Title

VIDEO: Session 3: Managing our Public Lands for Extractive Uses

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Event Date

10-21-2016

Description

VIDEO:

1:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

SESSION 3: Managing our Public Lands for Extractive Uses

Moderator and Commentator: Marcilynn Burke, University of Houston Law Center

Speakers:

Kathryn Kovacs, Bureau of Land Management

Roger Flynn, Western Mining Action Project

Rebecca Watson, Wellborn, Sullivan, Meck, and Tooley, P.C.

Moderator

Marcilynn Burke

Streaming Media

Comments

Our public lands have long been used for extractive uses. These include for example, mineral leasing, hard rock mining, livestock grazing, and more recently large-scale renewable energy siting. The panel will consider how well the current system is working and how it might be improved.

Alternate Title

Managing our Public Lands for Extractive Uses