Environmental Law Program

ELP Colloquium Series: USFWS’s PEIS to Protect Native Species

Please join ELP for our third colloquium of the school year featuring Katie Swift, a Predator Control/Toxicant Registration Specialist with the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Pacific Islands Fish and Wildlife Office in Honolulu.
Katie received her master’s degree in zoology from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa. In this presentation, Katie will discuss the devastating impact of invasive rats and mongooses on native species and the environment. She will also address the development of a programmatic environmental impact statement (PEIS) by USFWS and the Department of Land and Natural Resources, to implement a statewide program for controlling these pests.

Monday, October 25, 2012
Moot Court Room, 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Light refreshments will be provided beginning at 11:35 am.

Please email elp@hawaii.edu to RSVP.

Environmental Law Program Faculty and Research Associates:
Interim ELP Director David Forman
Onaona Thoene, Teri Wright, Shae Kamakaʻala, and Kevin Richardson

RSVP to elp@hawaii.edu to help us with the food count. Please feel free to show up even if you do not RSVP!