CLIMATE NEWS

Defending Oregon’s Climate Policy

Defending Oregon’s Climate Policy

Defending Oregon’s Climate Policy Crag clients intervene to defend Climate Protection Program from oil and gas industry attackOn September 7, 2022, Crag filed a motion to intervene to defend Oregon’s landmark Climate Protection Program against legal attacks by the oil...

Crag Joins City of  Portland to Defend Denial of Zenith

Crag Joins City of Portland to Defend Denial of Zenith

Willamette and Columbia Riverkeepers Intervene at LUBA to Reinforce Portland’s Denial of Zenith’s Oil-by-Rail Facility On behalf of our clients Willamette Riverkeeper and Columbia Riverkeeper, Crag filed a Motion to Intervene in support of the City of Portland's...

Dredging Permits Denied for Jordan Cove Fracked Gas Terminal

Dredging Permits Denied for Jordan Cove Fracked Gas Terminal

Dredging Permits Denied for Jordan Cove LNG Terminal2021Oregon Court Strikes Down Two Additional Permits for Jordan Cove LNG  The Oregon Land Use Board of Appeals reverses two local dredging permits for the fledgling Jordan Cove LNG project citing impacts to the Coos...

COMMUNITIES NEWS

Decolonizing our public lands work

Decolonizing our public lands work

Decolonizing our public lands work by Meriel Darzen | September 15, 2023 At our staff retreat in March, Crag's legal team met to discuss and brainstorm how to decolonize our public lands work. Photo by Aditya Bhatia on Pexels As one of Crag’s staff attorneys who works...

The Importance of Protecting Public Access to Oregon’s Shores

The Importance of Protecting Public Access to Oregon’s Shores

The Importance of Protecting Public Access to Oregon’s ShoresOregon has a rich history of protecting access to public beaches and waterways. As Crag’s new Coastal Law Project attorney, I’m proud to work on a broad range of matters to help restore and enhance our...

Achieving Environmental Justice through Legislation

Achieving Environmental Justice through Legislation

 How do you fight for environmental justice, when there are no concrete environmental justice laws? This is the question that community organizers and community-based lawyers alike have been grappling with for years. In theory, we have federal laws on the books...

THE WILD NEWS

Protecting the few remaining owls

Protecting the few remaining owls

Protecting the few remaining owls last updated September 18, 2023We filed a new lawsuit to stop a Forest Service logging project that will harm a successful breeding pair of the imperiled northern spotted owl. Photo by Carlos Porrata.New lawsuit challenges logging...

Decolonizing our public lands work

Decolonizing our public lands work

Decolonizing our public lands work by Meriel Darzen | September 15, 2023 At our staff retreat in March, Crag's legal team met to discuss and brainstorm how to decolonize our public lands work. Photo by Aditya Bhatia on Pexels As one of Crag’s staff attorneys who works...

Restoring salmon protections

Restoring salmon protections

Restoring salmon protections last updated September 5, 2023Proposed changes in Oregon’s fish passage rules will hurt native fish and tribal treaty rights. Photo by Laura Mahoney/USFWS.Crag files legal challenge over fish passage rule changeNew case filed! On behalf of...

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