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November 15, 2016 | Feature

What Does The 2016 Election Mean For The Environment?

Earthjustice’s courtroom fights remain the last lines of defense for many of our crucial public health protections and the nation’s cornerstone environmental laws. No one is above the law. Learn about what lies ahead in Earthjustice's legal and policy work, and for the environment, following the 2016 election.

October 14, 2016 | Feature

Little Lobbyists for Big Change

One amazing team of intrepid young scientists headed to Washington, D.C, to battle lead contamination.

August 2, 2016 | Legal Document

Final Guidance for Federal Departments and Agencies on Consideration of Greenhouse Gas Emissions and the Effects of Climate Change in National Environmental Policy Act Reviews

The Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) issues this guidance to assist Federal agencies in their consideration of the effects of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions1 and climate change when evaluating proposed Federal actions in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the CEQ Regulations Implementing the Procedural Provisions of NEPA (CEQ Regulations).

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