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The Environmental Law Institute is widely respected as “a nonpartisan organization specializing in legal analysis and not known for taking sides in political fights,” as the New York Times has noted. When members of the media, private bar, government, business, and public interest organizations seek expert information on environmental law and policy, they turn to ELI.

Six Wetland Stewards Receive 2011 National Wetlands Awards

March 31, 2011

(Washington, DC) — The Environmental Law Institute announced today that six recipients from across the country have been recognized for their exceptional and innovative contributions to...

Five Environmental Leaders Named to ELI Board of Directors

February 1, 2011

(Washington, DC) — ELI board Chairman William M. Eichbaum is pleased to announce the appointment of five outstanding individuals to the Institute’s Board of Directors for the 2011-2013...

Farmers Flood Their Own Fields To Create Wildlife Habitat

January 12, 2011

(Washington, DC) — Experts from The Nature Conservancy explore new ways of paying farmers for conservation in the January/February 2011 issue of the...

ELI Launches Deepwater Horizon Litigation Database: 255 Cases Filed in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas

November 4, 2010

(Washington, DC) — The Environmental Law Institute has launched a new online tool to help users access information related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill (DHOS), available at...

Watershed Resources Registry One of Several New Tools for Planners

May 26, 2010

(Washington, DC) — Managers, planners, and regulators are looking for new ways to coordinate and improve their efforts to protect entire watersheds. The May-June issue of the...