Course Description: This course will provide a basic overview of the laws concerned with the environment and human activities, focusing on conservation and land use. Ares of specific concentation include the Endangered Species Act, National Environmental Policy Act, Antiquities Act, Migratory Bird and Conservation Act and the consequences of activities such as timber harvesting, grazing, recreation and wilderness preservation. In addition to gaining knowledge of federal environmental laws, students will also gain an understanding of why the laws are necessary and how to apply the laws to real life situations.
Schedule: Odd spring semesters. This course follows the on-campus schedule for beginning and ending dates.
Delivery Method: Online. Students are not expected to come to the campus at any time.
Prerequisite Courses: None.
Instructor: Sherry Niesar; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Materials: None.
Course Objectives: It is expected that students will be able to:
Exams - Policies & Procedures:
Technology Required: Click here to view our technology required page.