Executive Director

Tim Whitehouse

Tim Whitehouse has more than 25 years of experience working on a wide range of environmental issues with governments, businesses, nonprofit organizations and community groups. Tim was a senior attorney at the United States Environmental Protection Agency for 10 years, where he specialized in enforcement of the Clean Water Act and in hazardous waste compliance issues. He was also head of the Law and Policy Program at the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation in Montreal, Canada for 5 years. He has worked as a consultant for companies on environmental compliance issues, and with non-profit organizations focusing on clean energy issues. Most recently, he was executive director of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, a health advocacy group working to address climate change, toxics pollution, and nuclear disarmament issues in Maryland. He holds a JD and BA from Emory University and an MA from New York University.

Nevada Has a Very Bad Grazing Problem

by Kirsten Stade | July 21, 2021
Worst in West: Two-Thirds of Assessed BLM Allotments Badly Overgrazed ...

Decades of Overgrazing Compromise 30 x 30 Goal 

40 Million Acres Fail Minimum Federal Standards for Rangeland Health ...

BLM Won’t Stop Illegal Grazing  

by Kirsten Stade | October 1, 2020
Range Manager Facing Suspension After Appealing to Pendley ...

Trump’s “Sagebrush Rebels” Mull Latest Bundy Trespass   

by Kirsten Stade | June 3, 2020
Prosecution Unlikely Amid Sharp Decline in Interior Criminal Enforcement ...

PEERMail | Bungling Public Health in a Pandemic

by Tim Whitehouse | March 13, 2020
The bungled response to the COVID-19 pandemic exposes the rapid decline in the U.S. government’s ability to anticipate and respond to emerging and existing public health threats ...