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Natural Resources Law

Course Abbreviation: 
ENVR 988
Credits: 
3
Credit Only: N Anon Gr: Y

This course is an introduction to the public and private claims to natural resources. Its focus is the common law but brief introductions of major natural resource protection statutes like the Endangered Species Act, the National Environmental Policy Act, and others are included. The course also studies major resource-types like water, minerals, timber, recreation and scenery in their overall legal context. 

Prerequisites: 
None
Faculty: 
Jamison E. Colburn,