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Preventing and Responding to Catastrophe: The Role of Environmental Law and Policy

2006 Frankel Symposium


Preventing and Responding to Catastrophe: The Role of Environmental Law and Policy
Date/Time :4/7/2006 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Address :UCLA School of Law

​Leading scholars, advocates and government officials discussed disaster planning and response, with particular attention to global climate change and to the vulnerability of California's levee system.  Bruce Babbitt gave the keynote address, stressing the importance of land-use planning in ensuring that more housing isn't built in vulnerable areas.   Read about the symposium on Planetizen.com.