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The Latest On: California

June 13, 2016 | Legal Document

Pacific Fisher Notice of Intent

Notice of Intent to Sue Regarding Withdrawal of Proposed Rule to List West Coast Distinct Population Segment of the Fisher (Pekania pennanti) as ‘Threatened’ Under the Endangered Species Act

June 9, 2016 | Legal Document

Petition for Abatement of Public Nuisance

Earthjustice submits this petition on behalf of Redeemer Community Partnership, a nonprofit grassroots organization whose members strive to create and maintain a safe and healthy environment for families in South Los Angeles.

June 7, 2016 | Feature

Fighting the Oakland Coal Nightmare

Developers, politicians and Utah coal barons wanted to bring California's largest coal export facility to West Oakland. Who schemed up the idea to send trainloads of coal to one of the most burdened neighborhoods in the area, and who worked to keep this nightmare from becoming a reality?

May 31, 2016 | Case

Protecting Threatened Reefs in Florida

A coalition of environmental and SCUBA organizations are challenging the failure to prevent damage to corals in an upcoming Fort Lauderdale dredging project, following a disastrous project in Miami.

May 31, 2016 | Legal Document

Notice of Intent to Sue for Violations of the Endangered Species Act Related to Port Everglades, Florida Channel Deepening and Widening

On behalf of Miami Waterkeeper, the Center for Biological Diversity, Florida Wildlife Federation, and Sea Experience, this letter serves as a sixty-day notice of our intent to sue the United States Army Corps of Engineers for violations of the Endangered Species Act, 16 U.S.C. § 1531 et seq., relating to the proposed expansion of Port Everglades Harbor and planned dredging.

May 31, 2016 | Letter

Port Everglades: Letter to NMFS

RE: Request to withdraw biological opinion associated with the Port Everglades expansion project and reinitiate consultation