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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...

Executive Director Jeff Gleason’s election response

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

Watch Readings from 2020 Reed Writing Award Winners

This year’s winners of the Reed Environmental Writing Award are author Margaret Renkl and journalist Megan Mayhew Bergman. Renkl was recognized f...

SELC goes Above & Beyond to protect our health and environment

This has been an impressive year of results, even by the Southern Environ­mental Law Center’s historically high standards. Our solar initiative i...

SELC launches new podcast, Broken Ground

Today SELC launched a new podcast, Broken Ground, digging up environmental stories in the South that often get overlooked, and giving voice to th...

Alabama Rivers Alliance awards SELC attorney 2019 “River Hero”

The Alabama Rivers Alliance recognized leaders from across the state at their River Celebration Awards Banquet as part of their annual Alabama Wa...

Introducing SELC’s Executive Director Jeff Gleason

Jeff Gleason takes the helm as Executive Director and President of the Southern Environmental Law Center April 1. He steps in for Founder Rick Mi...

“We Know How To Do This.”

On April 1, SELC’s Founder Rick Middleton will retire after 33 years, passing the torch to a new executive director, Jeff Gleason. On the eve of...

SELC announces winners of the 2019 Reed Environmental Writing Awards

The Southern Environmental Law Center has announced the winners of the 2019 Phillip D. Reed Environmental Writing Awards, to be presented during...

Be Part of Something Powerful

A Message from John Suttles, SELC’s Director of Litigation and Regional Programs Litigation is the sharpest tool in SELC’s arsenal—it also is on...

Georgia River Network names SELC attorney Conservationist of the Year

Georgia River Network presented its 2018 River Conservationist of the Year award to SELC staff attorney April Lipscomb last month as part of its...

SELC attorney recognized by Alabama State Bar

Sarah Stokes, senior attorney for SELC’s Birmingham, office, has been featured in the Alabama State Bar’s Profiles in Service series as part...

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