Volume 16 • Issue 3
State Judicial Elections and Environmental Law: Case Studies of Montana, North Carolina, Washington, and Wisconsin
Locomotives v. Local Motives: The Coming Conflict, Statutory Void, and Legal Uncertainties Riding with Reactivated Rails-to-Trails
Settling Environmental Disasters: Three Judicial Factors to Consider and Application to the Mayflower, Arkansas Oil Spill
Engaging Farmworkers in Enforcement of Environmental Policy: The Case for a New Cooperative Visa
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.
This week’s EcoPerspective is titled Fracking in Michigan: How Drilling for Natural Gas Could Impact the Great Lakes, by Alisha Falberg. A brief look at the fracking industry in Northern Michigan, the laws and regulations, and how fracking is impacting the Grand Traverse Bay Watershed and the Great Lakes. The EcoPerspectives Blog is updated biweekly every Monday. Please enjoy!
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.
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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