Earth Day 1980 Activities

The Environment and the Candidates (1980): IEC staff questionnaire completed by candidates for Illinois State and Federal offices.

IEC Special Budget Alert

IEC Annual Meeting 1980

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 1 (February 1980)
· More EPA tests at pesticide dump
· Trail news
· Thoughts on the bottle bill
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Pesticide; Hazardous Waste; Trails; Bottle Bill

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 2 (March 1980)
· Review of state budget
· Report on possible nuclear waste dump
· Review of annual meeting
· Statehouse update
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Wildlife; Mass Transit; Nuclear Waste; Freeways; Hazardous Waste

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 3 (April 1980)
· Review of hazardous waste programs
· Statehouse update

Tags: Hazardous Waste; Natural Areas; Nuclear Power; Emissions; Clean Air; Sulfur Dioxide

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 4 (June 1980)
· Midsession review
· Reports on nuclear and hazardous waste
· Report on acid rain
· Statehouse update
· Natural areas plan nears publication
· Profile on Rep. Betty Lou Reed
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Nuclear Waste; Hazardous Waste; Acid Rain; Natural Areas; Betty Lou Reed;

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 5 (July 1980)
· Legislature toughens hazardous waste plan
· Legislative wrap-up
· Statehouse update
· Task recommends promotion of both coal and clean air
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Nuclear Waste; Hazardous Waste; Clean Air; Coal

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 6 (September 1980)
· Governor Thompson intervenes in Rock Island Trail dispute
· Three bills threaten the future of Morris
· Amendment undermines federal strip mining law
· Importance of getting involved in elections
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Governor Thompson; Rock Island Trail; Nuclear Waste; Strip Mining

IEC Newsletter Vol. 6, No. 7 (December 1980)
· Override sets nuclear waste policy
· IEC’s 1981 Action Agenda
· Citizen action brings PCB cleanup
· Report on the I & M Canal
· Review of annual meeting
· Court strikes down logging operation in Pere Marquette State Park
· List of upcoming events

Tags: Nuclear Waste; Hazardous Waste; Nuclear Power; Bottle Bill; Trails; Clean Air; Natural Areas; PCBs; I & M Canal; Logging; Solar Power

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