Through his remarks, Fawson encouraged the fellows to pursue unique and interesting opportunities. “I’m passionate about helping students understand what they’re capable of,” he said. “We don’t [...]
Often, the ESA unintentionally makes endangered species a liability for private landowners. When endangered owls are found on property used for commercial forestry, for example, landowners are [...]
Following the boom in oil production from the hydraulic fracturing revolution, environmental protection outstripped energy independence as the major selling point of US biofuels policy.
The Fish and Wildlife Service’s Proposed Rule: Revision of the Regulations for Prohibitions to Threatened Wildlife and Plants
In this proposed rule the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) seeks comment on changes to the way the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is implemented. Rather than continuing to extend the same [...]
The Fish and Wildlife Service’s Proposed Rule: Revision of the Regulations for Listing Species and Designating Critical Habitat
In this proposed rule the Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Services seek feedback on a proposed rule that would change the way the Endangered Species Act (ESA) is [...]
The Renewable Fuel Standard is a federal mandate that requires fuel suppliers to blend a minimum percentage of ethanol fuel into gasoline. Professor William F. Shughart and CGO Graduate Research [...]
This session workshopped best practices for introducing peer review, policy editing, and other steps that can be taken to improve research quality without breaking the research budget.