Issue 3 is Now Available!

Volume 16, Issue 3 of the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is now available! Please enjoy reading articles written by some of the top environmental minds in the country on topics including state judicial elections and environmental law, conflicts and legal uncertainties regarding reactivated rails-to-trails, legal ramifications of settling environmental disasters, and the need for cooperative environmental visas for farm workers.

EcoPerspectives Blog

This week’s EcoPerspective is titled A Tree is Uprooted in  Brooklyn: No Land Security for New York City’s Community Gardeners, by Jack Hornikel, a 3L from Vermont Law School. The EcoPerspectives Blog is updated biweekly every Monday. Please enjoy!

Vermont Law Top 10
Environmental Watch List 2015

The fifth annual Top 10 Environmental Watch List is now live. The Top 10 2015 list aims to highlight the top environmental controversies and issues likely to emerge in 2015. Please enlighten yourself on topics including climate disruption, carbon emissions, regulating pollution discharges into wetlands, and managing wolves, oil reserves, and other natural resources.

2014 White River Environmental Law
Writing Competition Winner Chosen

The Vermont Journal of Environmental Law is pleased to announce Matthew J. McGowan of Texas A&M University School of Law as the winner of the 2014 White River Environmental Law Writing Competition! The winning entry, “Locomotives v. Local Motives: The Coming Conflict, Statutory Void, and Legal Uncertainties Riding with Reactivated Rails-to-Trails,” will appear in our March issue. Congratulations, Matthew!


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