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The Latest On: Biodiversity

June 21, 2021 | In the News: Honolulu Star Advertiser

Western Pacific Fishery Management Council considers steps to protect endangered shark

Brettny Hardy, Attorney, Oceans Program, Earthjustice: “There still remain serious questions about whether that will be enough to end overfishing. Right now, the council is not considering an alternative that would look at shallow hooks, because of the costs. We just want to emphasize that we’re dealing with a listed species, and the council’s first job is to protect listed species.”

May 30, 2021 | Feature

Tenacity in the Tongass

Since the early 1970s, Earthjustice has been fighting alongside our partners to protect the Tongass from the irreparable harms of logging and extractive industries — and our court wins have saved millions of acres of old-growth trees.