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The law of adaptation to climate change : U.S. and international aspects

Title
The law of adaptation to climate change : U.S. and international aspects / Michael B. Gerrard and Katrina Fischer Kuh, editors.
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Published
Chicago : American Bar Association, c2012.
Description
xlii, 888 p. ; 26 cm.
Other contributors
Gerrard, Michael, 1951-
Kuh, Katrina F. (Katrina Fischer)
Fischman, Robert, 1962-
Rountree, Jillian R.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Chapter 2, Adaptive Management, by Maurer School of Law Professor Robert L. Fischman and Maurer School of Law student Jillian R. Rountree.
Contents
  • Introduction and overview
  • Adaptive management
  • Managing water supplies
  • Managing demand for water
  • Energy system impacts
  • Infrastructure
  • Buildings
  • Protecting the coast
  • Coastal retreat measures
  • Species and ecosystem impacts
  • Agriculture and forestry
  • Governance of public lands, public agencies, and natural resources
  • Domestic disaster preparedness and response
  • Insurance
  • Impact review, disclosure, and planning
  • State and local adaptation
  • The international legal framework for adaptation
  • Financing of adaptation measures
  • Global health and disaster preparedness
  • Population displacement, relocation and migration
  • Maritime jurisdiction in a changing climate
  • International water law and adaptation
  • Food security, fisheries, and ecosystems
  • Legal rights and remedies
  • Human security and military preparedness.
Subject headings
Climatic changes--Law and legislation--United States.
Climatic changes--Law and legislation.
Environmental impact analysis--Law and legislation--United States.
Environmental impact analysis--Law and legislation.
ISBN
9781614386964 (print : alk. paper)
161438696X (print : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Law Library
Call Number
K3585.5 .L39 2012
Location
Law Library (Blgtn) - General Collections
Floor
3rd Floor
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Library
Blmgtn - Law Library
Call Number
K3585.5 .L39 2012
Location
Law Library (Blgtn) - Archives - Faculty Publications
Floor
Ground Floor, Archives
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