LAW 643D - Native American Natural Resources
Instructor: Torivio Fodder
Mo We 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM • August 23 - December 8 • Fall 2021
Section 001 • 3 units • Graded • In Person
This course will examine several themes: conflicts over which government has sovereign control over which resources; the role that tribal governments play in natural resource allocation and management; questions relating to ownership of natural resources; the changing federal policies relating to natural resources allocation; the role of federal courts, Congress, and Executive branches in relation to the trust responsibilities to protect tribal lands and resources; environmental protection, including EPA policy in relation to Indian Reservations; and natural resource development and management.