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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

• Exclusive: EPA’s top official commits to doing right by communities of color
• Shocking No. of Top Retailers Sell Food Produced With Pesticides Toxic to Bees
• Opinion: How Gov. Scott quietly stole Florida’s future
• Why the heck are there pig farms in the path of hurricanes?


Rachel Carson 75th Anniversary Jubilee

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.


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.