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Schedule of Events

Friday, March 28, 2014

1:30 p.m.

Check In

2:00 p.m.

Opening Remarks

Joan W. Howarth, Dean, Michigan State University College of Law

2:15 p.m.

Drivers of Deforestation and Current Efforts to Manage Forests in the Face of Climate Change

Joseph P. Messina, Center for Global Change and Earth Observations, Michigan State University

Larry Leefers, Michigan State University

Jay Samek, Global Observatory for Ecosystem Services, Michigan State University

David N. Cassuto, Brazil-American Institute for Law and Environment, Pace Law School

4:35 p.m.

Break

4:45 p.m.

Dinner

5:15 p.m.

Climate Change Impacts on Wildlife and Current Efforts to Prevent Biodiversity Loss

Andrew Long, University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Law

Gerald Urquhart, Michigan State University

Christopher L. Hoving, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Division

James M. Chen, Michigan State University College of Law

Meredith L. Gore, Michigan State University

8:15 p.m.

Closing Remarks


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