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  • Environmental Activism or Piracy? The Blurry Line between Flying the Jolly Roger and Protecting the Environment
  • California Court Halts Fracking Operations
  • White House Releases National Oceans Plan
  • New York Trash Facility Set to Move Forward
  • No Permit Necessary for Stormwater Runoff from Logging Operations
  • Littoral Events

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  • Is a Houseboat a Vessel? U.S. Supreme Court Applies New Test for Floating Homes
  • Supreme Court Ruling Maintains Water Transfer Rule
  • Ninth Circuit Allows California Oyster Company to Remain Open, but for How Long?
  • President Obama Creates the San Juan Islands National Monument
  • Federal Circuit Dismisses California Water Rights Claim
  • Georgia Court Rules Wetlands Entitled to Buffer Protection
  • Littoral Events

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  • No Easy Answers for the Native Village of Kivalina
  • Ninth Circuit Approves West Coast
  • Transocean Escapes Total Ban from Operating in Brazil
  • Supreme Court Rules on Takings Claim for Temporary Flooding
  • Court Clears the Way for Navy's Training Range in Calving Grounds
  • Legislative Update 2012
  • SandBar Volume 11 Index

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  • PA Court Rules against State Fracking Law
  • Shoreline Development Ban Upheld
  • Court Rules on Native Villages' Fishing and Hunting Rights
  • OSHA Reacts to SeaWorld Killer Whale Killing
  • NMFS Ordered to Review Atlantic Herring Plan
  • NSGLC Grant Program Update

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  • Fishing Permit Proper for Aquaculture Operations
  • Atlantic Sturgeon Listed as Endangered, Management Challenges Ahead
  • Exemption Not Allowed for Developers along Waterfront Property
  • Texas Supreme Court Weakens Rolling Easements Doctrine
  • 9th Circuit Upholds Hawaiian Swordfish Consent Agreement
  • NSGLC Grant Program Update

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  • FWS Reaches Settlement Agreement on ESA Work Plan
  • Litigation Update: Supreme Court Rules on Ownership of Montana Rivers
  • Federal Court Upholds NMFS Decision Limiting Pesticide Use
  • Washington State Supreme Court Rules on Groundwater Use
  • No Takings Claims Allowed: Revisiting Permit Exactions
  • Third Circuit Grapples With Rapanos

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  • Is Pre-Enforcement Actually Enforcement?
  • State Supreme Court Rules on Ohio’s PTD
  • U.S. Supreme Court Looks at Ownership of Montana Rivers
  • The Battle of Saugatuck Dunes Continues
  • Polar Bear Litigation Update

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  • Maine’s Public Trust Doctrine Continues to Evolve
  • Fight to Prevent Spread of Asian Carp Faces Setback
  • Polar Bears Listed as “Threatened” Under ESA
  • Court Denies Review of Nationwide Permit Regulating Ballast Water
  • Weird Science?
  • U.S. Supreme Court Holds CAA Displaces Federal Common Law
  • Volume 10 Index

Volume 10, Number 2
Editor: Terra Bowling

  • Recent Cases Explore Public Beach Easements on Dynamic Beaches
  • Michigan Supreme Court Restores Citizens' Right to Sue State for Environmental Harm
  •  Legal Killing to Sea Lions Halted
  • Landowners Adjacent to Artificial Bodies of Water in N.C. have Riparian Rights
  •  Washington State's Water Law Amendments Upheld

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Sea Grant Law Reporter is a result of research sponsored in part by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, under Grant Number NA06OAR4170078, the Sea Grant Law Center, Mississippi Law Research Institute, and University of Mississippi Law Center. The U.S. Government and the Sea Grant College Program are authorized to produce and distribute reprints notwithstanding any copyright notation that may appear hereon. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of NOAA or any of its sub-agencies.

Editor: Terra Bowling, J.D.



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