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Environmental law looks at all the factors that pertain to an economy and its production and industry to assess its impact on the environment and to propose regulations that will reduce environmental harm. It is mostly considered with regulations and treaty agreements between countries, corporations, and public interest initiatives that promote the conservation of natural resources and enhance energy efficiency. According to Wikipedia ,. A related but distinct set of regulatory regimes, now strongly influenced by environmental legal principles, focus on the management of specific natural resources, such as forests, minerals, or fisheries. Other areas, such as environmental impact assessment, may not fit neatly into either category, but are nonetheless important components of environmental law.
What is International Environmental Law? International Environmental Law IEL is concerned with the attempt to control pollution and the depletion of natural resources within a framework of sustainable development. It is a branch of public international law - a body of law created by states for states to govern problems that arise between states. IEL covers topics such as population, biodiversity, climate change, ozone depletion, toxic and hazardous substances, air, land, sea and transboundary water pollution, conservation of marine resources, desertification, and nuclear damage. For more information and a good introduction to the topic, see:. International Environmental Law Governance. UNEA feeds directly into the General Assembly and has universal membership of all UN member states as well as other stakeholder groups.
Environmental economics is considered both as positive and normative science. It also covers both micro and macro aspects of different pollution problems. Environmental economics is an application of scientific theories and general application of welfare economics. When we study the cause and effect relationship, it covers the positive aspect. For example, the laws of thermodynamics are equally applicable to economic process. If the problem is related to policy measures, then it is considered as normative aspect.
Environmental law involves legal standards that protect and improve the natural environment of the United States. Specifically, environmental law is designed to reduce the negative impact of human activities both on people and on nature. This area of law encompasses a variety of federal, state, and local statutes as well as common law and case law precedents. All aspects of land use, zoning, energy laws, and pollution would fall within the scope of environmental law. This is an extremely complicated area of law. Environmental lawyers deal with issues and regulations pertaining to the environment. Accordingly, they are often involved in cases regarding chemical spills, toxic waste dumping, wetland destruction, wildlife protection rights, natural resource depletion, and related issues.
Environmental law describes a network of regulations and customary laws that address the effects of human activity on the natural environment. These laws are also referred to as environmental and natural resource law and center on the idea of environmental pollution. In addition to this issue, environmental law works to manage specific natural resources and environmental impact assessment. There are a few key areas that environmental law works to regulate in order to lessen the impact on the environment.
Basic Elements of Environment Each country defines environment in their environmental legislations where the elements of the environment can be found. Some legal definitions of the Environment Section 1 2 of the Environmental Protection Act UK environment consists of all, or any, of the following media, namely, the air, water and land; and the medium of air includes the air within buildings and the air within other natural or man-made structures above or below ground. Section 2 of the Environment Protection Act, Environment" includes water, air, land and the interrelationship which exists among and between water, air, and land and human beings, other living creatures, plants, micro-organism and property.
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(ESS) Lecture 1. THE NATURE, SCOPE & HISTORY OF. ENVIRONMENTAL LAW. Prof TP van Reenen, Faculty of Law. Dr Rich Knight,. Mr S Kasker.Reply
Environmental law is a collective term encompassing aspects of the law that provide protection to the environment.Reply
This article discusses the significance of Environment Laws and the principles followed throughout the world.Reply