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Federal public land and resources law

Author: George Cameron Coggins,Charles F. Wilkinson

Publisher: Foundation Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1066

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1996 Case Supplement to Federal Public Land and Resources Law

Author: George Cameron Coggins,Charles F. Wilkinson,John D. Leshy

Publisher: Foundation Press

ISBN: 9781566624015

Category: Natural resources

Page: 200

View: 9759

Natural Resources Law and Policy

Author: James Rasband,James Salzman,Mark Squillace

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1277

View: 2917

This law school casebook helps instruct collegiate-level students on natural resources law. It's also intended to show students the challenges of managing natural resources policy. Starting with theories behind the law, the book then examines all aspects of resource disputes, including economic, scientific, political and ethical considerations. It explores the challenges presented by common pool resources, scientific uncertainty, mismatched scale, market failures and institutional adequacy. The book also considers resource law and management on both public lands and private property, as well as in international settings.

Water Use, Management, and Planning in the United States

Author: Stephen A. Thompson

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780080520827

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 371

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Water Use Management, and Planning in the United States is designed with new college classes on water resources in mind. It provides information on hydrology, biology, geology, economics, and geography along with historical water policies and regional regulations. The text reflects the transdisciplinary nature of water resources management, moving between descriptive discussions and quantitative analysis to bridge the social and physical sciences. Also providedare frequent case studies and examples to illustrate real-world applications, and includes sidebars throughout to reinforce major points. This book is a result of the authors years of teaching, giving a prescription for an intelligent integrated systemsapproach to water resources management. Classroom tested Quantitative analyses are accompanied by worked examples Frequent case studies highlight important applications Sidebars reinforce major points and provide parenthetical information

Entering the Watershed

A New Approach To Save America's River Ecosystems

Author: Robert Doppelt,Mary Scurlock,Chris Frissell,James R. Karr

Publisher: Island Press

ISBN: 1610912659

Category: Nature

Page: 504

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Entering the Watershed is the product of a two-year project established by the Pacific Rivers Council to develop new federal riverine protection and restoration policy alternatives. It recommends a comprehensive new approach to river protection based on principles of watershed dynamics, ecosystem function, and conservation biology -- a nationwide, strategic community- and ecosystem-based watershed restoration initiative. The book: describes in detail the existing level of damage to rivers and species analyzes flaws and gaps in existing policy provides the framework necessary to develop new policies outlines the scientific underpinnings and managemstrategies needed in new policy makes specific policy proposals

These American Lands

Parks, Wilderness, and the Public Lands: Revised and Expanded Edition

Author: Dyan Zaslowsky,Tom H. Watkins,Wilderness Society (U.S.)

Publisher: Island Press

ISBN: 1559632402

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 398

View: 5141

This authoritative and stirring assessment of our public lands - the first book ever published to give the history and propose the future of each unit of a federal trust that today accounts for approximately one-third of America's landmass - begins with the establishment of Yellowstone National Park in 1872. The national park concept, which the historian Lord Bryce called the best idea to come out of the New World, was the first attempt by a national government to preserve land for future generations. Since then, hundreds of additional parks, monuments, historic sites, wilderness areas, and wildlife refuges have been added to a vast system of public lands that also includes national forest and Bureau of Land Management holdings. The preservation of our nation's natural heritage has become a model throughout the world, but the fight to keep public land unspoiled - from the Everglades to Alaskan mountain ranges - is never-ending, as this lively and dramatic history of America reveals. This preservationist idea did not come naturally: the myth of the land's superabundance dominated the thinking of Americans even after the frontier was officially closed one hundred years ago. Frontier greed and carelessness, combined with business and political pressures for local control, continue to threaten our parks, forests, and wilderness lands today. The battles over these lands, especially as their outcomes determine present and future patterns of land use, will continue to define our civilization. These American Lands assesses management policy within each unit and demonstrates why the citizen's vigilance is necessary today if future Americans are to look upon our natural legacy as the crowningachievement of the twentieth century.

The Holy Cross Journal of Law and Public Policy

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 8413

Columbia law review. 84.1984,1/3

Author: [Anonymus AC02056145]

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 1425

Law Books Published

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 8086

Natural Resources Law

Private Rights and Collective Governance

Author: Eric T. Freyfogle

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9780314163110

Category: Law

Page: 747

View: 7556

This short, integrated text offers a fresh approach to a familar field. Instead of considering resources one by one and paying special attention to federal lands, Freyfogle steps back from nature and considers the functions that natural resources law performs whenever nature is divided into private use rights. He mixes cases involving a wide range of resources, from ice and seaweed to caves and subterranian formations, on private as well as public lands. Students gain a clear sense about the elements of private use rights while exploring the many ways law can promote collective decision-making among resource users. The book should be particularly appealing to law schools in regions with few federal lands and with instructors that want to focus on basic policy issues. A 3-hour course can cover the entire book.

Water Resource Management

A Casebook in Law and Public Policy

Author: A. Dan Tarlock,James N. Corbridge,David H. Getches

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1054

View: 3410

The revised edition of Charles J. Meyers et al. Water Resource Management, 3rd ed., 1988. This edition places a greater emphasis on statutory systems than in prior editions, and the materials have been bolstered on public interest issues under state and federal laws. New cases have been added and significant new developments are captured by the addition of relevant textual material, notes of recent legislative activity, and scholarly commentary. The earlier editions' national orientation has been broadened, reflecting the fact that water issues are not limited to the West's perceived scarcity. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Cases and materials on decedents' estates and trusts

Author: John Ritchie,Neill H. Alford,Richard W. Effland

Publisher: Foundation Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1375

View: 9164

Decedents' Estates and Trusts

Author: John Ritchie, Neill H. Alford, Richard W. Effland

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 3424

Cases and materials on commercial law

Author: Edward Allan Farnsworth

Publisher: Foundation Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1206

View: 3934

This casebook provides detailed information on commercial law. The casebook provides the tools for fast, easy, on-point research. It includes selected cases designed to illustrate the development of a body of law on a particular subject. Text and explanatory materials designed for law study accompany the cases.

Copyright, patent, trademark, and related state doctrines

cases and materials on the law of intellectual property

Author: Paul Goldstein

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1016

View: 7923

Federal wealth transfer taxation

cases and materials

Author: Stanley S. Surrey,Paul R. McDaniel,Harry L. Gutman

Publisher: Foundation Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1125

View: 748

Commercial paper

Author: Robert L. Jordan,William D. Warren

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 481

View: 2001

Securities Regulation

Cases and Materials

Author: Richard W. Jennings,Harold Marsh

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Securities

Page: 992

View: 8879

Cases and materials on fundamentals of federal income taxation

Author: James J. Freeland,Stephen A. Lind,Richard B. Stephens

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 1055

View: 8661

Criminal Law

Cases and Materials

Author: Peter W. Low,John Calvin Jeffries,Richard J. Bonnie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Criminal law

Page: 1089

View: 8205

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