Complimentary RPTE member only, non-CLE Teleconference recorded on March 15, 2017
The March call was hosted by the Environmental Committee and featured guest speaker Anne Castle, senior fellow at the Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy, and the Environment at the University of Colorado Law School in Boulder, CO. Ms. Castle formerly served as Assistant Secretary for Water and Science at the U.S. Department of the Interior from 2009 to 2014. Ms. Castle discusses her paper entitled, "Assured Water Supply Laws in the Western States: The Current State of Play," co-authored with Monica Green and being published in the Colorado Natural Resources, Energy, & Environmental Law Review in early March. This paper compares the laws in eleven western states requiring developers to demonstrate that an adequate water supply is available to serve proposed new construction. Ms. Castle will also be participating in the Environmental Committee's panel at this year's Spring Symposia in Denver, CO, Ms. Castle's presentation will serve as a sort of preview of the Symposia panel's broader discussion on assured water supply laws.
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