• 2017 National Issues Forum
    In August, 128 state legislators from 36 states convened to collaborate on policy solutions to combat climate and environmental issues. A recap of the forum is available here.
  • Carbon Pricing
    Six Northeast states are considering policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create jobs with a price on carbon. Click here to find out more.
  • Wildlife Trafficking Briefing Book
    Several states have legislation to address illegal wildlife trafficking within their borders to protect animals like elephants and rhinos around the globe. Download our briefing book for a fact sheet, FAQ, and bill lists here.

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NCEL staff have created “issue toolkits” on a variety of topics, and you can click on the photos below to access resources on each topic, including links to legislation, issue fact sheets and more. Please contact us if the issue you are interested in is not listed below. 

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