Climate Change Blog

Vermont Law School blog articles featuring stories and projects about climate change, climate change law and policy, extinction and adaptation, global warming impacts, international climate change law​ and ​​more. From stories on how VLS students and alumni are impacting policy change to the VLS participation in the COP/UN Climate Change Conference.

Trump Paris Agreement, VLS Environmental Law BlogNOT SO FAST, MR. TRUMP

June 5, 2017
President Trump's decision to leave the Paris climate agreement ​was, in the words of distinguished career diplomat R. Nicholas Burns, a "colossal foreign policy mistake."​​​​​​ Read more »

Trump War on Climate Change, VLS Environmental Law BlogTRUMP'S WAR ON SCIENCE

May 12, 2017
In his first budget, Trump proposed to eliminate many climate change programs outright, and cut others sharply. Read more »​​​​​​

Global Reach Dan Williams, VLS Law BlogGLOBAL REACH WITH DAN WILLIAMS JD’10

November 6, 2016
As Environmental Protection Specialist for the Federal Aviation Administration, VLS alum Dan Williams has become a climate changer.​​ Read more »​​​​​​

THE CHINA PROJECT

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

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.​