In summer of 2019, WPLG attorney Paul Kibel travels to Japan to deliver talks at Osaka University and Hokkaido University. The talks are based on a paper Kibel prepared on the roles of hatcheries and habitat under the bilateral Pacific Salmon Treaty.
Maven’s Notebook has featured an article on the reasonable use doctrine panel discussions from the California Water Policy conference in early April.
In August 2018, the Center on Urban Environmental Law (CUEL) at Golden Gate University School of Law released a new guidebook entitled: Rivers That Depend on Aquifers: Drafting SGMA Groundwater Plans with Fisheries in Mind.
In collaboration with the Center on Urban Environmental Law (CUEL) at Golden Gate University School of Law, WPLG is preparing a guidebook titled Rivers that Depend on Aquifers: Drafting SGMA Groundwater Plans with Fisheries in Mind.
Richard Roos-Collins was today appointed as General Counsel of the Klamath River Renewal Corporation. This corporation implements the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement (2016) to undertake nation’s largest dam removal effort. When completed, the project will restore anadromous fisheries
Richard Roos-Collins will join the Council of Legal Advisors, Bren School of Environmental Science & Management at UC Santa Barbara. Council members advises the Bren School faculty on the legal training of the graduate students and also participate in teaching. More information on the Counc
Richard Roos-Collins will join the Research Advisory Board for UC Berkeley Law’s Center for Law, Energy & the Environment (CLEE). The goal of CLEE is to “bring together legal analysis with policy, science, and technical expertise to develop pragmatic policy solutions to critical environmenta
The City of Rockingham, North Carolina and American Rivers filed a certiorari petition in the U.S. Supreme Court, appealing the U.S.
WPLG and UC Berkeley Law Center for Law, Energy, and the Environment won Imagine H2O’s 2017 California Water Policy Challenge. We will develop and propose the architecture of a modern database for California’s water rights, beginning with a pilot project involving Los Angeles Department of Water
PacifiCorp today filed an application before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to transfer most of the license for the Klamath Hydroelectric Project to the Klamath River Renewal Corporation (KRRC). The KRRC concurrently filed an application to surrender the license for the purpose of dam