Citizens of Alaska won big with the recent Alaska Supreme Court decision regarding decades of permitting for the Pebble Project. The Court found that the State of Alaska was wrong in issuing permits for the Pebble Project without public notice or evaluation of whether exploration activities in the Bristol Bay area were in the public interest.
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge won in court today! The U.S. District Court ruled today that oil and gas exploration is not allowed on the Coastal Plain. The court’s decision shuts down the most recent attempt by the State of Alaska to open the Coastal Plain to damaging oil and gas activities.
Apply to join the staff of Alaska’s homegrown public interest environmental law firm. The Office Manager position is responsible for keeping the important infrastructure that allows our legal staff to focus on protecting Alaska’s lands, waters, wildlife and people.
Trustees for Alaska pioneers effective ways to use the law in these areas.