Making The Law Work For The Environment

Apr 10, 2017

If you are concerned about environmental degradation and your government is not, can you sue it?  Count on a firm YES from Mary Christina Wood. 

Navajo Generating Station at Page, Arizona.
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She is a professor at the University of Oregon's law school, and director of its Environmental and Natural Resources Law Center

Issues like climate change, where governments in our country have been slow to respond, have gotten particular attention at the center. 

Professor Wood returns to the Exchange to discuss recent wrinkles in environmental law.  
 

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