E&ENews PM headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. OBITUARY:

Earthjustice attorney, mountaintop-mining foe dies

Joan Mulhern, an aggressive advocate for Clean Water Act enforcement, died yesterday after a long illness at Georgetown University Medical Center. She was 51. As senior legislative counsel at Earthjustice, Mulhern was known for her battles for tougher protections for wetlands and for her opposition to mountaintop-removal coal mining. "For the Earthjustice family, it's a huge hole. And for the movement, it's a huge hole," Earthjustice Vice President Martin Hayden said this afternoon.

THIS AFTERNOON'S STORIES

Upcoming markups and hearings

Compiled coverage by issue

Pipeline Politics
Gulf Spill
Drought
Global Climate Debate
Nuclear Crisis

E&E special reports

Deep Underground
Islands
Shades of Green: A Movement at Midlife
Overflow
The Range Case

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos