Issue 2 is Now Available!

Volume 17, Issue 2 of the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is now available! We hope you enjoy reading these articles written by some of the forefront environmental minds in the country on topics including flooding related to climate change, how to advise a client who wants to mine in the deep seabed, The Humane Slaughter Act of 1958 and the exemption for ritual slaughter, the first annual alumni in energy symposium, and the actual and potential impact of SZ Enterprises on solar power distribution in the United States.

EcoPerspectives Blog

We are back with our traditional EcoPerspectives giving you the latest in environmental news in an easy to read format. This week’s EcoPerspectives lists budget-friendly ways to go green. The article, 5 Tips for Going Green That Will Save You Money is by Jessica Kane. The EcoPerspectives Blog is updated every two weeks on Mondays. Please enjoy!

Environmental Law Review Syndicate

Check out this new collaborative effort run  by the nation’s leading environmental law reviews! Each week an article will be put out in this multi-school online forum highlighting important environmental issues. The next article is by Jennifer Golinsky from Georgetown Environmental Law Review. Kolinsky’s  article Clean Power Planning: Unlike with Obamacare, States are Preparing for Clean Power Plan Compliance Even as they Fight it in the Courts can also be found here where you can see the original article and leave comments!

Vermont Law Top 10
Environmental Watch List 2016

The sixth annual Top 10 Environmental Watch List is now live. The Top 10 2016 list aims to highlight the top environmental controversies and issues likely to emerge in 2016. Please enlighten yourself on topics including the Volkswagen clean diesel scandal, EPA solutions to pollution from abandoned mines, the meaning of “waters of the United states” in the Clean Water Act, GMO food labeling, the Clean Power Plan, and much more!

2015 White River Environmental Law
Writing Competition Winner Chosen

The Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is pleased to announce Luis Inaraja Vera of New York University School of Law as the winner of the 2015 White River Environmental Law Writing Competition! The winning entry, “Compelled Costs Under CERCLA: Incompatible Remedies, Joint-and-Several Liability, and Tort Law,” will appear in our March issue. Congratulations, Luis!


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