PIELC Recommendations

FRIDAY March 3rd –

8:30-9:45am (panel 2)

  • Utilizing Non-Traditional Legal Methods to Ad- dress Impacts of Industrial Animal Agriculture (LAW 141)
  • The Efficiency Conundrum: False Solutions in the Environmental Movement (EMU 231/232: Cedar/Spruce)
  • Modernizing Private Forest Practices: Laws to Enhance Biological Diversity, De-Toxify Water- sheds, and Bolster Carbon Storage (EMU 230: Swindells)

10:05- 11:20am (panel 3)

  • Saving Nature with a Stethoscope: The Power of Linking Conservation, Health & Community Empowerment (LAW 141)
  • Does Logging Restore or Impoverish Forest Eco- systems? (LAW 241)

12:00 – 1:45pm – Keynote Speaker
Tim DeChristopher – Climate Activist; Founder, Climate Disobedience Center(EMU Ballroom)

***2:20 – 3:50pm– (FILM) EMU Redwood Auditorium – We the People 2.0.

 2:20-3:35pm (panel 4)

  • Public Risks from Pipelines and Infrastructure(LAW 141)
  • Fossil Fuel and the PNW Thin Green Line – Update (LAW 184)*
  • Challenges in Conservation Organizing for Environmental Justice (EMU 119: Diamond Lake)

 4:00-5:15pm (panel 5)

  • Criminal Defense and Environmental Activism (LAW 175)*
  • What does “Organic” Mean? Defining the Label and the Battle Over Organic Integrity (EMU 119: Diamond Lake)*
  • The Citizens of Rockaway Beach Oregon – How One Community Started to Fight for Their Drinking Water, and Ended Up Fighting for Us All (LAW 282)

Saturday March 6th –

8:30-10:30 Workshop

  • The many faces of the Forest (LAW 184)

9:00- 10:15am (panel 6)

  • Atmospheric Trust Litigation Update: State Cases (LAW 175)*
  • Death by Discretion: Toxic Trespass, Human Rights & the Public Trust Doctrine (LAW 241)*

10:35- 11:50am (panel 7)

  • CLDC Part 1: Government and Corporate Sur- veillance of Earth Defense Movements (LAW 141)*
  • States Rights to Environmental Regulation? Fed- eral Preemption Issues in the New Regime (LAW 184)

2:20- 3:35pm (panel 8)

  • CLDC Part 2: Tools and Best Practices for Digital Security and Confidentiality (LAW 141)*
  • The Necessity Defense in Environmental Civil Disobedience Cases (LAW 142)*
  • Shut It Down (EMU 104: Coquille)

***3:30-5:30 workshop

  • Growing Democracy with Community Rights – A CELDF Workshop (EMU 146: CRATER LAKE NORTH)

3:55 – 5:10pm (panel 9)

  • DIY Ecology and Participatory Surveying (LAW 243)