UCLA Journal of Environmental Law & Policy

UCLA Journal of Environmental Law & Policy is a magazine specializing in Law topics.

Articles from Vol. 31, No. 1, Summer

Agricultural Soil Carbon Sequestration Offset Programs: Strengths, Difficulties, and Suggestions for Their Potential Use in AB 32's Cap and Trade Program
I. INTRODUCTION II. THE BASICS OF AB 32 AND ITS CAP AND TRADE PROGRAM III. THE BASICS OF OFFSET PROGRAMS IV. AGRICULTURAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR OFFSET PROGRAMS A. Decreasing Livestock Emissions Through Manure Management B. Decreasing Cropland...
Building Bio-Based Supply Chains: Theoretical Perspectives on Innovative Contract Design
I. INTRODUCTION II. THEORETICAL APPROACHES TO BIOMASS CONTRACT DESIGN A. The Socio-Compatibility Perspective B. The Risk-Minimizing Perspective 1. The Unavailability and Limits of Traditional Agricultural Risk Management Tools ...
Learning How to Fish: Catch Shares and the Future of Fishery Conservation
I. INTRODUCTION II. THE TRAGEDY OF THE OCEAN COMMONS III. THE FAILURE OF FISHERY REGULATION IV. PROPERTY RIGHTS--THE ROAD NOT TAKEN V. CATCH SHARES IN PRACTICE A. Economic Consequences of Catch Shares B. Catch Shares and Conservation C....
Marginalized Monitoring Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater
V. ADAPTIVE MANAGEMENT APPLIED TO STORMWATER Congress and the EPA have established a legal framework for municipal management of illicit discharges to stormwater that is more adaptive than prescriptive. While the federal law clearly prohibits non-stormwater...
Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater
I. INTRODUCTION II. ADAPTIVE MANAGEMENT THEORY AND SHORTFALLS III. LEGAL FRAMEWORK A. The Federal Framework for Municipal Storm water B. The Federal Framework Prohibiting Non Stormwater Discharges from MS4s IV. SCIENTIFIC DEVELOPMENTS V. ADAPTIVE...