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Environmental Law

This guide covers U.S. state and federal environmental law

Case Law

Environment-related cases written by federal appeals courts are available from a number of online sources:

Major Federal Statutes

  • Links below are to EPA webpages unless otherwise noted. 
  • EPA webpages include full-text links to public laws and U.S. Code sections maintained by the U.S. Government.
  • To locate the law or code section in your chosen research service, simply cut and paste the citation into the proper search box or citation resolver.

Administrative Decisions

EPA decisions can be found in the Environmental Law Reporter, Westlaw and Lexis also contain some selected decisions. Most current decisions are available online through the EPA.