Visionary Science, Ethics, Law and Action in the Public Interest


  1. We Withdraw Our Consent


    By Carolyn Raffensperger I’ve been fortunate enough to be involved with an extraordinary group of women planning the second Women’s Congress for Future Generations slated for November 7-9, 2014 in Minneapolis Minnesota. The planning team has been holding house parties and meeting with other organizations. They have been remarkably successful in getting commitments from women…Read More →

  2. Success: Yellowstone National Park and Air Pollution


    Carolyn Raffensperger As our friends at the Winter Wildland Alliance said, “It’s been a long, long time coming – 15 years, 1.1 million public comments and the most grind-it-out, exhaustive campaign Winter Wildlands Alliance has ever embarked on – so all of us at WWA are thrilled with today’s release of the Final Yellowstone Winter…Read More →

  3. Law For The Earth – March 2006


    Law For The Earth – March 2006 I. The Precaution Academy: Practical Training For Precautionary Action SEHN Staff II. From The Editors – Law For The Earth Carolyn Raffensperger and Nancy Myers III. Transforming American Law to Promote Preservation of the Earth Joseph H. Guth, JD, PhD   I. The Precaution Academy TOP SEHN Staff The…Read More →

  4. Staff and Board Members


    SEHN operates as an organization without walls; SEHN’s staff works from locations across North America.   Carolyn Raffensperger, M.A., J.D. Carolyn is executive director of the Science and Environmental Health Network. In 1982 she left a  career as an archaeologist in the desert Southwest to join the environmental movement. She first worked for the Sierra Club where she…Read More →