Biodiversity-Environmental Law Faculty and Scholarship

Faculty Appointments to Editorial Boards

Paul Boudreaux
Editor in Chief, Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy

Royal C. Gardner
Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy
Board of Editors, Wetlands Ecology and Management

Staff Appointments to Editorial Boards

Erin Okuno
Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy

Stetson Student Editors

Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy

Janelle Barriero
Jessica Beaulieu
Hayley Brew
Emily Carter
Arielle Claude
Rachael Curran
Allison Dhand
Diriki Geuka
Lydia Greiner
Anna Kirkpatrick
Richard Knuth
Benjamin Lute
Steven McCommon
Raymond Powers
Timothy Stella
Marianne Thornton

Recent Books and Book Chapters

Paul Boudreaux, The Housing Bias: Rethinking Land Use Laws for a Diverse New America (Palgrave Macmillan 2011).

Peter Fitzgerald, International Issues in Animal Law: The Impact of International Environmental and Economic Law upon Animal Interests and Advocacy (Carolina Academic Press 2012).

Royal C. Gardner, Lawyers, Swamps, and Money: U.S. Wetland Law, Policy, and Politics (Island Press 2011).

Royal C. Gardner, The Ramsar Convention, in Wetlands - Integrating Multidisciplinary Concepts (Ben A. LePage ed., Springer 2010) (co-authored with Nicholas Davidson).

Royal C. Gardner, Official Development Assistance: Toward Funding for Sustainability, in Agenda for a Sustainable America (John C. Dernbach ed., Envtl. L. Inst. 2009) (co-authored with Ezequiel Lugo).

Royal C. Gardner, Legal Considerations, in Conservation and Biodiversity Banking - A Guide to Setting Up and Running Biodiversity Credit Trading Systems (Ricardo Bayon, Jessica Fox & Nathaniel Carroll eds., Earthscan, London 2008).

Royal C. Gardner, Rapanos and Wetland Mitigation Banking, in The Supreme Court and the Clean Water Act: Five Essays 56 (Vt. J. Envtl. L. 2007).

Recent Articles

Paul Boudreaux, Carrots and Sticks from President Obama's Solyndra and Beyond, 4 Wash. & Lee J. Energy, Climate, & Env't 1 (2013).

Paul Boudreaux, The Impact Xat: A New Approach to Charging for Growth, 43 U. Mem. L. Rev. 35 (2012).

Paul Boudreaux, Time Machine: Emma's Legal Education, 2025, 59 J. Legal Educ. 454 (2010).

Paul Boudreaux, Homes, Rights, and Private Communities, 20 U. Fla. J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 479 (2009).

Paul Boudreaux, A New Clean Water Act, 37 Envtl. L. Rep. 10171 (2007).

Royal C. Gardner, Mitigation Enforcement, Breach of Contract, and the Law of Unintended Consequences, 37 Nat'l Wetlands Newsl. 11 (Mar.-Apr. 2015).

Royal C. Gardner, Comments, Philip Garone, The Fall and Rise of the Wetlands of California's Great Central Valley, 4 H-Env't Roundtable Rev. 14 (2014).

Royal C. Gardner, Contemplating Koontz: Ten Takeaways, 36 Nat'l Wetlands Newsl. 9 (Mar.-Apr. 2014).

Royal C. Gardner, The Legal Status of Environmental Credit Stacking, 40 Ecology L.Q. 101 (2013) (co-authored with Jessica Fox).

Royal C. Gardner, Mitigation Banking and Takings, 34 Nat'l Wetlands Newsl. 7 (May-June 2012).

Royal C. Gardner, Incorporating Environmental Law into First-Year Research and Writing, 20 Persp.: Legal Res. & Writing 144 (2012).

Royal C. Gardner, Stacking Opportunities and Risks in Environmental Credit Markets, 41 Envtl. L. Rep. 10,121 (2011) (co-authored with Jessica Fox and Todd Maki).

Royal C. Gardner & Theresa Pulley Radwan, Corporate Shell Games: LLPs, LLCs, and Responsibility for Mitigation Sites, 31 Nat'l Wetlands Newsletter 6 (Nov.-Dec. 2009) (reprinted in The Environmental Forum (Summer 2010)).

Royal C. Gardner et al., Compensating for Wetland Losses under the Clean Water Act (Redux): Evaluating the Federal Compensatory Mitigation Regulation, 38 Stetson L. Rev. 213 (2009) (co-authored with eight former members of the NRC Committee on Mitigating Wetland Losses) (abridged version published in 31 Nat'l Wetlands Newsletter 1 (Mar.-Apr. 2009)).

Royal C. Gardner, African Wetlands of International Importance: Assessment of Benefits Associated with Designations Under the Ramsar Convention, 21 Georgetown Intl. Envtl. L. Rev. 257 (2009) (co-authored with Kim Diana Connolly and Abou Bamba).

Royal C. Gardner, North American wetland mitigation and restoration policies, 17 Wetlands Ecol. & Mgt. 1 (2009) (introduction to special issue).

Royal C. Gardner, Reconsidering In-Lieu Fees: A Modest Proposal, Ecosystem Marketplace (July 2007).

Royal C. Gardner, The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands: Assessment of International Designations Within the United States, 37 Envtl. L. Rep. 10,089 (Envtl. L. Inst.) (2007) (co-authored with Kim Diana Connolly) (condensed version published in 29 National Wetlands Newsl. 6 (Mar.-Apr. 2007)).


Professor Royal C. Gardner

Royal C. Gardner
Professor of Law and Director, Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy
A.B., Georgetown University
J.D., Boston College

Professor Paul Boudreaux

Paul Boudreaux
Professor of Law
B.A., University of Virginia
J.D., University of Virginia
LL.M., Georgetown University

Professor Brooke J. Bowman

Brooke J. Bowman
Professor of Legal Skills and Moot Court Advisor
B.S., Indiana University, Bloomington; M.S., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; J.D., Stetson University

Professor Peter L. Fitzgerald

Peter L. Fitzgerald
Professor of Law
B.A., College of William & Mary
J.D. University of California, Hastings College of Law
LL.M., University of Exeter, United Kingdom

Professor Lance N. Long

Lance N. Long
Associate Professor of Legal Skills
B.A., Brigham Young University
J.D., Brigham Young University

Law Librarian

Wanita Scroggs

Wanita Scroggs
Library Liaison for Legal Research and Writing
B.A., Texas A&M University
M.L.I.S., University of South Florida
J.D. Arizona State University