Action Alerts

July 25, 2019

Cahaba Current: July 2019

  Students from Fresh Air Farm enjoy a CLEAN Environmental Education Field Trip JULY 2019 Mark your calendar for the 10th annual Cahaba River Fry-Down on October 6! Applications for sponsors and Fry Teams are being accepted NOW. Visit FryDown.com for details! CONTENTS Young environmental leaders launch new junior board  You can now report invasive wild taro Alabama

July 01, 2019

TAKE ACTION: What do you think of ADEM Director Lance LeFleur’s job performance?

The Alabama Environmental Management Commission is asking for feedback about Director Lance LeFleur’s job performance as the leader of the Department of Environmental Management (ADEM).
It is crucial for members of the public to communicate their comments, concerns, and observations about Director LeFleur’s leadership of ADEM over the past year.

April 04, 2019

Cahaba River Society comments to EPA regarding “Dirty Water Rule”

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently released a proposed rule dismantling the Clean Water Act, America’s bedrock environmental protection – and it’s just as bad as we feared. If adopted, the rule will open the doors to pollution into the southern rivers, streams, lakes, and coastal waters we know and love. The EPA is soliciting

February 28, 2019

Cahaba Current: February 2019

CONTENTS:
The Dirty Water Rule: Act now to protect clean water
Cahaba River Society discovers major error in Eastern Area Landfill permit application
Broken sewer pipe discovered during stream bank assessment
Welcome new Cahaba River Society board members!
Reserve space on the Spring 2019 Guided Cahaba Canoe Trips!

May 17, 2018

Action Alert: Stop the repeal of the Clean Water Rule

oday, the U.S. House of Representatives is debating and voting on amendments to the Farm Bill (H.R. 2). One amendment, offered by Congressman Bank (IN) and others, would repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule.