Crag Scores Important Win in Case to Protect the Salish Sea

Court rules in favor of coalition challenging proposed oil refinery expansion in Anacortes, Washington. Decision is sent back to Shorelines Hearings Board for review of environmental impact statement.

Environmental Justice Win in West Eugene!

Lane County Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA) has agreed to improve air quality monitoring and community engagement in West Eugene. The changes come in response to a civil rights and environmental justice complaint Crag filed on behalf of Beyond Toxics with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The complaint challenged the Lane County agency’s 2013 decision to allow Seneca Sustainable Energy to increase pollution discharges from its West Eugene power plant.

A Win for rural lands in Douglas County!

On Friday, August 2nd, LUBA took a huge step in protecting farm and forestland in Douglas County. LUBA remanded a Douglas County decision to amend its comprehensive plan that would have allowed for the re-designation of over 22,000 acres of farm and forestland for residential land.

Patricia Donohue – Ready for Anything

Patricia Donohue is a development and administrative assistant at Crag Law Center. She spent her childhood moving around Southeastern US, but she calls Kentucky home. She studied anthropology and gerontology in undergraduate and graduate school at the University of Kentucky, and came to Crag after an extensive career in the equine industry.

Wild Shots 2019 – Saturday, October 5

Join us for Wild Shots – Crag’s annual fundraising event – coming up on October 5, 2019. Details coming soon!

craglogo_369uCRAG LAW CENTER – WHO WE ARE

Crag is a client-focused law center that supports community efforts to protect and sustain the Pacific Northwest’s natural legacy. Implementing a unique model of legal aid for the environment, Crag balances the scales of justice by offering our clients free or low cost legal services in combination with assistance on campaign strategies, communications, community organizing and media relations.

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Suzanne Moulton: Wildly Creative!

Suzanne Moulton: Wildly Creative!

Suzanne Moulton (Suzie) has dedicated her life and artistic talent to help raise awareness to endangered and threatened wildlife and natural resources. Most well-known for her work as a stop-motion fabricator, Suzie has worked on projects such as Coraline,...

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A Win for rural lands in Douglas County!

A Win for rural lands in Douglas County!

On Friday, August 2nd, LUBA took a huge step in protecting farm and forestland in Douglas County. LUBA remanded a Douglas County decision to amend its comprehensive plan that would have allowed for the re-designation of over 22,000 acres of farm and forestland for residential land.

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Victory on the Tongass!

Victory on the Tongass!

After a decades long battle, Crag and clients Greenpeace and Cascadia Wildlands have scored a huge win for old-growth forests and wildlife in Southeast Alaska’s Tongass National Forest. Victories like this one go a long way in protecting the nation’s last swath of contiguous old-growth temperate rainforest.

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