Ya-Wei (Jake) Li, Director of Biodiversity, Environmental Policy Innovation Center, Washington D.C., will present, "The Endangered Species Act: Successes, Shortcomings, and the Uncertain Future of the World's Best Endangered Species Law" at noon Monday, Oct. 15, in Wallace Hall, Room 300. Lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m.
Li specializes in endangered species law, policy and science. He leads the Innovation Center’s biodiversity program, which focuses on developing innovative strategies to conserve imperiled species. His work includes nearly every aspect of the Endangered Species Act, especially consultations, recovery planning and funding.
This event is free to the public with an RSVP to Chuck Crosby. The event is part of the David Bradford Seminars in Policy Research on Energy and the Environment series co-sponsored by PEI and the Center for Policy Research on Energy and the Environment (formerly STEP) in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.