August 16, 2021 Worsening Conditions for Tule Elk at Tomales Point

Folks on the ground estimate the last source of water in the northern part of the Reserve will be gone by the end of the month, if not sooner. 

July 26, 2021 New Jersey Black Bear Hunt Cancelled

Animal Law & Policy Clinic students contributed a detailed legal memorandum for the State of New Jersey explaining why the hunt was unlawful and should not be allowed to continue.

June 28, 2021 Clinic Seeks Emergency Relief for Tule Elk as Case Heads to Federal Court

The motion follows a lawsuit that the Harvard Law Clinic filed against the National Park Service on Tuesday

June 22, 2021 Clinic Sues National Park Service Over Failure to Protect Tule Elk

“The National Park Service has a responsibility to protect and preserve these beautiful animals. The idea that depriving them of food and water somehow fulfills that responsibility isn’t just absurd, it’s undeniably inhumane,” said Kate Barnekow, of Harvard Law School’s Animal Law & Policy Clinic.