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Conference organizers, session moderators and/or speakers included University of Colorado School of Law professor Mark S. Squillace.

Visibility, acid rain, air toxics, and urban air pollution are the topics of an upcoming Center conference on air quality in the West. The conference will be held at the School of Law in Boulder on November 27-28, 1989. Presentations will describe the nature and scope of the issues, the existing legal framework and experience with its implementation, and proposed changes in the law. Emphasis will be placed on air quality issues in the West and efforts underway to address these problems. Special attention will be given to relevant amendments to the Clean Air Act under consideration by Congress.

Speakers include Robert Yuhnke, Environmental Defense Fund, David Wooley, New York Attorney General's Office, Christine Shaver, National Park Service, Professor Mark Squillace, University of Wyoming, Jerry Gallagher, Colorado Department of Health, David Baron, Arizona Center for Law, Dr. Devra Davis, National Academy of Sciences, Kathy Tonnessen, California Air Resources Board, Ogden Gerald, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, U.S. EPA, Robert A. Bethel, M.D., University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and Michael P. Walsh, Technical Consultant, Washington, D.C.


Lawrence J. MacDonnell