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Mary D. Nichols and State of California Receive Environmental Achievement Award—Special Award Presentation by Rep. Henry Waxman

On October 21, U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman presented the ELI 2014 Environmental Achievement Award to Mary D. Nichols, Chairman of the California Air Resources Board, and the state of California whose national environmental leadership stretches back at least to the 1960s. Press release...

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Bingham McCutchen's Steve Black Joins ELI Leadership Council

The ELI Leadership Council welcomes Steve W. Black to its ranks. Steve is Of Counsel at Bingham McCutchen LLP and a Principal, Bingham Consulting LLC, where he provides strategic advice and counsel to clients facing a wide variety of legal and policy issues related to energy and the environment...

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Tapping Full Potential: Improving Benefits from Wetland, Stream Conservation Projects

ELI and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) have released a new handbook to advance the use of a watershed approach in the selection, design and siting of wetland and stream restoration and protection projects, including projects required by compensatory mitigation.

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Now Accepting Papers for Annual Writing Competition

ELI invites law students to submit papers for the 2014-2015 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition. Students currently enrolled in law school are eligible, including students who will graduate in 2015...

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Antigua and Barbuda Sign Landmark Ocean Management Regulations

Caribbean citizens celebrated this week as the Barbuda Council signed a sweeping set of new ocean management regulations for Barbuda that zone its coastal waters, strengthen its fisheries management, and establish a network of marine sanctuaries...

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