GW Law & ELI Co-Host "NEPA at 40"

2009 J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Environmental Law Conference

The GW Environmental Law Program and the Environmental Law Institute hosted "NEPA at 40: A Visionary Statute Confronts 21st Century Environmental Issues," a unique gathering designed to assess the future of the National Environmental Policy Act in the context of today’s environmental challenges. 

Since its inception, the conference has closely examined and sought new legal solutions to several key environmental issues including global warming, the impact of international trade and trade agreements on the environment, environmental dispute resolution, biotechnology and the human environment, Smart Growth, and legal issues related to emerging hydrogen technologies.

Click here to view or order photos of the conference from SmugMug (no registration required).

"NEPA at 40" In the News

The New York Times  .  March 26, 2009
Can NEPA Pass Tests Posed by Climate-Related Projects?

The New York Times  .  March 24, 2009
NEPA Reviews Shouldn't Delay Stimulus Projects, Experts Say

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