Items by Joshua Zaffos
District judge rules ESA has no say over species that don't have multi-state presence or economic impact.
By lowering tariffs and regulatory hurdles, the deal could make it easier to sell natural gas to Japan.
An obscure provision in two environmental laws is the weapon of choice in a bureaucratic Sagebrush Rebellion.
In the midst of the nation’s current oil and gas frenzy and controversies over fracking, energy company contributions to schools are raising questions about academic integrity.
The Port Gamble S'Klallam are protecting their treaty rights to fish and shellfish in Port Gamble Bay, using laws to limit development, much to the frustration of timber company-turned-developer Pope Resources.
Bob Abbey, recently retired from the Bureau of Land Management, discusses democracy, energy development, and agency culture.