Western Resource Advocates Supports EDF Request for Colorado Air Quality Control Commission Climate Rulemaking

| by Jennifer Talhelm

AQCC now has proposals from WRA and EDF that would ensure Colorado meets carbon pollution reductions required by law


Western Resource Advocates Welcomes Nomination of Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department and Michael Regan to Head EPA

| by Jennifer Talhelm

Western Resource Advocates President Jon Goldin-Dubois today praised the groundbreaking nominations of Michael Regan to be Environmental Protection Agency Administrator and U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland, D-N.M., to serve as Secretary of the Interior Department. If confirmed, Regan would be the first Black man to head the EPA, and Haaland would be the first Indigenous woman... Read more »

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Western Resource Advocates Statement on Biden-Harris Victory

| by Jennifer Talhelm

Immediate work needed to address the climate crisis: ‘This is the most critical period we have faced in the fight to combat the climate crisis’


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Water for Colorado Coalition Applauds the Passage of $8 Million to Protect Colorado’s Rivers

| by Jennifer Talhelm

Broad coalition of conservation groups lauds voters’ support for 2 ballot measures addressing
Colorado’s water needs; calls for continued investment in Colorado’s Water Plan


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Conservation groups unveil pathways to protect 30 percent of Colorado’s land and water by 2030

| by Jennifer Talhelm

First-in-the-nation report highlights state-specific opportunities to achieve this bold goal


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Colorado Conservation, Sportsmen Groups Celebrate Passage of Proposition DD for Colorado’s Water

| by Jennifer Talhelm

DD secures an important down payment for Colorado’s Water Plan, but full funding is still needed


Greg Macias to Join Western Resource Advocates as Vice President of Programs and Strategy

| by Jennifer Talhelm

Western Resource Advocates President Jon Goldin-Dubois today announced that Greg Macias will join the staff as Vice President of Programs and Strategy. “Greg brings a wealth of management and operations expertise to Western Resource Advocates that will be immensely valuable in our work developing solutions to the biggest environmental challenges facing the West,” said Goldin-Dubois.... Read more »

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Western Resource Advocates Welcomes Utah’s Decision to Withdraw FERC Application for Lake Powell Pipeline

| by Jennifer Talhelm

WRA urges the state and the Department of the Interior to explore alternatives to the proposed pipeline that conserve water, save money, and protect the Colorado River