The Wilderness Act at 50
Date: April 11 PDT Location: Erskine B. Wood Hall
Erskine B. Wood Hall
Join legal scholars, federal employees and students at Lewis & Clark Law School for a one day symposium on the impact and meaning of the Wilderness Act on its fiftieth anniversary. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information. Registration required: See related content link below.
$50 (includes continental breakfast, lunch and reception)
FREE for Lewis & Clark students (includes reception-no meals provided)
$25 for non- Lewis & Clark students (includes meals and reception)
Schedule of events
Registration Check-In & Continental Breakfast
8:25 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Janice Weis, Associate Dean and Director of the Environmental & Natural Resources Law Program, Lewis & Clark Law School
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Panel No. 1 – Janice Weis, moderator
- Nancy Roeper – U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
- Garry Oye – National Park Service
- Becki Heath – U.S. Forest Service
- Christopher Barns – Bureau of Land Management
Sarah Gerould – U.S. Geological Survey
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Panel No. 2 – Melissa Powers, moderator
- NEPA and Wilderness - Michael C. Blumm
- Wilderness on Multiple Use Lands - Robert Glicksman
- Wilderness on Dominant Use Lands – Sandi Zellmer
11:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Panel No. 3 – Mike Blumm, moderator
- Wilderness Water– Bret Birdsong
- Wilderness Grazing- Mark Squillace
- Tribute to Joe Feller- Mark Squillace & Peter Appel
12:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Tribute to Justice Douglas
2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Panel No. 4 - Erin Ryan, moderator
- Wilderness Exceptions–John Nagle
- Wilderness and Climate Change–Eric Biber & E. Long
- Wilderness and Cultural Change– Eric Freyfogle
3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Panel No. 5
- Future of Legal Wilderness – John Leshy
- Future of Wilderness Management – Peter Appel
- Wilderness Litigation – Peter Frost