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October 9, 2019 | Legal Document

Army Corps Brief on Remand Summary Judgment

Opposition to Plaintiff Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s Motion for Summary Judgment and Memorandum in Support of the Army Corps’ Cross-Motion for Summary Judgment

October 3, 2019 | Video

Reclaiming the Klamath

For the Yurok, the fight to protect the Klamath River and the Tribe’s way of life goes back centuries. The Yurok Tribe turned to the courts for restitution and joined forces with Earthjustice and commercial fishing families to protect the Klamath's salmon.

September 12, 2019 | Video

A Healing Journey: The Nimiipuu Canoe Project

For thousands of years, the Nimiipuu people piloted their canoes along the tumbling waters of the Snake River. But after dams were built and the river choked off, a tradition was lost for over 100 years. Until now.

September 10, 2019 | Legal Document

PolyMet Mine Complaint

Earthjustice complaint on behalf of Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness, Center for Biological Diversity and Minnesota Center or Environmental Advocacy targets U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Minnesota's PolyMet mine.

September 9, 2019 | Legal Document

Comments on Tacoma LNG Project

Earthjustice submits these comments on behalf of Advocates for a Cleaner Tacoma, and the Sierra Club. The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency should deny the Notice of Construction for the Tacoma LNG project. This project would commit Washington to another 40 years of fossil fuel dependence when as a state we are committed to moving aggressively in the opposite direction.

August 21, 2019 | Legal Document

COMPLAINT: Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Attack on Endangered Species Act

Environmental and animal protection groups sued the Trump administration over its new regulations that dramatically weaken the Endangered Species Act. Earthjustice filed the lawsuit on behalf of Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, Sierra Club, Natural Resources Defense Council, National Parks Conservation Association, WildEarth Guardians, and the Humane Society of the United States.