In March 2002, the Society of Environmental Journalists' board of directors formed a Freedom of Information Task Force "to address freedom-of-information, right-to-know, and other news gathering issues of concern to the pursuit of environmental journalism." These pages are one result of that task force work.
- See also: Covering Protests and Staying Safe for resources and webinars.
Biweekly news and tools on access to environmental information
SEJ's team of volunteers working for more open environmental information
Includes categorized resource links as well as automated, fill-in-the-blank forms for FOIA requests and state-by-state records requests
A primer on how, when and why to use the federal Freedom of Information Act, with lots of tips from a veteran FOIA user
Positions taken by SEJ advocating access to environmental information and supporting media's right to know on behalf of the public.