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Welcome to People Places Planet Podcast, the official podcast of the Environmental Law Institute, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to ensure a healthy environment, prosperous economies, and vibrant communities, founded on the rule of law.

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Welcome to People Places Planet Podcast, the official podcast of the Environmental Law Institute, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to ensure a healthy environment, prosperous economies, and vibrant communities, founded on the rule of law.

    Toward A Global Pact for the Environment

    Toward A Global Pact for the Environment

    International environmental law is often characterized as fragmented and heterogeneous; there is currently no single, overarching framework that outlines a set of rules and criteria of general application in international environmental law. In the latest episode of People Places Planet Podcast, we explore the recent push for a set of globally recognized principles on environmental law—called the Global Pact for the Environment—under the United Nations.

    • 39 min
    What Can Animal Law Learn From Environmental Law?

    What Can Animal Law Learn From Environmental Law?

    We talk to Prof. Randall S. Abate about his forthcoming book, What Can Animal Law Learn from Environmental Law? (2d ed. ELI Press 2020). Tune in to learn about what animal law can learn from environmental law and how the two movements can better coordinate their common objectives.

    • 27 min
    Engage the Experts: Solar Energy & Wildlife

    Engage the Experts: Solar Energy & Wildlife

    There are many benefits to solar energy, but what about its impacts on wildlife? In this episode, we "engage the experts” and listen in on a conversation between Brooke Marcus Wahlberg, a Partner at Nossaman LLP, and Dr. Karl Kosciuch, a senior biologist at Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc.

    • 49 min
    Remarkable Cities and the Fight Against Climate Change

    Remarkable Cities and the Fight Against Climate Change

    We talk to Prof. Jonathan Rosenbloom about his new book, Remarkable Cities and the Fight Against Climate Change: 43 Recommendations to Reduce Greenhouse Gases and the Communities That Adopted Them (ELI Press 2020). Tune in to learn about the range of ways in which local communities can use enacted ordinances to mitigate climate change while increasing their capacity to respond and adapt to its most harmful consequences.

    • 30 min
    Reflections from ELI’s 2020 National Wetlands Awardees

    Reflections from ELI’s 2020 National Wetlands Awardees

    Since 1989, ELI has honored over 200 champions of wetlands protection through the National Wetlands Awards program. In this episode, we invite our 2020 National Wetlands Awardees to share their thoughts on the same question: What is the importance of wetlands protection now and in the future?

    • 17 min
    Engage the Experts: Wind Power & Wildlife

    Engage the Experts: Wind Power & Wildlife

    There are many benefits to wind energy, but what about its impacts on wildlife? In this episode, we "engage the experts” and listen in on a conversation between Brooke Marcus Wahlberg, a Partner at Nossaman LLP, and Joy Page, Director of the Renewable Energy and Wildlife team at the Defenders of Wildlife.

    • 43 min

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