Jenny Harbine

Managing Attorney Northern Rockies Office


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MT, CA (inactive)

Jenny Harbine is the managing attorney of the Northern Rockies regional office, leading advocacy to protect the region’s wild landscapes and wildlife, prevent and remedy the harmful impacts of fossil fuel development, and promote a transition to clean renewable energy.

Jenny developed her passion for environmental protection growing up in Missoula, Montana, where she was surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty and a community that strongly connected with the land.

Prior to joining Earthjustice in 2006, Jenny was an attorney at a small environmental and land use law firm in San Francisco, California. She is a 2003 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law.

The Latest by Jenny Harbine

Landscape aerial photo of large open pit coal mine.
June 12, 2023

It Is Time To End the Era of Coal

Continuing to mine coal from public lands is fundamentally incompatible with the urgent action required to protect communities and combat climate change.
North Antelope Mine in Wyoming's Powder River Basin.
September 23, 2022

The Biden Administration Must End Our Reliance on Coal

The U.S. coal leasing program is an outdated relic of the past that must be phased out immediately

The North Antelope Rochelle Mine, located in Campbell County, Wyoming, about 65 miles south of Gillette in the Powder River Basin.
September 22, 2022

The Biden Administration Must Act on Coal Leasing on Public Lands

The administration has refused to reinstate an Obama-era moratorium as U.S. coal consumption rises

coal ash waste
September 6, 2016

Montana Residents Must Curb Water Use — To Perpetuate Dirty Coal Power

Global warming, exacerbated by coal development, has led to record-low water flows in the Yellowstone River.