Western Environmental Law Center
The Western Environmental Law Center (WELC) is a nonprofit public interest law firm that focuses on environmental conservation and restoration in the western United States. The firm provides free or reduced-fee legal services to conservation groups, communities, and individuals who are challenging corporations and government agencies that violate environmental laws. WELC has worked with over 250 local, regional and national conservation organizations, individuals, and communities.
Targeted coal plant proposals
- Desert Rock (New Mexico) - active
Location: Headquarters in Eugene, OR; regional offices in Taos, NM, Durango, CO, and Helena, MT
Group website: Western Environmental Law Center
Contact: welc [at] westernlaw.org
- About Us, Western Environmental Law Center, accessed March 2008.