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Shore protection for a sure tomorrow: Legal fellow applies lessons from law school to regional environmental issues

Julia Shelburne, 2017-18 Georgia Sea Grant Legal Fellow

As a Georgia Sea Grant Legal Fellow, I have the opportunity to synthesize my foundation in environmental science with my legal training. I admire how Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant embodies the “Think Globally, Act Locally” approach to environmental… Full story

Georgia Sea Grant legal fellow tackles legal issues related to sea level rise

Paul Wildes

My name is Paul Wildes and I’m currently a third-year law student at the University of Georgia. I obtained a bachelor’s degree in environmental economics and management from UGA. During my undergrad classes I was introduced to the topics of… Full story

Planning for Sea Level Rise to Receive Reductions in Flood Insurance

Hunter Jones, Georgia Sea Grant Legal Fellow

I joined the Georgia Sea Grant team in January 2015. At the time, I was wrapping up my final semester at the University of Georgia School of Law, where I focused my legal studies on environmental law and policy. I… Full story

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