Lex pernis apivorus: an experiment of environmental law methodology (J. Ebbeson)

Author Jonas Ebbesson Keywords Environment, Animals, Birds, Conservation, EC law, Habitats, International environmental law Abstract Analyses the effectiveness of nature conservation law by tracking the migration of the honey buzzard from its breeding ground in Sweden, across continental Europe through to its winter in Africa. Identifies national, regional and international environmental legislation applicable to its […]

Managing the carnivore comeback: international and EU species protection law and the return of lynx, wolf and bear to Western Europe (A. Trouwborst)

Author Arie Trouwborst Keywords Conservation, EU law, Endangered species, Habitats, Western Europe, Wildlife Abstract Examines the legal questions posed by the return of lynx, wolves and brown bears to Western Europe regarding their conservation and the challenges they pose to livestock, hunting and public safety. Assesses the legal framework governing large carnivore conservation, notably the […]

A right to a healthful environment – humans and habitats: re-thinking rights…(K. E. MacDonald)

Author Karen E. MacDonald Keywords Climate change; EC law; environmental protection; habitats; human rights. Abstract Discusses the concept of the right to a healthful environment and its integration within a climate change context. Considers the notion that the right to a healthful environment is essential to human life, who might have such a right, whether […]