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The Latest On: Public Lands

November 3, 2015 | Blog Post

Fracking by the Numbers

Fracking just doesn’t add up; it causes more social, economic and environmental problems than it solves. Renewable energy sources provide a welcome alternative.

October 22, 2015 | Feature

Too Sacred To Drill

As Earthjustice builds its legal case to protect the Badger-Two Medicine area, the Blackfeet Nation is building a movement, drawn together by collective outrage over the oil industry’s demands to drill a treasured landscape.

October 9, 2015 | Legal Document

Doc. 76.1 Settlement Agreement and Release

Settlement agreement between conservationists and state officials that ensures long-term protection for more than 22,000 acres of important grizzly bear habitat on state forest lands near Whitefish, Montana.

September 29, 2015 | Legal Document

Court Opinion: Overturning Approval of Weak Haze Pollution Plan for Pennsylvania

On Petition for Review of Final Agency Action of the U.S. EPA (EPA-R03-OAR-2012-0002). The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturns the EPA's approval of a Pennsylvania plan that failed to protect parks and wilderness areas from haze pollution generated by power plants and factories.


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