Natural Resources

Coalitions and Resources


  • 2017 Balmorrhea vs Fracking LWV-TX Background Paper
  • Alliance for a Clean Texas  Alliance for a Clean Texas (ACT) is a Texas coalition, where environmental, public interest, consumer-rights and faith groups have joined forces to work for clean, healthy communities.
  • Environmental Defense Fund  Environmental Defense Fund's mission is to preserve the natural systems on which all life depends. Guided by science and economics, we find practical and lasting solutions to the most serious environmental problems.
  • Environment Texas  Environment Texas is a citizen-based environmental advocacy project of Environment America. We believe there's something special about Texas -- something worth protecting and preserving for future generations.
  • Sierra Club Texas  Welcome to the Sierra Club's Lone Star Chapter! We are the oldest grassroots environmental organization in Texas. We believe our open spaces, clean water, and natural resources should be protected so that current and future generations may enjoy them.

Positions LWV-US

Natural Resources

Promote the management of natural resources as interrelated parts of life-supporting ecosystems.

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Environmental Protection And Pollution Control 

Preserve the physical, chemical and biological integrity of the ecosystem, with maximum protection of public health and the environment.

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Support environmentally sound policies that reduce energy growth rates, emphasize energy conservation and encourage the use of renewable resources.

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Waste Management 

Promote policies to reduce the generation and promote the reuse and recycling of solid and hazardous wastes.

Public Participation

Promote public understanding and participation in decision-making as essential elements of responsible and responsive management of our natural resources.