Climate Change Litigation: a legal perspective on adapting to climate change

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Learn about recent climate change litigation and potential future litigation, especially for water. Includes recommendations for addressing concerns over water.

Presenter: 
Randy Bramer
USDA Forest Service Office of General Counsel
Contributors: 

Producer - Michael Furniss
Videography - Pat McAbery
Technical production - Jeffrey Guntle

Video Length: 
17:55
Publication date: 
05/12/2010
Description: 

Learn from an overview of climate change litigation, case studies, potential future litigation and recommendations. The presentation includes graphics to help understand climate change litigation in the U.S. NEPA cases, water quantity and quality litigation will continue to be controversial, and more controversy is expected over special uses by third parties.

You should gain an understanding of:: 

Climate change litigation, case studies, potential future litigation, and recommendations.

Litigation in NEPA cases.

Controversy in water quantity and quality litigation and special uses by third parties.