Waterkeeper Alliance is the largest and fastest growing nonprofit solely focused on clean water.

Waterkeeper Alliance has more activists on the water than any other organization in the world, patrolling and protecting 2.69 million square miles of rivers, lakes, and coastal waterways.

Next year is the 20th Anniversary of Waterkeeper Alliance. To celebrate this milestone, we are working to protect an additional 20 million square miles of waterways over the next 20 years—and you can help!

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Pure Farms, Pure Waters

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Clean Water Defense

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Clean and Safe Energy

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News

EPA Must Uphold Its Duty to Protect Our Drinking Water

Co-written by Marc Yaggi and Gabrielle Segal In 1996, plaintiffs settled the infamous Erin Brockovich case against Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) for contaminating drinking water with the carcinogen hexavalent chromium. Hexavalent chromium entered Hinkley, CA’s drinking water from the waste of a PG&E industrial site and was linked to high rates of cancer in ...


Act Now to Stop Weakening of EPA’s “Methane Rule”

EPA succumbs to White House and fossil fuel industry pressure to put protection of our health and our planet on the chopping block Under pressure from the White House, on October 15, 2018, EPA granted the fossil fuel industry’s wish and published proposed revisions to standards that control methane emissions from oil and gas production. ...


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US insurers provide lifeline to coal as global insurance market shrinks

Report shows European insurers leading on restricting coal industry’s access to underwriting while U.S. insurers undermine action to tackle climate change U.S. insurance companies are lagging behind their international peers on climate action, reveals Insuring Coal No More, the second annual scorecard on the industry from the Unfriend Coal campaign. U.S. insurers are enabling the construction of new ...


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