White House Council on Environmental Quality

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The Council on Environmental Quality is releasing its annual report on the condition of Connecticut's environment. Highlights of the new report will be discussed Wednesday at council's board meeting at the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

The report will examine the state's environmental condition through 2013.

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The ECHO-Leahy Center on Lake Champlain is hosting a two day environmental summit.  Scientists from across the region, and the country, are attending the meeting to find new ways to plan for clean water action.  Wednesday's morning session featured comments from an official from the White House Council on Environmental Quality.

The conference “Blue Water in the Green Mountains” is bringing researchers, academics, business people, politicians and national experts to discuss environmental strategies for the waters of Lake Champlain and beyond its Basin.