Take Action to Stop Dirty Water Amendments in the Farm Bill Tell your Senators to stand strong on clean water and oppose any dirty water amendments! Right on the heels of the latest attacks on the Clean Water Act, the Senate is now preparing to take up… Read more »
Stacey develops and leads legislative strategy for the Clean Water Supply program, specifically working towards federal clean water policies that promote green infrastructure and reduces sewage spills and polluted stormwater runoff.
Stacey joined American Rivers in 2009. Prior to this, she served as an intern with the Pew Environment Group where she worked on reforming salmon aquaculture standards and advocating for the protection of vulnerable Antarctic krill and tuna species. Stacey also worked with the Pennsylvania Environmental Council where she worked on stormwater management and green infrastructure projects in Philadelphia.
B.A. in Environmental Studies and Public Policy from Connecticut College in New London, CT.Schuylkill River
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Rep Donna Edwards urges her colleagues in House to stand up for clean water & protect families, economies, drinking water. Today, the House is voting on the Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act of FY 2013 today, which includes a dirty water… Read more »
If you live and work in the Washington, DC area, this year’s number one Most Endangered River may hit closer to home than you might think. The Potomac River provides drinking water for over 5 million people in Maryland, Virginia, and the District… Read more »
Today’s post is by Brian Wegener of the Tualatin Riverkeepers, a nonprofit organization working to protect and restore Oregon’s Tualatin River System. With increasing urbanization comes an increasing area of rooftops, parking lots, and high… Read more »
Take action to protect the Bay from a bad bill that sets a dangerous precedent to weaken Clean Water Act protections across the country. More dirty water coming to the Chesapeake Bay, and maybe your river soon. Don’t be deceived by the words… Read more »
What part of the environment does Senator Paul (R-KY) believe he is defending with his ‘Defense of Environment and Property Act of 2012’ (S. 2122)? It’s certainly not clean water. In the latest iteration of a “dirty water bill… Read more »
Did you know that your odds of getting sick after swimming at your favorite beach could be as high as 1 in 28? In December, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its updated recommendations for recreational water quality. These recommendat… Read more »
On Tuesday, President Obama kept returning to the importance of investing in infrastructure and encouraging innovation throughout his State of the Union address. That’s a great idea. Infrastructure systems can encourage economic growth, connect c… Read more »
Tell the Obama Administration that it’s time to clarify the scope of the Clean Water Act to restore protections to small streams and wetlands and safeguard our clean water. With the start of the new year, it’s time for the Obama Administrat… Read more »
Cuyahoga River | Wikimedia Commons In the spring, the Obama Administration released a national Clean Water Framework to demonstrate its commitment to safeguarding our nation’s rivers, lakes, and streams for clean water and public health. To solid… Read more »