For NC Conservation Network
Description of Organization: The
North Carolina Conservation Network is a statewide network of over 100
environmental, community, and environmental justice organizations. The NC
Conservation Network works to strengthen the environmental community by facilitating
coordination of campaigns, providing updates and analysis of bills and rules,
and directly advocating to achieve equitable and sustainable solutions for our
Student Work/Projects: Externs will perform legal research and policy
analysis on environmental issues concerning North Carolina. Specific projects
will depend upon the needs of the organization and the interests of the extern,
and may include topics such as renewable energy, shale gas, offshore drilling, air
quality, water quality and water quantity.
Course or Other
Requirements/Preferences for Student: Strong research and writing skills, and a
demonstrated commitment to environmental issues. Coursework in environmental
and administrative law will be helpful.