Ocean and Coastal Law Center Research Papers
This collection contains papers written by UO law students in conjunction with their courses, as part of independent research projects, or in fulfillment of the law school's comprehensive writing requirement. Each paper has been selected for inclusion in the research papers series by the director of the Ocean and Coastal Law Center because it represents excellence in scholarship and writing. Except as otherwise indicated, visitors should assume that items are copyrighted by the author.
For other Ocean and Coastal Law Center publications in Scholars' Bank, see https://scholarsbank.uoregon.edu/xmlui/handle/1794/6732. A complete inventory of publications by center faculty and law student research assistants is available at http://oceanlaw.uoregon.edu/publications/.
Marine Protected Areas off the Coast of Oregon: Legal Framework, Initial Recommendations, and Proposed Oregon Legislation Establishing a Heceta-Stonewall Banks Marine Protected Area (2008-10-10)This paper addresses some current federal and state legal authorities that may serve as a framework for establishing transboundary MPAs (MPAs across both federal and state waters) off the Oregon coast, makes some initial ...