Environmental Law Research Sources

Environmental Law Research Sources


Welcome to ELRS, a collection of free environmental legal research resources, selected in consultation with Vermont Law environmental faculty and students, for use in environmental law research.

Vermont Law School's ELRS links to carefully selected internet resources that inform the practice of environmental Law. ELRS was developed for legal professionals and law students alike. It is continually expanding, linking to both broad and specific websites to fit your research needs.

Click on any of the categories below, that, when selected, link to useful research sources.


Agriculture Law  Animal Law 
China Environmental Law  Climate Change 
Endangered Species/Wildlife Biodiversity  Energy 
Environmental Dispute Resolution  Environmental Health 
Environmental Justice  Environmental Law Journals 
Environmental Law Organizations  Environmental News 
Environmental Treaties  Food Law 
Government Sites  International Environmental Law 
Land Use/Land Conservation  Municipal Codes 
Oceans/Marine Law  Primary Environmental Law Sources 
Science Sources  Tribal Environmental Law 
Vermont Law School  Water Law and Policy 


VLS's Environmental Law Research Sources was developed by Christine Ryan, with substantial assistance from a number of student Research Assistants, most recently Jordan VanCleave '21 and Christine Paul '22.

Suggestions? Email Christine Ryan, Vermont Law School's Environmental Law Librarian.