Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Event Date



Sino-American Conference on Environmental Law (2nd: 1989: Boulder, Colo.)


Workshop held Sept. 18-19, 1989; conference held Oct. 12-13, 1989, in Boulder, Colorado.

Conference speakers included University of Colorado School of Law professors Daniel Barstow Magraw and Lawrence J. MacDonnell.

Contents of papers from workshop and conference:

To protect developing city by the enactment of local laws and regulations / Wu Zilin -- Legislative control of air pollution & water pollution of the P.R.China / Xiao Longan -- The law of natural conservation in China / Ma Xiang-cong -- 'Weighing environmental risks : EPA's unfinished business', Environment, vol. 30, no. 6, July/August 1988, p. 14-17, 34-39 / Richard Morgenstern, Stuart Sessions -- The National Environmental Policy Act : no longer a teenager, but not yet grown-up / George W. (Rock) Pring -- International environmental issues [outline] / Cheng Zheng-Kang, Daniel Magraw -- Existing legal treatment of developing countries : differential, contextual, and absolute norms / Daniel Barstow Magraw -- 'Global change and our common future', Environment, vol. 31, no. 5, June 1989, pp. 16-20, 40-43 / Gro Harlem Brundtland -- 'Mission to planet Earth revisited : an update on studies of global change', Environment, vol. 31, no. 3, April 1989, pp. 6-11, 31-35 / Thomas F. Malone, Robert Corell -- 'The environmental effects of the high dam at ASWAN', Environment, vol. 30, no. 7, September 1988, pp. 4-11, 34-40 / Gilbert F. White -- Reconsidering water quality protection in the United States / Lawrence J. MacDonnell [outline] -- The United States experience with air pollution control [outline] / A. Dan Tarlock -- United States hazardous waste law and policy [outline] / A. Dan Tarlock -- 'Air pollution : assessing total exposure in developing countries', Environment, vol. 30, no. 10, December 1988, pp. 16-20, 28-30, 33-35 / Kirk R. Smith -- The Marine Environmental Protection Law of the People's Republic of China [Chinese version] / Ye Jianying. The Marine Environmental Protection Law of the People's Republic of China [unofficial English translation] / Ye Jianying


Lawrence J. MacDonnell

Alternate Title

Second Sino-American Conference on Environmental Law