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Environmental Legal Research

This course introduces students to the legal research materials and techniques used in the practice of environmental law. It is also designed to further knowledge of cost- and time-efficient research strategies and continue the development of transferrable research skills. The focus will be on advanced administrative law research, statutes and legislative history, and government documents. Topics will include federal, state, and international environmental law; agency documents; specialized databases; scientific and other non-legal materials; and current awareness tools. Class sessions will be a combination of lecture, discussion, and activity. [1] credit] Pass/Fail. Limited Enrollment