Library Search More Search Options Looking for more? Visit Career Opportunities to join our team at Earthjustice Visit Action Alerts for ways to get involved and take action Visit Our Team to meet Earthjustice's senior leadership and program staff feature November 29, 2023 What’s the state of smog pollution where you live? Search by county to see the level of smog pollution in the air. Smog can trigger asthma attacks and increase the risk of heart and lung diseases. feature November 29, 2023 What’s the state of soot pollution where you live? Search by county to see the level of soot pollution in the air. Soot causes death and serious health harms. Press Release November 30, 2023 EPA Announces Mandate to Replace All Lead Pipes Within 10 Years Updated Lead and Copper Rule will finally require removal of lead service lines that deliver drinking water to almost 22 million people in the U.S. Press Release: Victory November 27, 2023 Montana Supreme Court Rules Department of Environmental Quality Failed to Protect Water Near Rosebud Coal Mine Court order vacates expansion of Rosebud’s Area B mining permit Article: Victory November 29, 2023 Wolverines Gain Legal Protections to Ward off Extinction The announcement comes after decades of litigation and public calls to save wolverines from development and climate change. Press Release November 30, 2023 Advocates Sue to Halt Oil & Gas Leasing in Ohio State Parks and Public Lands Ohio agency opens Ohio public lands for oil and gas development without proper consideration and opportunity for hearing Press Release: Victory November 29, 2023 Wolverine Receives Much-Needed Endangered Species Act Protections Fish and Wildlife Service to list species as threatened following decades of litigation feature November 2, 2023 Inside EPA’s Roadmap on Regulating PFAS Chemicals Toxic “forever chemicals” remain laxly regulated. Press Release October 31, 2023 Groups Challenge State of Alaska Over Flawed Mine Water Permit Regional groups seek tougher standards to protect Chilkat Watershed from Palmer Project wastewater Article November 22, 2023 Disrupting the Willow Project and Big Oil’s Even Bigger Dreams Earthjustice filed an appeal and a motion to prevent construction on the Alaska mega-project. Here’s what comes next. Press Release October 16, 2023 Legal Complaint: Signal Peak Coal Mine Causing Cave-Ins, Safety Hazards Signal Peak failing to comply with permit requirements to reclaim lands affected by subsidence From the Experts August 28, 2023 How Maui’s Wildfire Sparked a Disaster Capitalist Power Grab for Hawaiʻi’s Public Water The battle over fresh water resources on the Hawaiian Islands is as old as the colonialist mindset that fuels it. Article October 17, 2023 The Time Is Right For Electric School Buses Electric buses save kids’ lungs and save school districts money. Press Release August 21, 2023 State of Alaska Upholds Weak Mining Wastewater Permit While Requiring Additional Safeguards for Water Quality in the Chilkat River Watershed In a partial win for the Chilkat Indian Village, salmon and conservation groups, additional water quality analysis is now required to safeguard against mining feature April 14, 2023 Florida & Puerto Rico What happens in Florida and Puerto Rico informs climate, energy, and environmental policy across the country. feature August 7, 2023 Northern Rockies Highlights of how Earthjustice’s Northern Rockies office has leveraged the power of partnership and the law to defend communities, sacred lands and wildlife, and clean air and water. Press Release August 15, 2023 South Coast Air Quality Management District Facing Legal Challenges For Providing a Free Pass to Big Polluters The Air Quality Management District must fix an unjust system that provides no incentive for the largest industrial polluters like oil refineries to clean the air Article September 7, 2023 We Just Protected a Pristine Midwest Wilderness from Mining Dangerous mining plans threatened to ruin a pristine wilderness and a town’s thriving economy. Until we stepped in.