Earthjustice (7)

Hawaiʻi Supreme Court Halts Commercial Aquarium Fishing, Protecting Reefs and Native Hawaiians

Hawaiʻi Supreme Court Halts Commercial Aquarium Fishing, Protecting Reefs and Native HawaiiansBy Jessica A. Knoblauch | Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Blue-lined butterflyfish are native to the Hawaiian Islands. Photo courtesy of Lynn Allen Scuba diver Rene Umberger knows that the aquarium fishing ...

In First for Consumer Safety, Federal Commission Moves to Ban Entire Class of Toxic Flame Retardants

In First for Consumer Safety, Federal Commission Moves to Ban Entire Class of Toxic Flame RetardantsBy Jessica A. Knoblauch | Thursday, October 19, 2017 Many children's products and pieces of furniture include flame retardants. A federal commission recently called for a ban on an entire class of ...

Back to the Dirty Old Future

Back to the Dirty Old FutureBy Janette Brimmer | Wednesday, October 18, 2017 In August 1972, a sign warns that the Potomac River is a health hazard. U.S. National Archives and Records Administration UPDATE, October 18, 2017: Today marks the 45th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act. While we've come a ...

Hawaiʻi Supreme Court Halts Commercial Aquarium Fishing, Protecting Reefs and Native Hawaiians

Hawaiʻi Supreme Court Halts Commercial Aquarium Fishing, Protecting Reefs and Native HawaiiansBy Jessica A. Knoblauch | Tuesday, October 17, 2017 Blue-lined butterflyfish are native to the Hawaiian Islands. Photo used with permission Scuba diver Rene Umberger knows that the aquarium fishing ...

Trump's Brazen Attempt to Open the Arctic Up to Drilling

Trump's Brazen Attempt to Open the Arctic Up to DrillingBy Rebecca Bowe | Wednesday, October 11, 2017 The way of life of the Gwich'in people, who have depended on the caribou of the Arctic Refuge for millennia, is threatened by plans for oil drilling. Photo Courtesy of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ...

En medio de desastres climáticos, Trump y Pruitt eliminan el Plan de Energía Limpia

En medio de desastres climáticos, Trump y Pruitt eliminan el Plan de Energía LimpiaBy Abigail Dillen | Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Las plantas de carbón como esta en Springdale, PA, son una vista común en todo el país. El Plan de Energía Limpia impone límites de carbono que reducen la quema de ...

Amidst Climate Disasters, Trump and Pruitt to Scrap Clean Power Plan

Amidst Climate Disasters, Trump and Pruitt to Scrap Clean Power PlanBy Abigail Dillen | Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Chris Jordan-Bloch / Earthjustice After two brutal category 5 storms in a row, Americans in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands have taken an unprecedented beating. They are still ...