TITLE

RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

AUTHOR(S)
Sonne, Bethanne M.; Skains, Samantha N.; Lowell, Devin; DeVoe, Garreth; Graf, Vanessa; Landry, Matt S.
PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Tulane Environmental Law Journal;Winter2014, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p149
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the significant developments in the U.S. environmental law in context to various statutes including the Clean Water Act, the gered Species Act and the Clean Air Act (CAA). It discusses various environmental decisions including Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA related to the Clean Water Act, Aransas Project v. Shaw related to the Endangered Species Act, and the Esplanade Ridge Civic Association v. City of New Orleans related to land use.
ACCESSION #
100141725

 

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