News & Updates

David Zwick Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act
April 23, 2018

Please join the Center for the Study of Responsive Law, Clean Water Action and Friends of the Earth for a memorial gathering to honor the life and legacy of David Zwick.

Program starting at 4pm, Reception to follow (light food & refreshments)

Whether or not you are able to attend, please use our RSVP form so we can stay in touch and avoid duplicate messages.

April 23, 2018

Please RSVP and tell us more about your connection to David below.

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April 23, 2018

Celebrate our 30 years in Texas at Clean Water Fund's annual Spring for Water party and fundraiser.

This year's Spring for Water will once again include appetizers, libations, music,  celebrity guests, and a silent auction. We'll also be honoring David Zwick, who founded Clean Water Fund and Clean Water Action. David passed away earlier this year after over 40 years of environmental organizing.

April 20, 2018

"The time for talking is past," said Kim Gaddy, Environmental Justice Organizer for Clean Water Action. "This environmental justice  (EJ) executive order starts the process and the governor cannot move fast enough to adopt mandatory EJ measures across multiple agencies. We need to significantly reduce the cumulatively be pollution burdens and health impacts on New Jersey is most vulnerable-low income communities and communities of color."

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April 20, 2018

Point Pleasant, NJ - On behalf of Clean Water Action a national organization and its nearly 1 million members nationwide with 100,000+ in the Garden State and in the coastal states of California, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Texas, Virginia and District of Columbia, Clean Water Action applauds Governor Murphy for taking a tough stand against President Trump’s outlandish plan to open our ocean waters to offshore drilling  by signing the Shore Tourism and Ocean Protection (STOP) from Offshore Oil and Gas Act (S-258/A-839) into

April 19, 2018

Learn more about what we're fighting for in the California legislature in 2018!

April 18, 2018

"This is a big win for our water. Invasive species like Zebra Mussels jeopardize the health of our waters, damage our infrastructure, and impact businesses across the nation -- costing our economy billions of dollars annually."

April 18, 2018

Edison, NJ--First Lady Tammy Murphy will keynote Clean Water Action's 32nd annual conference, "Rise Up, Persist & Win," happening  Saturday, April 28th, 9 am - 5 pm, at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, NJ.

April 18, 2018

"EPA has no authority to create a polluter loophole that does not exist in the language of the Clean Water Act. But Scott Pruitt is going to try anyway because the special interests who call the shots in the Trump administration asked him to. The Senate EPW committee has to see through this transparent attack on one of our bedrock laws and hold Pruitt accountable if he tries to gut the Clean Water Act."

April 17, 2018

Check out these amazing, local, sustainable businesses and organizations that you'll find at our upcoming Clean Water Action 32nd Annual Conference! Register to attend at: