Deborah Curran

University of Victoria - Faculty of Law

Hakai Professor in Environmental Law and Sustainability

PO Box 1700

Victoria, British Columbia V8W2Y2

Canada

http://www.law.uvic.ca/faculty_staff/faculty_directory/curran.php

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

DOWNLOADS

495

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

4

Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Protecting the Working Landscape of Agriculture: A Smart Growth Direction for Municipalities in British Columbia

West Coast Environmental Law Research Foundation, 2005
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 106 (285,863)

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Land; Land use, British Columbia, Municipalities, Local Government, Smart Growth, Agriculture

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Conferring Legal Personality on the World's Rivers: A Brief Intellectual Assessment

Water International, 2019, DOI: 10.1080/02508060.2019.1631558, Texas A&M University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-30
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2019
Texas A&M University School of Law, Pacific Community (SPC), Australian National University, University of Melbourne - Law School, Victoria University of Wellington, University of Victoria - Faculty of Law and Monash University Faculty of Law
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British Columbia's Agricultural Land Reserve: A Legal Review of the Question of 'Community Need'

Smart Growth BC
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 57 (409,297)

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Challenging the Sprawl of Big Box Retail: The Smart Growth Approach to 'Zone it and They Will Come' Development

The POLIS Project on Ecological Governance and Smart Growth BC
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 52 (426,785)

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A Case for Smart Growth

West Coast Environmental Law, 2003
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 47 (445,548)

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Jurisdiction Options for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in Buildings

The Pembina Institute Sustainable Energy Solutions
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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Adaptive Management in Water Law: Evaluating Australian (New South Wales) and Canadian (British Columbia) Law Reform Initiatives

McGill Journal of Sustainable Development Law (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Jul 2017
Deborah Curran and Sharon Mascher
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law and Faculty of Law, University of Calgary
Downloads 28 (533,513)
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water law, adaptive management

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Local Government Sustainability Trends

Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 25 (551,239)

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Reflections on Public Interest Environmental Lawyering in British Columbia

The Advocate, Vol. 67, Part 2, March 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
Downloads 24 (563,805)

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Indigenous Processes of Consent: Repoliticizing Water Governance through Legal Pluralism

Water 2019, 11, 571.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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water governance, politics, law, decision-making processes, governmentalities, UNDRIP, free prior and informed consent, FPIC, groundwater, environmental flows, environmental assessment

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Development Permit Areas: Guidelines and Permit Conditions

Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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Federal Government Must Pay for Water to Protect Species Under the Endangered Species Act

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 29, No. 421, 2002
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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'Legalizing' the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements: Colonial Adaptations Toward Reconciliation and Conservation

Water International, Volume 62, Issue 3, March 2017, p. 813–860
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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Indigenous Governance, Great Bear Rainforest, Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Aboriginal Rights, Ecosystem based Managment, Conservation Economy

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Leaks in the System: Environmental Flows, Aboriginal Rights, and the Modernization Imperative for Water Law in British Columbia

UBC Law Review, 50:2, p.233, 2017
Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law

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water governance, water sustainability act, water law, natural resource management, aboriginal rights, indigenous-state interactions

Other Papers (4)

Total Downloads: 13
1.

Wicked: If You Feel Like Community Sustainability is a Moving Target, That's Because It is

Alternatives Journal, Volume 35:5, 2009
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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Vote for De-Suburbanization: New Policies are Key to Reining in Sprawl

Alternatives Journal, Volume 34:3, 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 14 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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Why Regulation Matters: The Private Sector Has Led Canada's Green Construction Efforts -- Now it's Time for Government to Catch Up

Alternatives Journal, Volume 38:2
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law
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Living It Up: The Wide Range of Support for Smart Growth in Canada Promises More Livable Towns and Cities

Alternatives Journal, Volume 29:3
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 08 Jun 2013
Deborah Curran and Ray Tomalty
University of Victoria - Faculty of Law and Smart Cities Research Services
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