Our Common Ground: Why America’s Public Lands Are a Political and Conservation Success Story with Author John Leshy
This event took place on Tuesday, April 4, 2023 in the Boyd Law Building (BLB) at the University of Iowa College of Law.
This talk by Professor John D. Leshy was held in person, with the option of watching a livestream via Zoom. He highlighted the history of America’s public lands and the lessons they offer for the issues of today.
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At A Glance
Welcoming Remarks and Introductions
Welcoming Remarks and Introductions were given by UI College of Law Dean Kevin Washburn in room 235 in the Boyd Law Building.
After introductions, John D. Leshy gave prepared remarks on the history of America’s public land, and the lessons they offer for dealing with contemporary challenges like climate change, biodiversity loss, and the dramatic increase in visitation.
- 12:15 pm
- 12:30 pm
- 12:45 pm
- 1:45 pm