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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENV 4410 - Water Law

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): ENV 1200 or ENV 1400 or ENV 3400 or Permission of instructor

Description: This course surveys U.S. water law and administration. Topics include (1) why we need laws regulating water use, (2) how ancient water laws influenced U.S. water law, (3) variations of surface and groundwater law, including prior appropriation, riparian, and hybrid, (4) international and interstate agreements, and (5) a special focus on water administration in the West.

Note: Credit will be granted for only one prefix: ENV or HON.

Cross Listed Course(s): HON 4410

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