Category Archives: Oceans

Oppose seismic testing off the shore of SC

I just signed this letter to oppose seismic testing in SC’s coastal waters due to the demonstrated harm it does to marine life. Marine mammals are protected by federal law under the Marine Mammal Protection Act and the Endangered Species Act. Oil and gas, if they are to continue, should technologically evolve to cause less […]
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Protect America’s coastal parks from detrimental uses

Tell the U.S. Senate to reject Senate Bill 2807 and stop the assault on America’s coastal national parks. We need to keep a science-based approach to protecting our lands and waters, not one that prioritizes politics and profits. Join me and sign this petition: http://act.credoaction.com/sign/Coastal_Parks?sp_ref=190630796.4.165800.e.523054.2&referring_akid=.4225124.S_2SnT&source=mailto_sp
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Don’t let one developer change our beachfront management program in South Carolina

It is a shame that one Senator, on the behalf of one developer of a mile of beachfront, is jeopardizing all of South Carolina’s beachfront management program. Please read this recent op-ed by Elizabeth M. Hagood in the Post & Courier: Protect S.C. coast: No retreat from ‘line in the sand’. Bill S.139 will be […]
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