Summer 2019 Course Schedule

International Wildlife and Biodiversity (LAW-681-001)
David Downes

Meets: 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM (MTuWThF) - Warren - Room NT03

Enrolled: 4 / Limit: 22

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Reviews the major principles of international law for the conservation of biological diversity and wildlife. We will discuss international agreements relating to topics such as biological diversity, ocean fisheries, migratory species, ecosystems, and wildlife trade. The course seeks to employ a problem-solving perspective that takes account scientific, economic and cultural factors, and reviews the range of policy and management tools that can promote conservation. Course meets June 3-7.

Textbooks and Other Materials

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Readings will be drawn from Hunter, Salzman & Zaelke, International Environmental Law and Policy (5th ed. 2015) and other materials assembled by the professor. Readings in electronic form will be available on my.wcl course site.

First Class Readings

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