Scanlanhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/People/DispForm.aspx?ID=174ScanlanMelissa ScanlanAssociate Dean of the Environmental Law Program and DirectorProfessor of LawCo-Founder, New Economy Law Center<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/people/Scanlan_Melissa.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />JD, University of California-Berkeley, 1999MS, Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California-Berkeley, 1999BA, World Politics, Catholic University of America, 1993802-831-1066<div>Associate Professor Melissa K. Scanlan is the Associate Dean of the Environmental Law Program and Director of the Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School. Prior to joining VLS, she was the University of Wisconsin Law School's Water Law and Policy Scholar, where she led a pilot project on interdisciplinary water research and teaching. She was also a lead consultant involved in launching the Center for Water Policy at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's School of Freshwater Sciences 2011.</div><div><br>Over a decade earlier, she received a competitive Equal Justice Works Fellowship (formerly NAPIL) and an Echoing Green Fellowship to found and direct Midwest Environmental Advocates, Wisconsin's first non-profit environmental law center.</div><div><br>Selected as a Wisconsin Super Lawyers' Rising Star in 2006, 2007, and 2008, Professor Scanlan has represented clients in high impact lawsuits and shaped public policy in areas ranging from the Great Lakes Compact and water supply issues to enforcement and implementation of the Clean Water Act.</div><div><br>Melissa Scanlan earned a law degree and Master of Science in Environmental Science, Policy and Management from the University of California-Berkeley. Her scholarly articles have focused on the public trust doctrine, the Great Lakes Compact, adaptive management, and empirical research about water management.</div><div><br>Outside her scholarly work, she is co-founder of the Washington Heights Community Garden, and keeps thousands of honey bees in her backyard.</div>GP0|#43451e85-4fc8-473c-9573-d55cae6406b4;L0|#043451e85-4fc8-473c-9573-d55cae6406b4|Water Rights and Allocation;GTSet|#d472df4a-bfc1-44e1-aba0-d9d3ce47ddf9;GP0|#f20b7276-47f3-47ad-a1c2-896a011d7be8;L0|#0f20b7276-47f3-47ad-a1c2-896a011d7be8|Environmental LawGP0|#84094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97;L0|#084094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97|Faculty;GTSet|#f56df0fa-9bdb-4e22-abac-ddf5f696a71d;GPP|#d56ffc52-3a80-49e2-95fd-f49b2d4639a1<a href="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/FacultyDocuments/ScanlanMelissa_CV.pdf" target="_blank">Curriculum Vitae</a>LLM Research Project; New Frontiers in Environmental Policies; Water Resources Law

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              Does The US Constitution Ensure A Future Livable Planet?Does The US Constitution Ensure A Future Livable Planet?<div class="ExternalClass9C21BDB51F244023A3A85084E242BDBC"><p>​“Does The US Constitution Ensure A Future Livable Planet?,” Law360 (January 10, 2017​​​)</p></div>https://www.law360.com/articles/878065/does-the-us-constitution-ensure-a-future-livable-planet-3656Publication
              Climate Change, System Change, and the Path ForwardClimate Change, System Change, and the Path Forward<div class="ExternalClassFA2C251754834F1B9BDE656C88AAA8B9"><p>​​"Climate Change, System Change, and the Path Forward,” a chapter in <em>Law and Policy for a New Economy: Sustainable, Just, Democratic</em>, M. Scanlan, ed., Edward Elgar, (forthcoming 2016)​</p></div>3537Publication
              Law for the New Economy: Sustainable, Just, DemocraticLaw for the New Economy: Sustainable, Just, Democratic<div class="ExternalClass51142310485E47A1B80C368B4862246D"><div><em> Law for the New Economy: Sustainable, Just, and Democratic</em>, (Melissa K. Scanlan ed., forthcoming 2017).</div></div>3536Publication
              A Comparative Analysis of the Public Trust Doctrine for Managing Water in the United States and IndiaA Comparative Analysis of the Public Trust Doctrine for Managing Water in the United States and India<div class="ExternalClass2C39CBEDAFE74C8DAE44D39931754624"><p>​"A Comparative Analysis of the Public Trust Doctrine for Managing Water in the United States and India," a chapter in Handbook on Water Law and Policy, Alistair Rieu-Clarke, et. al. (eds.), Routledge, (forthcoming 2016).</p></div>https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=28632483482Publication
              "Sustainable Sewage," a chapter in IUCNAEL Colloquium 2014, Edward Elgar Publishing, (2016). "Sustainable Sewage," a chapter in IUCNAEL Colloquium 2014, Edward Elgar Publishing, (2016). <div class="ExternalClass0C2FE28AAE4F45D2BFC4CDA9CC0B8DBF">"Sustainable Sewage," a chapter in Energy, Governance and Sustainability, Edward Elgar Publishing, (2016).  <br></div>http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/directories/FacultyDocuments/Scanlan_Sustainable%20Sewage%20IUCN%20chapter%203-23-15.pdf3267Publication
              Blueprint for the Great Lakes TrailBlueprint for the Great Lakes Trail<div class="ExternalClassE6889285996F432F99E7DA3C5F55084E"><p><em></em><em>Blueprint for the Great Lakes Trail,</em> 4 Michigan Journal of Environmental & Administrative Law 61 (Fall 2014)​<br></p></div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=24746163217Publication
              Food and Virtual Water in the Great Lakes StatesFood and Virtual Water in the Great Lakes States<div class="ExternalClassF4C45FE04E034E73A861E66B4300EED2"> ​ ​Melissa K. Scanlan & Jenny Kehl, <em>Food and Virtual Water in the Great Lakes States​</em>​, 63 DePaul Law Review ​771 (Spring 2014). </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=24874182794Publication
              Adaptive Trading: Experimenting with Unlikely PartnersAdaptive Trading: Experimenting with Unlikely Partners<div class="ExternalClass0ADB462D29A642D1AC925DE3914A74DC"> Melissa K. Scanlan, <em>Adaptive Trading: Experimenting with Unlikely Partners​</em>, 62.4 Kansas Law Review 971 (2014)​​​​.​</div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=24682522654Publication
              The Evolution of the Public Trust Doctrine and the Degradation of Trust Resources: Courts, Trustees and Political Power in WisconsinThe Evolution of the Public Trust Doctrine and the Degradation of Trust Resources: Courts, Trustees and Political Power in Wisconsin<div class="ExternalClassD02A3AB24E7940ECB2ECA23BDD25314A"> <em>The Evolution of the Public Trust Doctrine and the Degradation of Trust Resources: Courts, Trustees and Political Power in Wisconsin</em>, 27 Ecology Law Quarterly 135 (2000).​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=19286211490Publication
              Protecting the Public Trust and Human Rights in the Great LakesProtecting the Public Trust and Human Rights in the Great Lakes<div class="ExternalClassEAA07B7E3AD24644862A28B1BCFDF937"> <em>Protecting the Public Trust and Human Rights in the Great Lakes</em>, 2006 Michigan State Law Review 1333 (2006).​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=19286441489Publication
              Realizing the Promise of the Great Lakes Compact: A Policy Analysis for State ImplementationRealizing the Promise of the Great Lakes Compact: A Policy Analysis for State Implementation<div class="ExternalClass3DB0E3DCBD404ADA9F0D8F78A6AA10F7"> <em>Realizing the Promise of the Great Lakes Compact: A Policy Analysis for State Implementation</em>, 8 Vermont Journal of Environmental Law 39 (2006).​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=19286441488Publication
              Implementing the Public Trust Doctrine: A Lakeside View Into the Trustees' WorldImplementing the Public Trust Doctrine: A Lakeside View Into the Trustees' World<div class="ExternalClassB152740F08FE4524A8F95D849C877358"> <em>Implementing the Public Trust Doctrine: A Lakeside View Into the Trustees' World</em>, 39.1 Ecology Law Quarterly 123 (Summer 2012).​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=19349721487Publication
              Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban StormwaterMarginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater<div class="ExternalClass723008D85F1D44F5BF18B27D88196555"> <em>Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater</em>, 31 UCLA J. Evntl. L. & Pol’y 1 (Summer 2013).​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=23061761486Publication
              Shifting Sands: A Meta-theory for Public Access and Private Property Along the CoastShifting Sands: A Meta-theory for Public Access and Private Property Along the Coast<div class="ExternalClassD1AD45CCA08E4F4CB34FCC251FE5741C"> <em>Shifting Sands: A Meta-theory for Public Access and Private Property Along the Coast</em>, 65 South Carolina Law Rev 295 (Winter 2013).​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=22790741484Publication
              Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban StormwaterMarginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater<div class="ExternalClassA2C1705C270E48C988831AF09019B1A5"> ​​Scanlan & Tai, "Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater​," a chapter in <em>Next Generation Environmental Compliance and Enforcement</em>, LeRoy Paddock and Jessica Wentz, eds.​ </div>http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=23061761483Publication
              Environmental Protection in Multi-Layered Systems: Comparative Lessons from the Water SectorEnvironmental Protection in Multi-Layered Systems: Comparative Lessons from the Water Sector<div class="ExternalClassD159FBCC80394E31B66ED232879AFEB2"> ​Brooks, Richard O. and Scanlan, Melissa K., Book Review of <em>Environmental Protection in Multi-Layered Systems: Comparative Lessons from the Water Sector</em>, Edited by Mariachiara Alberton and Francesco Palermo (April 18, 2014). Publius: The Journal of Federalism, pp.1-5 (2014). </div>http://publius.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/04/17/publius.pju022.full?keytype=ref&ijkey=5xMjm8mWJCgPPg81482Publication

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              Water PrivatizationWater Privatization<div class="ExternalClass95D1B82DF9674B14A64811836EA6F0B2"><div> <em>Water Privatization on the Developing Natural Resources panel,</em> Vermont Law School, Eco-Equity: The 2014 Solutions Conference, Invited Panelist, March 28, 2014.​ </div></div>1463Presentation
              Key Challenges to Lawyering for the Sustainable CityKey Challenges to Lawyering for the Sustainable City<div class="ExternalClass111C1FB0AF294C6AA8221F63BFB2F797"> <em>Key Challenges to Lawyering for the Sustainable City</em>, ​Northeastern University School of Law, Lawyering for the Sustainable City, Invited Panelist, March 21, 2014.​ </div>1464Presentation
              Putting Environmental Justice at the Center of Environmental LawPutting Environmental Justice at the Center of Environmental Law<div class="ExternalClassE9A18D9275FD4E43A0DE09E9F37752FB"> <em>Putting Environmental Justice at the Center of Environmental Law</em>, ​Berkeley Law School, The Berkeley Exchange: Celebrating Berkeley’s Contribution to Environmental Law Scholarship, Invited Panelist, February 7, 2014.​ ​</div>1465Presentation
              Social Entrepreneurs: Be the Change You Want to SeeSocial Entrepreneurs: Be the Change You Want to See<div class="ExternalClass4A998243AF6C4AA3823008ED6F865A4A"> <em>Social Entrepreneurs: Be the Change You Want to See</em>, ​Middlebury College, Howard E. Woodin Colloquium Series, Invited Speaker, December 5, 2013.​ </div>1466Presentation
              Adaptive Management and Water Quality Trading: Experimenting with Unlikely PartnersAdaptive Management and Water Quality Trading: Experimenting with Unlikely Partners<div class="ExternalClassE942A9C6F73F43DF93B60159F723489C"> <em>Adaptive Management and Water Quality Trading: Experimenting with Unlikely Partners​</em>, University of Kansas, Kansas Law Review Symposium, Waters of the United States—Adapting Law for Degradation and Drought, Invited Panelist, November 1, 2013.​</div>1467Presentation
              Implementing the Public Trust Doctrine with the Great Lakes TrailImplementing the Public Trust Doctrine with the Great Lakes Trail<div class="ExternalClassDB5EF7C1C4A44310B400763DC0F0C7A5"> <em>Implementing the Public Trust Doctrine with the Great Lakes Trail​</em>, ​Vermont Law School Freshwater Working Group Panel Discussion, Invited Speaker, October 18, 2013.​ </div>1468Presentation
              Public Access to BeachesPublic Access to Beaches<div class="ExternalClass9F40EC13B2EF436CBAD537B0CFF09360"> <em>Public Access to Beaches</em>, ​Vermont Law School Water Confab, Invited Speaker, June 7, 2013.​ </div>1470Presentation
              Implementation of Wisconsin’s Water Laws and Implications for Water ScientistsImplementation of Wisconsin’s Water Laws and Implications for Water Scientists<div class="ExternalClassFB82F2D249EA4FCA897A688B9445FFAB"> <em>Implementation of Wisconsin’s Water Laws and Implications for Water Scientists</em>, ​University of Wisconsin Limnology Seminar, Invited Speaker, March 20, 2013.​ </div>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOLscit7QR81471Presentation
              Virtual Water and Food Exports in the Great Lakes RegionVirtual Water and Food Exports in the Great Lakes Region<div class="ExternalClassC50F44974CAF43499E062C66809EE87D"> <em>Virtual Water and Food Exports in the Great Lakes Region</em>, ​DePaul University College of Law, DePaul Law Review Symposium, Invited Speaker, March 1, 2013.​ </div>1472Presentation
              Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban StormwaterMarginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater<div class="ExternalClass6DE6D500C0164026B0D30F7C31BB1466"> <em>Marginalized Monitoring: Adaptively Managing Urban Stormwater</em>, ​Mercer University Law School, Virtual Environmental Law Guest Speaker Series, February 11, 2013.​ </div>1473Presentation
              Technology and New Ways to Seek ComplianceTechnology and New Ways to Seek Compliance<div class="ExternalClass49455C302B974FCAAACF90B6A7BCBB58"> "Technology and New Ways to Seek Compliance," ​Berkeley Law, George Washington University Law School, and Environmental Protection Agency Workshop, <em>Next Generation Environmental Compliance</em>, Invited Speaker, December 11-12, 2012.​</div>1474Presentation
              Discussion of Common Pool Resource SystemsDiscussion of Common Pool Resource Systems<div class="ExternalClassEC095EF3E620451EBB5193E6AFB0E6DD"> <em>​Discussion of Common Pool Resource Systems</em>​, University of Wisconsin Law School, Invited Panelist, October 6, 2011, Featuring and Honoring Nobel Prize Winner, Professor Elinor Ostrom. </div>http://law.wisc.edu/media/item/10-6panel-2.mp41475Presentation
              Environmental Justice Issues in Urban Land RedevelopmentEnvironmental Justice Issues in Urban Land Redevelopment<div class="ExternalClass771D62BA995E43F9B6C97D1884F30445"> <em>Environmental Justice Issues in Urban Land Redevelopment</em>, ​University of Minnesota School of Law, Environmental Law Capstone: Brownfields Redevelopment and Litigation, Guest Lecturer, February 1, 2010.​ </div>1476Presentation
              Privatization and the Great Lakes CompactPrivatization and the Great Lakes Compact<div class="ExternalClass908E47E77BCF4CB5901B348747B5D570"> <em>Privatization and the Great Lakes Compact</em>, ​Michigan State University College of Law & Institute for Trade in the Americas Conference on The Great Lakes Water Basin, Invited Speaker, December 2, 2006.​ </div>1477Presentation
              Access to Great Lakes Water Under the Proposed 2001 AgreementsAccess to Great Lakes Water Under the Proposed 2001 Agreements<div class="ExternalClass1410AB2AAA714B03810783C664B52D53"> <em>Access to Great Lakes Water Under the Proposed 2001 Agreements</em>, ​University of Toledo College of Law Conference, Invited Speaker, November 18, 2005.​ </div>1478Presentation
              Environmental Theory and Practice: Oil and Water?Environmental Theory and Practice: Oil and Water?<div class="ExternalClassABF43352987547EA815075FFE0988004"> <em>Environmental Theory and Practice: Oil and Water?</em>, University of Wisconsin Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, Course on Green Politics, Guest Lecturer, September 28, 2005.​ </div>1479Presentation
              The State of Wisconsin’s Public Trust Doctrine and the Job Creation ActThe State of Wisconsin’s Public Trust Doctrine and the Job Creation Act<div class="ExternalClassECB673AE46FA4938A78ED243529E5E6E"> ​<em>The State of Wisconsin’s Public Trust Doctrine and the Job Creation Act</em>, University of Wisconsin Arrowhead Lecture Series, Invited Lecturer, October 6, 2004.​ </div>1480Presentation
              Access to Wisconsin Water: The Public Trust Doctrine – Past, Present, and FutureAccess to Wisconsin Water: The Public Trust Doctrine – Past, Present, and Future<div class="ExternalClass5AE4658B792D447EA0662E29BF475498"> <em>Access to Wisconsin Water: The Public Trust Doctrine – Past, Present, and Future</em>, ​Waters of Wisconsin Forum, Invited Speaker, October 22, 2002.​ </div>1481Presentation
              The Promises and Pitfalls of Carbon TradingThe Promises and Pitfalls of Carbon Trading<div class="ExternalClass1BC73D0DC346486DBADB88330275AF16"> "The Promises and Pitfalls of Carbon Trading" (with Toby J. Carroll), in <em>Business: Friend or Foe of the Environment?</em>, United Nations Environment Program and International Federation of Environmental Journalists Media Workshop, Raffles City Convention Center, Singapore, April 21, 2008.​ </div>1508Presentation
              Redesigning Urban Wastewater Treatment for Net Energy ProductionRedesigning Urban Wastewater Treatment for Net Energy Production<div class="ExternalClass253FE435A3444889A80115C9113F85D2"><div> ​<em>Redesigning Urban Wastewater Treatment for Net Energy Production</em>, College of the Atlantic, XX International Conference Society for Human Ecology, Invited Speaker, October 25, 2014.​</div></div>http://societyforhumanecology.org/3106Presentation
              Blueprint for the Great Lakes TrailBlueprint for the Great Lakes Trail<div class="ExternalClassEEE9143DD3D9477FA3A82CD6A829D68D"><div><p>University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, MI, Invited Speaker, April 2, 2015, Blueprint for the Great Lakes Trail.​​</p></div></div>3268Presentation
              Climate Change and Law for the New EconomyClimate Change and Law for the New Economy<div class="ExternalClassCF8BF7C6C6954464BCD9EDD55D635751">First Annual Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators, Arizona State Law School, Tempe, AZ, Selected Panelist, May 8, 2015, Climate Change and Law for the New Economy.<br></div>3269Presentation
              Virtual Water in Agricultural ProductionVirtual Water in Agricultural Production<div class="ExternalClass415B762B242E440E952D5BAE202BB93D">World Water Congress XV, Edinburgh, Scotland, Selected Presentation, May 25-29, 2015, <em>Virtual Water in Agricultural Production.</em></div>3270Presentation
              Blueprint for a Great Lakes TrailBlueprint for a Great Lakes Trail<div class="ExternalClass63F1249552E54DD684E223F2A1382015"><p>Great Lakes Symposium:The Public Trust Doctrine: An Ancient Tool for Protecting the Great Lakes from New Hazards​​, University of Detroit Mercy Law School, Detroit, MI, Presenter, October 16, 2015, Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail.</p></div>http://www.udetmercylrev.com/symposium/great-lakes-symposium/3424Presentation
              The Role of the Courts in Guarding Against Privatization of Important Public Environmental ResourcesThe Role of the Courts in Guarding Against Privatization of Important Public Environmental Resources<div class="ExternalClass5DA4A03DBBBE4C089B28524427C30620"><p>Plenary speaker presentation, "The Role of the Courts in Guarding Against Privatization of Important Public Environmental Resources," IUCNAEL Colloquium: The Environment In Court, Oslo, Norway, June 20-26, 2016.</p></div>3539Presentation
              Law for the New EconomyLaw for the New Economy<div class="ExternalClassC89D273F6CF44BB2932B7DE05EFB9C0F"><p>Co-host and moderator, "Law for the New Economy," University of California Santa Barbara's Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, May 23 - 24, 2016. </p></div>3540Presentation
              Table Talk at the International Trails SymposiumTable Talk at the International Trails Symposium<div class="ExternalClass7F4FA7B6B0EA4D2EB8F1B4DC2876C096"><p>​"<span style="font-size:14px;">Trails Take Flight: Connecting </span><span style="font-size:14px;">People, Places, and Possibilities,” at the </span><span style="font-size:14px;">I</span><span style="font-size:14px;">nternational Trails Symposium 2017, </span><span style="font-size:14px;">Dayton, OH, May 8, 2017</span><span style="font-size:14px;">.</span></p></div>3629Presentation
              “The Role of the Courts in Guarding Against Privatization of Important Public Environmental Resources“The Role of the Courts in Guarding Against Privatization of Important Public Environmental Resources<div class="ExternalClass05587FAB785B4C78883A24A559A39A4A"><p>​<span style="font-size:14px;">“</span><span style="font-size:14px;">The Role of </span><span style="font-size:14px;">the </span><span style="font-size:14px;">Courts in Guarding Ag</span><span style="font-size:14px;">ainst Privatization of </span><span style="font-size:14px;">Important Public Environmental Resources,” </span><span style="font-size:14px;">at Yale Law School, New Haven, CT, April, 2017.</span></p></div>3628Presentation

              Awards & Accomplishments

              Awards & Accomplishments

               

               

              Echoing Green FellowshipEchoing Green Fellowship<div class="ExternalClassACC5E55969D3413F998F71DF4E8D821F"><p>​Echoing Green Fellowship, 1999 - 2003</p></div>1441Award, Honor or Grant
              National Association of Public Interest Law (now Equal Justice Works) FellowshipNational Association of Public Interest Law (now Equal Justice Works) Fellowship<div class="ExternalClassC352F3E341774CD8BFEB737110556FA2"><p>​National Association of Public Interest Law (now Equal Justice Works) Fellowship, 1999 – 2001</p></div>1440Award, Honor or Grant
              Mesa Refuge Writing FellowshipMesa Refuge Writing Fellowship<div class="ExternalClass432EE5C65BC5494ABEE43DC175BDD0CF"><p>​Mesa Refuge Writing Fellowship, June 2005</p></div>1439Award, Honor or Grant
              Wisconsin Super Lawyers Rising StarWisconsin Super Lawyers Rising Star<div class="ExternalClass166C7C66688D4D5D907566E2FA3A5B82"><p>​Wisconsin Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2006, 2007, 2008</p></div>1438Award, Honor or Grant

               

               

              Does The US Constitution Ensure A Future Livable Planet? Does The US Constitution Ensure A Future Livable Planet? <div class="ExternalClass319096DAE37D40D69FDE7251462F44FF"><p>​Does The US Constitution Ensure A Future Livable Planet? Law360, opinion article,  January 10, 2017.</p></div>https://www.law360.com/articles/878065/does-the-us-constitution-ensure-a-future-livable-planet-3549Media Contribution
              The dismantling of Obama’s climate legacy by a President Donald TrumpThe dismantling of Obama’s climate legacy by a President Donald Trump<div class="ExternalClass3F9858FC5D1A42C5A9358C6DE3E8DC97"><p>​<em>The dismantling of Obama’s climate legacy by a President Donald Trump, </em>​​ThinkProgress, quoted on the Supreme Court, October 19, 2016.</p></div>https://thinkprogress.org/trump-environmental-regulations-future-29d8d98b8001#.i5k6g3iqq3524Media Contribution
              Proposed Great Lakes trail would be world’s longestProposed Great Lakes trail would be world’s longest<div class="ExternalClassE78550C9738F46BBA2520F84D9208AF8">Proposed Great Lakes trail would be world’s longest, MSU's “Greening of the Great Lakes,”, quoted on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," June 8th, 2015.</div>http://wkar.org/post/proposed-great-lakes-trail-would-be-world-s-longest#stream/03434Media Contribution
              Paving the Way for a Great Lakes TrailPaving the Way for a Great Lakes Trail<div class="ExternalClassF3BE4DFF385C45D5BB572196671FE7BA"><p>​<em>Paving the Way for a Great Lakes Trail, </em>Milwaukee Public Radio, quoted on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," August 14th, 2015.</p></div>http://wuwm.com/post/paving-way-great-lakes-trail3339Media Contribution
              National Trail Day has communities planning events and talking about a proposed trailNational Trail Day has communities planning events and talking about a proposed trail<div class="ExternalClassF6F7D9A8283D42A3B634E4925AFB68F4"><p><span style="font-size:14px;line-height:20px;"><em>National Trail Day has communities planning events and talking about a proposed trail, </em>Central Michigan University Public radio, quoted on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," June 4, 2015.</span></p></div>https://wcmu.org/news/?p=159463322Media Contribution
              The PledgeThe Pledge<div class="ExternalClassB9F3567F8A574C6B8DBE89ED347C7090"><p>​The Pledge, interviewed on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," June 3, 2015.</p></div>3321Media Contribution
              On Point with Tom AshbrookOn Point with Tom Ashbrook<div class="ExternalClassC54FE3499C6F428989BA602111944295"> On Point with Tom Ashbrook, interviewed on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," June 1, 2015.<p></p></div>3320Media Contribution
              Proposed trail around Great Lakes would be world’s longestProposed trail around Great Lakes would be world’s longest<div class="ExternalClassA2DD599B2DC7416496BA729188701AA7"><p>​<em>Proposed trail around Great Lakes would be world’s longest</em>, The Blade, quoted on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," May 31, 2015.</p></div>http://www.bcsn.tv/news_article/show/5205803319Media Contribution
              The Case For A Hiking Trail Around All 5 Great LakesThe Case For A Hiking Trail Around All 5 Great Lakes<div class="ExternalClass9355A2F313E64C648525AC16060AA517"><p>​<em>The Case For A Hiking Trail Around All 5 Great Lakes, </em>Wisconsin Public Radio, quoted on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," June 18, 2015.</p></div>http://www.wpr.org/case-hiking-trail-around-all-5-great-lakes3318Media Contribution
              VLS offers summer environmental law coursesVLS offers summer environmental law courses<div class="ExternalClassA84D3F81F77C4DD589BAC47A1E66E2ED"><p><em>VLS</em><em> offers summer environmental law courses, </em>Rutland Herald, quoted on the potential of the undergraduate program, June 18, 2015.</p></div>http://www.rutlandherald.com/article/20150618/NEWS01/7061899063317Media Contribution
              Q&A: Legal scholar proposes world’s longest walking trail around Great LakesQ&A: Legal scholar proposes world’s longest walking trail around Great Lakes<div class="ExternalClassD10E633037924E5281F1D898AAC20F39"><p>​Q&A: Legal scholar proposes world’s longest walking trail around Great Lakes​, ​Michigan Distilled, April 13,2015. </p></div>http://michigandistilled.org/2015/04/13/1809/3292Media Contribution
              Dreaming big: A walking trail spanning Michigan’s vast coastlineDreaming big: A walking trail spanning Michigan’s vast coastline<div class="ExternalClass5CCC712AE1DD4FB5AB54C051DE233E37"><p>Dreaming big: A walking trail spanning Michigan’s vast coastline​​, Bridge, quoted on her paper "Blueprint for a Great Lakes Trail," ​April 21, 2015.</p></div>http://bridgemi.com/2015/04/dreaming-big-a-walking-trail-spanning-michigans-vast-coastline/3291Media Contribution
              High-Capacity Well Regulation in Wisconsin, U.S.High-Capacity Well Regulation in Wisconsin, U.S.<div class="ExternalClass0F80D68544FA4DB49F2927202F77B5FB"><div> ​<em>High-Capacity Well Regulation in Wisconsin, U.S</em>., National Driller, quoted on September well regulation decision, November 1, 2014.​</div></div>http://www.nationaldriller.com/articles/89787-high-capacity-well-regulation-in-wisconsin-us3107Media Contribution
              Crossing the Line: A Documentary FilmCrossing the Line: A Documentary Film<div class="ExternalClass15B6CB0D27FB4EDAB9BD5F54C7B61725"> <em>​Crossing the Line</em>: A documentary film featuring contemporary environmental champions co-narrated by Professor Scanlan.​ </div>1462Media Contribution
              Community Gardens: Transforming NeighborhoodsCommunity Gardens: Transforming Neighborhoods<div class="ExternalClass5D8791CE473245A2AB2402B6688E4A0B"> <em>Community Gardens: Transforming Neighborhoods​</em>, interviewed on ​WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio, September 12, 2012.</div>​http://wuwm.com/post/community-gardens-transforming-neighborhoods1461Media Contribution
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              It’s not open season on wetlandsIt’s not open season on wetlands<div class="ExternalClassD50DDDE791A54FD1B0E4B61A697455F1"> <em>It’s not open season on wetlands</em>,​ op-ed in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, July 22, 2013. </div>http://www.jsonline.com/news/opinion/its-not-open-season-on-wetlands-b9959581z1-216520241.html1456Media Contribution
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              State Bar of WisconsinState Bar of Wisconsin<div class="ExternalClass87F3C75A730942839B3CFFB0E17FBD86"><p>​State Bar of Wisconsin, 1999 – present</p></div>1446Affiliation
              US District Court of the Eastern and Western Districts of WisconsinUS District Court of the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin<div class="ExternalClassEF3AEA208C144A00882D4AECE31C4DA6"><p>​US District Court of the Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, 2000 – present</p></div>1445Affiliation
              US Court of Appeals for the 7th CircuitUS Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit<div class="ExternalClass816BAEF1C89340A385DA70D7A1DB134C"><p>​US Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 2003 – present</p></div>1444Affiliation
              Midwest Environmental AdvocatesMidwest Environmental Advocates<div class="ExternalClassEAB9AF1EA4A1434C87C57C515C0B2A08"><p>​Board member, Midwest Environmental Advocates, 2010 – present</p></div>1443Affiliation
              Environmental Law Section of the Wisconsin Bar AssociationEnvironmental Law Section of the Wisconsin Bar Association<div class="ExternalClassAE00AAC68D394B7FB1391D345492C44B"><p>​Board member, Environmental Law Section of the Wisconsin Bar Association, 2010 – 2013</p></div>1442Affiliation