Public Land and Resources Law | L4495

This course provides an overview of law, policy, and procedures governing the third of United States land managed by the federal government for the benefit of all the people. The course traces the interwoven law, history, and economics controlling acquisition and allocation of public lands and resources and examines a selection of significant commercial uses and resource categories of land use practices. Students should take LAWS 4025 Administrative Law prior to enrolling in this course.

Prerequisites: Administrative Law recommended but not required.
Credit Hours: 3