Environmental and Land Use Law

Environmental and Land Use Law

Environmental and Land Use Law

The Environmental and Land Use Law Program includes 20 elective courses and seminars, including several interdisciplinary classes co-taught by law professors and faculty in urban planning, environmental sciences and the humanities. Students also undertake independent research projects on subjects of their choosing. Recent topics have included climate change nuisance claims, land conservation in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and regional land use and growth-management policies.

The following is a list of courses offered during the current and two previous academic years. Numbers in parentheses indicate which academic year(s) the courses were offered, i.e., 2016-17 is coded (17), 2017-18 is coded (18) and 2018-19 is coded (19).

Courses and Seminars

Advanced Environmental Law (17,18)
Climate Change Law and Policy (17,18)
Conservation Planning and Law (17,18,19)
Construction Law (17,18,19)
Energy and Environmental Products Trading and Commodities Regulation (SC) (17,18,19)
Energy and the Environment (17)
Energy Regulation and Policy (18)
Environmental Law (17,18,19)
Federal Lands, Energy and Natural Resource Law (17)
Foundations of Climate Change Law and Policy (19)
International Environmental Law (17,19)
Land Use Law (17,18,19)
Modern Real Estate (18)
State and Local Government Law (18,19)
Urban Law and Policy (17,19)
Urban Legal History (19)
Wildlife Law (SC) (19)

Clinic

Environmental and Regulatory Law Clinic (17,18,19)

Uranium

Academics