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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

• Opinion: How Gov. Scott quietly stole Florida’s future
• Why the heck are there pig farms in the path of hurricanes?
• NASA: September Temps Warmest in 136 Years
• Climate change hits the classroom


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.


Dr. Steve Wing Under Attack

We at the RCC urge you to join with us in public support of our friend & colleague, Dr. Steve Wing who faces attempts by the industrial pork producer, Murphy-Brown, a division of the Smithfield Corp., to intimidate him & other researchers whose environmental health research has exposed the environmental, climate, & human health hazards of massive swine facilities in North Carolina.


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.