Bret Birdsong

Professor of Law
(on leave 2013-2015)
Phone: 702 895-2460
Education:
B.A., Princeton University
J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law

Publications

Books

Christine A. Klein et al., Natural Resources Law: A Place-Based Book of Problems and Cases (Aspen Pub. 2d ed. 2009).

 

Book Contributions

Bret C. Birdsong, Editor, Chapter 37 (Federal Reserved Water Rights), & Chapters 43-48 (Interstate Waters), in Waters and Water Rights, (Lexis/Nexis 2012).

 

Articles

Bret C. Birdsong, From "Food Miles" to "Moneyball": How We Should Be Thinking About Food and Climate, 65 Maine L. Rev. 409 (2013).

Bret C. Birdsong, Mapping the Human Right to Water on the Colorado River, 48 Willamette L. Rev. 117 (2011).

Bret C. Birdsong, Séances, Ciénegas, and Slop: Can Collaboration Revive the Colorado Delta?, 8 Nev. L.J. 853 (2008).

Bret C. Birdsong, Justice Scalia’s Footprints on the Public Lands, 83 Denv. U. L. Rev. 259 (2005).

Bret C. Birdsong, Road Rage and R.S. 2477: Judicial and Administrative Responsibility for Resolving Road Claims on Public Land, 56 Hastings L.J. 523 (2005).

Bret C. Birdsong, Adjudicating Sustainability: New Zealand’s Environment Court, 29 Ecology L.Q. 1 (2002).

 

Practice Oriented Publications

Bret C. Birdsong, Habitat Conservation Planning Under the Endangered Species Act: What it Means for Southern Nevada, Communiqué, Sept. 2006.

Bret C. Birdsong, Modern Day Land Rush: Landmark Legislation Challenged by its Own Success, UNLV Mag., Spring 2006, at 27.

 

Bret C. Birdsong on the Scholarly Commons

Curriculum Vitae
Bio

Areas of Expertise
Administrative Law
Environmental Law
Natural Resources Law
Water Law