Environment

Can the United States Halt Wildfires?

Can the United States Halt Wildfires?

Scholars encourage regulatory authorities to adopt measures to prevent or mitigate wildfire damage.

Life in Plastic Is Not Fantastic

Life in Plastic Is Not Fantastic

To save the seas from tiny plastics, a business leader proposes that plastics producers self-regulate.

The Fair Price of Fossil Fuel

The Fair Price of Fossil Fuel

Scholar argues that fossil fuel leases on public lands should reflect the external costs of production.

Battling Refrigerators in the War on Climate Change

Battling Refrigerators in the War on Climate Change

A new U.S. government funding bill ushers in two initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Climate Change Stress Testing

Climate Change Stress Testing

The Fed is beginning to consider policy responses to climate change.

Is the Roadless Rule Exemption a Highway to Environmental Hell?

Is the Roadless Rule Exemption a Highway to Environmental Hell?

Despite protests, the U.S. government has opened the largest forest in North America to industrial activity.

EPA, Explain Yourself

EPA, Explain Yourself

Scholar advocates using the Administrative Procedure Act to address EPA’s inter-regulatory contradictions.

Industrialized Agricultural Facilities’ Impact on U.S. Waters

Industrialized Agricultural Facilities’ Impact on U.S. Waters

Experts say that EPA’s limited authority over concentrated animal feeding operations perpetuates pollution.

Are Net-Zero Emission Pledges Credible?

Are Net-Zero Emission Pledges Credible?

Climate change pledges require concrete government policies to ensure their enforceability and effectiveness.

Reasserting Tribal Forest Management Under Good Neighbor Authority

Reasserting Tribal Forest Management Under Good Neighbor Authority

Advocates should promote tribal sovereignty and protect lands through joint forest management agreements.

Climate Change, Migration, and Immigration Law

Climate Change, Migration, and Immigration Law

Scholar argues that the United States may need to amend its asylum laws to include climate refugees.

Regulatory Solutions to Climate Risk

Regulatory Solutions to Climate Risk

Experts argue that the United States can do more to reduce the risk of climate change on financial markets.