So that was quite a year.

The federal government in 2017 made dramatic reversals in nearly every area of environmental policy—from water to air to chemicals to public lands and, especially, climate.

What’s next? Bloomberg Environment asked a handful of environmental attorneys with a wide range of specialties what they expect the new year will bring. This highly unscientific survey yielded some interesting and unexpected answers:

Waters Jurisdiction

“No legal issue goes more to the heart of our mission than this one. We know from history what will happen if we define federal jurisdiction narrowly.”...