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U. S. Water Law (2)

This course will examine the laws and practices applied to allocate surface waters and groundwater. Topics of study will include: riparianism, prior appropriation, the five doctrines applied by States to groundwater use, public rights in water, interstate river basins, federal water rights, and water quality.

P: Environmental Law

Current & Previous Instructors:
Alexandra Campbell-Ferrari;

This course is not currently scheduled.
Last offered Spring 2017.


Key to Codes in Course Descriptions
P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course

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Admissions: PHONE: (410) 706-3492 FAX: (410) 706-1793

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