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U.S. Court of International Trade Senior Judge Judith M. Barzilay presented the last Edward and Bonnie Foreman Biodiversity Lecture of the semester at Stetson

U.S. Court of International Trade Senior Judge Judith M. Barzilay presented the last Edward and Bonnie Foreman Biodiversity Lecture of the semester at Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport on Feb. 21.
Judge Barzilay spoke to students, faculty and staff at Stetson about the role of the court in environmental protection.
She discussed her 20-year career practicing in both the public and private sectors… » Read more

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Edward and Bonnie Foreman Biodiversity Lecture Series begins with a discussion about protecting the coastal environment

On Thursday afternoon in Gulfport, Gary Lytton, the director of the Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Naples, Fla., talked with Stetson Law students in the Great Hall about the struggle to protect the coastal environment and one of the few remaining undisturbed mangrove estuaries.
Lytton discussed the tug-of-war between coastal development and environmental preservation.
“It really is like managing a balancing act,” Lytton… » Read more

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Stetson Law helps develop lecture series- Biodiversity and Climate Change May 22 at the Mahaffey Theater

Nobel Prize nominee and Inuit leader Sheila Watt-Cloutier speaks on
“Biodiversity and Climate Change” May 22 at 7 p.m. at the Mahaffey
Theatre in St. Petersburg. The lecture is part of a series developed by
Stetson University College of Law’s Institute for Biodiversity Law and
Policy, Friends of the United Nations, the WHALE Center Global Healing
Initiative and the Mahaffey Theater at Progress Energy for the Arts.

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Stetson Law’s Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy presents a history of restoration efforts in the Everglades on Oct. 4

Stetson Law’s Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy presents a history of restoration efforts in the Everglades on Oct. 42005 09 27Brandi PalmerCommunications Specialist727 562 7381Gulfport, Fla. Allison DeFoor, who served as “Everglades Czar” to Gov. Jeb Bush, will discuss

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Stetson Law Vice Dean selected to head two biodiversity groups Stetson announces creation of Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy

Stetson University College of Law Vice Dean Royal C. Gardner will lead
two environmental organizations as chair of the U.S. National Ramsar
Committee and director of Stetson’s new Institute for Biodiversity Law
and Policy.

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