Grand Island Farms Protected!

Grand Island Farms Protected!

For over two years, Crag attorneys Ralph Bloemers and Courtney Johnson have been working with local farmers on Grand Island to protect the island from a proposed new gravel pit mine.  Yesterday, the Land Use Board of Appeals issued its decision, finding that  Yamhill...
Good News on Marine Reserves

Good News on Marine Reserves

Our Ocean, a coalition of conservation groups in Oregon, including Crag clients Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition and Surfrider, has been working for years to set aside small areas of the State’s ocean waters for a network of marine reserves and protected...
Coal Export in Oregon

Coal Export in Oregon

Yesterday, the Port of St. Helens approved agreements with two companies to export coal to Asia — potentially as much as 38 tons per year.  Other ports including Portland, Vancouver, Tacoma, and Kalama have all recently rejected similar bids to export coal from...