​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Vermont Law School blog articles featuring stories and projects about environmental and natural resources law, conservation, energy law and more. From opinions on the latest developments from the Agency of Natural Resources to sustainability initiatives, learn what's going on in natural resources from the VLS perspective.

THE CHINA PROJECT

September 30, 2016
On this increasingly small and fragile planet, China is the single biggest Environmental Stage. Enter Vermont Law School.

FOR THE LOVE OF WATER: REMEMBERING ALAN PANEBAKER​

September 22​​​, 2016
​Alan Panebaker JD/MELP '11 represented the very best of VLS and his passion for the outdoors lives on in the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic.

CALL OF THE WILD WITH MIKE O'BRIEN JD/MSEL'02

September 12, 2016
From the Green Mountains to Alaskan, VLS alum ​Mike O'Brien ​JD/MSEL'02 has served the environment, and worked hard to make it safe for all.​

CALL OF THE WILD WITH STACY TATMAN JD'13​

September 8, 2016
When VLS Alum Stacy Tatman JD'13 is not photographing nature, she's managing regulatory and legislative issues on behalf of it.

CALL OF THE WILD WITH ELIZA DONOGHUE JD'12​

September 6, 2016
From Vermont to Maine, VLS alum Eliza Donoghue JD'12 has made it her life's passion to protect New England​ forests and land.​

CALLING ALL POLICYMAKERS AND LEGISLATORS​

August 29, 2016
The impact that Climate Change has had on Vermont is undeniable, and VLS is preparing the next generation of policymakers and legislators to protect the environment.​

GREAT OUTDOORS WITH MOLLY GRAY JD'14​

August 27, 2016
Whether its politics and international affairs or trails and fishing holes Vermont is ingrained in VLS alum Molly Gray JD'14.​

GREAT OUTDOORS WITH PROFESSOR JACK TUHOLSKE

August 25, 2016
VLS Professor Jack Tuholske love of the outdoors has translated well to lessons in and out of the classroom, including a two summer course in Montana.​

GREAT OUTDOORS WITH TOM MITCHINER '15

August 23, 2016
Thanks to Vermont Law, VLS alum Tom Mitchiner '15 was able to give meaning to his passion for outdoor sports.

GREAT OUTDOORS WITH KELLY NOKES '15

August 21, 2016
VLS Alum Kelly Nokes '15 came to Vermont Law not only because of her passion for protecting the environment, but to satisfy her inner adrenaline junkie as well.

GREAT OUTDOORS WITH​​ REBECCA PURDOM JD/MSEL '96

August 19, 2016
From Oregon to South Royalton, Professor Rebe​cca Purdom has balanced her expertise in law with a love for the ​outdoors.​​​​​​

GREAT OUTDOORS WITH DAVID SCOTT '15​

August 17, 2016
An aspiring bass fishing pro, VLS Alum David Scott '15 came to South Royalton with the mission of protecting that waterways and what he loves.​​​​​