University of Kentucky College of Agriculture
AEC 424: Principles of Environmental Law

AEC 424 is a junior- and senior-level course providing an introduction to the law concerning the environment and natural resources. The course is a broad survey of topics including the U.S. legal system, common law relevant to environmental issues, important Supreme Court decisions, and the main federal statutes (e.g., Clean Air Act, Endangered Species Act).

Course Documents

The most recent syllabus is linked below.


Students in AEC 424 will find additional information, handouts, assignments, etc. at the course's Blackboard site.