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IT INNA DI LAW: A Citizen’s Guide to Environmental Law in Jamaica

Akilah Anderson, Attorney, Jamaica Environmental Trust Jennifer Hatfield, JD. Candidate, University of Florida Levin College of Law The UF/UCR Joint Program in Environmental Law has benefited from the participation of Jamaican attorneys and law students for a number of years. In the 2004 Program Akilah Anderson, an attorney with the Jamaica Environmental Trust, and Jennifer […]

Legal Protection for Florida Springs

In the Fall of 2003 and the Spring of 2004 JD students Matthew Brewer, Matt Clark and Christine Francescani, and Interdisciplinary Ecology PhD student Jason Evans worked with the Silver Springs Working Group and the Florida Department of Community Affairs through a subcontract with Lane Kendig, Inc. on several measures designed to enhance the level […]

The Withlacoochee River Watershed

The Withlacoochee River flows in a northwesterly direction for 157 miles from the Green Swamp in Central Florida to the Gulf of Mexico near Yankeetown Florida. The River, its tributaries and its hydrologically connected lakes and wetlands are sometimes referred to as the Withlacoochee Riverine and Lakes System. The Withlacoochee River’s surficial watershed drains approximately […]

The St. Marys River Watershed

The Clinic has been working with the St. Marys River Management Committee, a quasi-governmental advisory board which represents each of the four counties as well as major stakeholders in the basin. The headwaters of the St. Marys River originate in the Okeefeenokee National Wildlife Refuge and for much of its course its centerline forms the […]

Past Law & Policy in the Americas Conferences

2014: 15TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON LEGAL & POLICY ISSUES IN THE AMERICAS April 28, 2014 Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia April 30, 2014 Universidad del Magdalena, Santa Marta, Colombia Click here for more information 2013: 14th Annual Conference on Legal & Policy Issues in the Americas May 13 – 14, 2013 University of Florida Levin […]

Center on Children & Family Past Events

2014 Events Seeds of Violence: Toxic Stress Conference This conference focused on the exploration and creation of a coordinated trauma-responsive community. The keynote speakers included Dr. B.J. Casey from Cornell University and Dr. Dan Goldowitz from the University of British Columbia. November 14, 2014 Hilton University of Florida Conference Center, Gainesville, FL More information about […]