Month: July 2017

Environmental legislation and the 1970s

Keith Hirokawa just lately posted “Contextualizing the Roots of Environmental Regulation”. The summary: This assessment of Karl Boyd Brooks, Earlier than Earth Day: The Origins of American Environmental Regulation, 1945–1970 (2009), considers an try to explain the legislation’s “environmental historical past” by way of a story account of incrementalism. The

Inter-imperial riparian regulation III: American sources of French-Canadian water regulation

Persevering with the place yesterday's publish left off: Canada’s broad St. Lawrence River and its tributaries have been the websites of intensive water use within the mid-nineteenth century. They served as fishing grounds, highways for water craft, conduits for floating logs and sources of energy for each conventional grist mills

California Air Assets Board’s 50th anniversary

From Authorized Planet: On Friday, January 19, 2018, the College of California, Davis, will host a serious convention commemorating the California Air Assets Board’s 50th anniversary.  The convention represents a three-way partnership between UCD College of Legislation’s California Environmental Legislation and Coverage Middle, UCD’s Institute for Transportation Research and CARB.