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    We promote Carson's ecological ethic that combines scientific concern for the environment and human health with a sense of wonder and reverence for all forms of life in order to build a sustainable, just, and peaceful future.
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    The RCC, founded in 1965, is the national environmental organization envisioned by Rachel Carson to carry on her work after her death.
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Recent News

• Why the heck are there pig farms in the path of hurricanes?
• NASA: September Temps Warmest in 136 Years
• Climate change hits the classroom
• Factory farming practices are under scrutiny again in N.C. after disastrous hurricane floods


Rachel Carson 75th Anniversary Jubilee Celebration and Colloquium

Join us to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Rachel Carson’s arrival on the American environmental & literary scene with her first book, “Under the Sea-Wind” at RCC’s all-day, one-of-a-kind event on Capitol Hill.


St. Mary’s College Joins the Rachel Carson Campus Network

St. Mary’s College of Maryland (SMCM), a leading liberal arts college became the thirty-fourth campus to join the RCC’s expanding national campus network.


Stop the Hog Industry from Spraying Pig Waste on Peoples’ Homes

Sign this petition to the EPA created by Elsie Herring in Wallace, North Carolina.