POLLUTION-FREE OCEANS, LAKES, RIVERS, STREAMS, AND WETLANDS

Click the links below to read REP’s statements on water issues.

A SAMPLE OF REP’S “THANK YOUS” TO GOP ELECTED OFFICIALS

To Senator Ted Stevens for restoring EPA funding to federal budget, October 2004

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SPEECHES

The Farm Bill: When water, energy, trade, and budget issues collide, by Policy Director Jim DiPeso, at REP’s Washington Chapter annual meeting in Spokane, on September 15, 2007

River activists are patriots! by Martha Marks, keynote speech to the River Alliance of Wisconsin’s annual dinner on November 9, 2002

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REP’S OWN PUBLICATIONS

Why REP supports the EPA, written in response to a letter asking why REP supported the EPA, both then published in The Green Elephant, winter 1998

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RECOMMENDED READING ON OTHER WEBSITES

The Bipartisan Beginning of the Clean Water Act, from the Waterkeeper Alliance

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Photo at top: In 1928, Republican President Calvin Coolidge protected the 74,000 acres of land, riparian corridors, and high-quality wetlands at Bear River National Migratory Bird Refuge in northern Utah. (photo © Martha Marks)