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 Press Release March 22, 2007 Clean Air Advocates Demand that EPA Withdraw Bogus Clean Air Finding in San Joaquin Valley Determination based on illegally ignored data Press Release June 14, 2022 NYC Community Garden Coalition, Earthjustice, and Dozens of Advocacy Groups Petition City to Protect Community Gardens Coalition urges City officials to ensure that community gardens continue to strengthen NYC communities by designating gardens as “critical environmental areas” Press Release September 23, 2019 16 Young People File UN Human Rights Complaint on Climate Change Youth petitioners take fight for global climate change action to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child Press Release November 18, 2020 NYC Community Garden Coalition, Earthjustice, and Fifty-Two Groups Petition City Community gardens contribute a host of important environmental and social benefits for New York City but currently remain vulnerable to development Press Release May 13, 2014 64 Environmental and Community Groups File Petition Demanding Federal Limits on Toxic Oil & Gas Well Air Pollution Concerned about health impacts of drilling rush, groups push EPA to act swiftly feature April 27, 2018 A Disaster In The Making A new report documents how people have been left in harm’s way, as the Trump administration attempts to block the Chemical Disaster Rule. Press Release June 27, 2016 Alaskan and Canadian Groups Petition Secretary of the Interior to Investigate Mines in British Columbia Groups say threats to Pacific salmon, steelhead, grizzly bears, and woodland caribou, undermine U.S. conservation treaties Press Release August 4, 2011 100+ Groups From 23 States File Petition For Drilling and Fracking Chemical Testing, Info Concerned about health impacts of drilling boom, groups press for answers from Halliburton and others Press Release October 11, 2021 UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Turns Its Back on Climate Change Petition from Greta Thunberg and Children from Around the World The Committee instructs the youth to each file claims in 5 countries, squander years in procedural delays, and then return to the UN after they’ve lost in national courts. The message to children is “You’re on your own.” Press Release October 28, 2009 Lawsuit Filed to Protect American Pika Under California Endangered Species Act California commission continues to deny protection to wildlife imperiled by climate change Press Release: Victory December 7, 2005 Inuit Human Rights Petition Filed over Climate Change Global warming radically affects Arctic peoples’ lives, cultures Press Release October 3, 2007 EPA Petitioned to Reduce Global Warming Pollution from Ships U.S. Supreme Court clears way for EPA to act, California Attorney General files separate petition Article September 23, 2019 Greta and 15 Kids Just Claimed Their Climate Rights at the UN Sixteen youths, including Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, are calling out countries for violating the human rights of children everywhere. feature February 27, 2023 From the Ground Up: A Petition to Protect New York City’s Community Gardens By protecting community gardens through CEA designation, New York City can help to ensure that the gardens continue to strengthen and transform neighborhoods for decades to come. Press Release May 15, 2009 Court Tells California to Reconsider Protecting Pika from Climate Change Federal government advanced pika protection last week Press Release March 5, 2008 California Wildlife Agency Ignores Global Warming Threat California Department of Fish and Game denies threat to American pika; Fish and Game Commission to vote Friday Press Release June 4, 2012 Groups Ask FDA for Final Response to Petition Seeking Full Review of "Frankenfish" Environmental Risks Public remains in the dark another year as the federal government considers approving genetically engineered salmon Press Release March 22, 2022 Over One Hundred Twenty-Five Groups Petition EPA to Report GHG Emissions from Dams and Reservoirs Marking World Water Day, coalition presses Washington to reveal America's "dirty dam secret"