William and Mary Law School

Symposium: The Role of Law and Government in Protecting Communities from Extreme Weather and Coastal Flood Risks: Local, Regional, and International Perspectives

VCPC co-sponsored a symposium on January 31st and February 1st at William & Mary Law School.  The first day focused on the international and national risks surrounding extreme weather and coastal flooding and why managing these risks is necessary for international security. The second day focused more specifically on the issues surrounding climate risk management, including examining how to prioritize infrastructure protection.  

Sponsors: William & Mary Environmental Law & Policy ReviewVirginia Coastal Policy ClinicWorld Resources Institute, Virginia Planning Association, and W&M's Student Environmental Action Law Society

Conference Links

  • CLCK HERE to see the agenda
  • CLICK HERE to read the blog posts written by the VCPC research assistant

Presentation Documents