Posts Tagged ‘Environmental’

Pesach newsletter – Northern update

Written by regavim on . Posted in Galilee, Newsletter

Illegal house built in Hermon Nature reserve

This year we expanded our activity in the Golan and Galilee regions and for that purpose added a full-time attorney. Most of the activity in northern Israel is involved with environmental protection and that is because the region is rich in natural reserves and valuable historical sites. We have already filed several petitions this year [...]

November Newsletter – Supreme Court Ruling – Regavim defeats air pollution

Written by regavim on . Posted in News, Newsletter

After 3 years of fighting on behalf of the residents in the Northern Sharon/Shomron region to have illegal highly polluting charcoal kilns closed down, the Supreme Court last week ruled in Regavim's favor and ordered the Civil Administration to enforce the law and have them shut down. Outside the Supreme Court building a protest was [...]

An End to Unlicensed Filling Stations

Written by regavim on . Posted in Negev, News

  After Regavim raised the issue of pirate gas stations in southern Israel, it seems that the authorities are finally dealing with the phenomenon.  In the course of the last months, Regavim contacted all the relevant authorities, including the police, Interior Ministry, Ministry of Infrastructures and to the Environmental Protection Ministry and demanded that they [...]

Illegal Quarry in Gush Etzion

Written by regavim on . Posted in Court Rulings, Judea and Samaria, News

  Regavim submitted a petition against the authorities responsible for law enforcement with a demand that the court direct them to halt the illegal operation of a quarry in the Gush Etzion area.   Over three years ago, Regavim sent a letter to the Civil Administration and security forces with a request that they halt an [...]

Illegal building Mt. Meron Nature Reserve

Written by regavim on . Posted in Galilee, Media, News, Videos

10's of houses are being built illegally  in the beautiful Mt. Meron Nature Reserve and only Regavim is fighting to have this phenomena halted Mt. Meron National Park Building:  Illegal construction offenders are involved in widespread building and development as they destroy the Mount Meron Nature Reserve in the upper Galilee – all without permits [...]