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Beating back 4 years of bad policy and moving climate action forward

The Southern Environmental Law Center has taken the lead on challenging some of the Trump administration’s most egregious assaults on environment...

Polluting power plant in North Carolina ordered to shut down

A polluting power plant that burns a harmful mix of shredded tires, creosote-soaked wood, and coal must stop its toxic air pollution and shut dow...

Executive Director Jeff Gleason’s election response

A note from the Southern Environmental Law Center’s Executive Director Jeff Gleason.

Filed: Challenge to Trump administration rule allowing more toxic wastewater from coal plants

Representing groups from communities near and downstream of coal plants in the Carolinas, the Southern Environmental Law Center today challenged...

Filing aims to protect North Carolina’s waters from proposed gas pipeline

This week, SELC, on behalf of Haw River Assembly, joined a lawsuit to help the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality defend its deci...

Federal proposal would remove key protections for endangered red-cockaded woodpecker

In another shot at endangered species protections, this month the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service proposed a downlisting from endangered status that...

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