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CLF has experts available throughout New England on a variety of local, regional, and national issues, including climate change, clean water, environmental justice, ocean conservation, and renewable energy.

CLF Press Releases and News Clips

February 20, 2024
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“Offshore wind energy is essential to Maine's future,” said Sean Mahoney, Vice President of CLF Maine. “Offshore wind will grow our economy and help us meet our obligations to ditch...
A view from the ground-up of wind turbines against a blue sky with some clouds.
February 16, 2024
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“She was found 20 miles off the coast, and we’ll probably never know exactly where she was hit,” said Erica Fuller, Senior Counsel at Conservation Law Foundation. “But what we do...
A right whale swimming off the coast of New England
February 16, 2024
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“Advanced recycling is nothing more than a flashy PR campaign from the plastic industry,” said Nora Bosworth, Zero Waste Attorney at CLF. “These facilities pollute communities and perpetuate environmental racism....
pile of trash
February 14, 2024
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“The Commission correctly applied the law to the facts at hand in denying this ill-advised proposal by a company that lacks the financial resources and the experience required,” said Sean...
Photo: Mount Katahdin, Maine
February 14, 2024
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“Thompson Island Outward Bound’s programs are indispensable in providing inclusive access to the beauty of Boston Harbor to an expanding number of Boston residents,” said CLF President Bradley Campbell. “I...
Sailboats on Boston Harbor
February 14, 2024
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“Entanglements are a constant threat to right whales, cutting their lives short and painting a disheartening future for this species,” said Erica Fuller, CLF Senior Counsel. “There have been concerns...
February 13, 2024
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“The saddest aspect of the last several years is the avoidable deaths of calves that didn’t even make it to their first birthday,” said Erica Fuller, senior counsel at Conservation...
Right whale
January 29, 2024
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“The fact that the PUC will begin considering the climate impacts of polluting fossil gas is a definite step in the right direction," said CLF Senior Attorney Emily Green. “But...
a row of gas meters on the side of a building
January 23, 2024
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“Single-use containers are a scourge on our communities and choke our waters with litter,” said Nora Bosworth, Zero Waste Attorney at CLF. “Updated bottle and can redemption systems are a...
A person places a plastic water bottle into a bottle redemption machine.
January 23, 2024
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“Fossil gas is polluting our planet and harming Mainers right in their own homes," said Emily K. Green, Senior Attorney at CLF Maine. "We can’t keep talking out of both sides...