 3, 2018 | By : | Categories : Newsletter | 0 Comment
  • Plastic Free July 2018

    Plastic Free July begins July 1 through July 31st More than 6 out of 10 of us are already refusing plastic shopping bags, avoiding pre-packed fruit and veg, picking up other people's litter and avoiding buying bottled water, but we can always do more, right? Choosing to be part of the solution, you can act by: Avoiding products in plastic packaging (choose alternatives) Reducing where possible (opt for refills, ...

    Posted at June 28, 2018 | By : | Categories : Community | 0 Comment
  • Electric Vehicles – Next Pledge

    World's Largest Battery and Rapid-Charge Network Launches to Accelerate EV Adoption - By Lorraine Chow - May 2018 London-based Pivot Power unveiled plans to build the world's first national network of grid-scale batteries and rapid-charge stations across the UK to accelerate electric vehicle (EV) adoption and to usher in low-carbon transport. The ambitious £1.6 billion ($2.1 billion) initiative consists of 50-megawatt batteries constructed at 45 sites around the country and located near towns ...

    Posted at October 15, 2017 | By : | Categories : Community | 0 Comment
  • Our Environmental Legacy

    From CJ's Street Report - modified On March 23, 2017, Mary GUTIERREZ, head of the local branches of Earth Ethics and Earth Action, hosted a community meeting on Northwest Florida's environmental legacy, with a look backwards and to current problems. Additional speakers were Dr. Jackie LANE, co-founder of the Friends of Perdido Bay and author of Perdido Bay Blues: The Struggle to Save Perdido Bay Black & White Edition; Dr. Gloria HORNING, Social Justice Advocate; ...

    Posted at March 28, 2017 | By : | Categories : Community | 0 Comment