In Naperville, a suburb of Chicago, local activists succeeded in stopping the development of a mixed-use (residential & commercial) development … More
The federal Endangered Species Act has generated a lot of conflict over the last 44 years, but has little to … More
The environmental movement is young by constitutional standards, gaining steam in the early 20th century and becoming a powerful political … More
In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, many questioned whether the city’s lack of formal zoning and recent growth were responsible … More
In the last few years, California experienced a long, severe drought. It was extremely painful, but not as painful as … More
We need monumental creativity to resolve Antiquities Act conflicts, which is threatened by both sides digging in.
Pennsylvania’s trust approach to managing public lands may give environmental groups an incentive to support productive use, to generate revenue for higher value conservation projects.
Zoning harms the economy by frustrating interstate migration and the environment by encouraging sprawl and undermining climate mitigation.
The Supreme Court’s vague definition of “property” undermines free-market environmentalism.
At long last, the Administration has chosen an acting leader for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service—an important federal agency … More