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Interview re Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, WOOC Troy Oct. 17, 2017

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Recent News Stories

Polluters’ burden from EPA penalties lightened in Trump era, Santa Fe New Mexican, Feb. 16, 2018

New Yorkers Rally Against Off Shore Drilling Plan,   Seattle Times, February 16, 2018

Former EPA Administrator Wants more Dredging, Glens Falls Post Star, February 1, 2018

Puerto Rico Oversight Board Consides $860 Million WTE Project, Waste Dive, January 11, 2018

PFOA Healty Survey is Extended, Bennington Banner. Jan. 5, 2018

Opponents Cheer Demise of Cement Kiln Garbage, Times Union, 12/28/2017

Environmentalists Oppose Garbage Burn Proposal, WAMC, 12/28/2107

700+ Employees Have Left the EPA Under Trump: Loss of Scientists, Staffers Undermines Agency’s Purpose

Environmental oversight to decline sharply in NY, PA with gutting of EPA, officials say, Gannett, December 16, 2017

Proposed Solid Waste Plan could mean Connecticut Waste Comes to Ravena, WTEN, Dec. 15, 2017

More than 700 Employees have Left the EPA since Scott Pruitt Took Over, Think Progress Dec. 14, 2017

Warming Trends Affecting State, Lockport Union-Star and Journal, December 1, 2017

Puerto Rican Crisis Ongoing Months after Hurricane Maria, Malyasian Digest, Nov. 30, 2017

Senate Gives Warm Reception to Bill that would Ban Burning of Storm Debris, St. Thomas Source, Nov. 30, 2017

Bernie Sanders Unveils Massive Puerto Rican Reconstruction Bill, Huffington Post, Nov. 29, 2017


We cannot weaken the EPA as hurricanes are growing worse
, by Judith Enck, The Hill, Oct 27, 2017

The Bad Decision That Will Haunt Puerto Rico For Decades, by Judith Enck and Ramon Cruz, Buzz Feed News, Oct. 27, 2017

Can This Republican Restore Integrity to Scott Pruitt’s EPA?, New Republic, October 20, 2017

Mapp Appoints Panel to Help Guide Hurricane Recovery, St. Thomas Source, Oct. 17, 2017.

Raw sewage contaminating waters in Puerto Rico after Maria, Seattle Times, Oct. 16, 2017, AP News

Former EPA Official, Long-time Activist, Judith Enck helping Virgin Islands Recover. Albany Times Union, Oct. 7, 2017

After Two Hurricanes, The US Virgin Islands Are Overwhelmed By Mountains Of Trash, BuzzFeed, October 4, 2017

Renewable Energy Investors See Opportunity in Puerto Rico’s Demolished Grid. NY Times, September 30, 2017

Fomer Regional EPA Director Fears Impact of Trump, Daily Gazette, Sept. 27, 2017

‘People Are Dying’: Puerto Rico Faces Daunting Humanitarian Crisis, Inside Climate News, Sept. 27, 2017

Puerto Rico’s Grid Needs a Complete Overhaul, CityLab, September 25, 2017

Landfill Mess in Puerto Rico Made Worse by Hurricanes, Buzz Feed News, September 24, 2017

Devastated Puerto Rico Tests Fairness of Response to Climate Disasters, Inside Climate News, September 23, 2017

Even Before Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Was in Environmental Despair, Mother Jones, Sept. 20, 2017

EPA Cuts Could be Disastrous for Hurricane Recovery: Miami New Times, Sept. 7, 2017

Hauling Away Harvey Debris   NY Times Sept. , Sept. 6, 2017

New Survey to Identify PFOA Problems, Spectrum TV, Aug. 29, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Also Major Pollution Disaster, New Republic, Aug. 25, 2017

NPR: Climate leakers should be Thanked

Science, New York Times

Albany Times Union Column

Albany Times Union Article

Climate Change Rally in Albany

Enck Departs EPA

Hoosick Falls

Hoosick Falls Bad Settlement

New York Times, EPA