Fracking the Public Trust


Kevin J. Lynch


Faculty editor: Tim Duane
Publication: Journal of Climate & Energy Law
Volume: 10
Start Page: 69
Month: August
Year: 2019
Type: Article
Subject Area: Environmental Law
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This Article explores the application of the public trust doctrine to fracking, specifically as it relates to regulations designed to prevent harms of continued greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions as a result of the extraction and burning of fossil fuels.