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ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY AND LAW

Session 8

Protecting Natural Resources

(The Nation's Diminishing Resources, The Public Trust Doctrine, Protecting Wetlands, The Endangered Species Act)

Environmental Policy & Law 

 Chapter 9: Protecting Natural Resources

 

Class Assignment:

Read the assigned text chapter first and then go through the class topic list and related links below. Be prepared to be examined on session10 on any or all of the environmental terms, concepts and cases below found in chapter 8 or in the section below. For this week's homework, briefly describe (no more than 200 words per case) the issues at stake within three of the following important case studies:

 

The Nation's Diminishing Resources

 

 

The Public Trust Doctrine

 

 

Protecting Wetlands

 

The Endangered Species Act Part I

The Endangered Species Act Part II The Endangered Species Act Part III

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