Alastair Neil Craik

University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development

Associate Professor

200 University Av. W.

Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G1

Canada

Balsillie School of International Affairs

67 Erb Street West

Waterloo, ON N2L 6C2

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

The Duty to Cooperate in International Environmental Law: Constraining State Discretion Through Due Respect

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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International Environmental Law, Duty to Cooperate, Procedural Obligations, Discretion

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Subsidiarity and Environmental Federalism: The Emergence of 'New Governance' in Finfish Aquaculture in Canada

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Sep 2009
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
Downloads 268 (210,052)
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Canada, environmental federalism, subsidiarity, New Governance, aquaculture, natural resources law

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Transboundary Environmental Impact Assessment in North America: Obstacles and Opportunities

THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TRANSBOUNDARY ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, Kees Bastmeijer and Timo Koivurova, eds., Martinus Nijhoff, 2008
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Oct 2008
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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transboundary environmental impact, Espoo Convention, North American Commission for Environmerntal Cooperation, Security and Prosperity Partnership

4.

Environmental Assessment: A Comparative Legal Analysis

Forthcoming in Vinuales and Lees (eds.) Oxford Handbook of Comparative Environmental Law
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Aug 2017
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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environmental impact assessment; comparative environmental law

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Implementation of Strategic Environmental Assessment in Marine Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 19 Jul 2019
Alastair Neil Craik and Kristine Gu
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of Calgary, Faculty of Law, Students
Downloads 182 (302,554)
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strategic environmental assessment; biodiversity beyond national jurisdictions; law of the sea

6.

Climate Law and Policy in North America: Prospects for Regionalism

CEDAN Working Paper No. 2009/1, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2009-21
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2009
Alastair Neil Craik and Joseph F. DiMento
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of California, Irvine - School of Law, Planning, Policy & Design, and Transportation Studies
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climate change, north america, environmental governance, regionalism

7.

Process and Reconciliation: Integrating the Duty to Consult with Environmental Assessment

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 2, 2016, Forthcoming, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/2016
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 22 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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Aboriginal law, Indigenous law, duty to consult, environmental impact assessment (EIA), Canadian constitutional law

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Transboundary Pollution, Unilateralism and the Limits of Extraterritorial Jurisdiction: The Second Trail Smelter Dispute

TRANSBOUNDARY HARM IN INTERNATIONAL LAW: LESSONS FROM THE TRAIL SMELTER ARBITRATION, Rebecca M. Bratspies & Russell A. Miller, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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extraterritorial jurisdiction, transboundary pollution, CERCLA, international environmental law

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Legal Liability for Environmental Harm from Deep Seabed Mining: Synthesis and Overview

Liability Issues for Deep Seabed Mining Series | Paper No. 1 — July 2018
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 09 May 2019
Independent, University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law, Independent, University of Westminster - Department of International Law, Government of Argentina - Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - KoGuan Law School
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Law of the Sea, Deep Seabed Mining, Liability, Environmental Protection

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Regulating Geoengineering Research Through Domestic Environmental Protection Frameworks: Reflections on a Recent Canadian Ocean Fertilization Case

Carbon and Climate Law Review, Volume 7, Number 2, 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik, Jason J Blackstock and Anna-Maria Hubert
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, University College London and University of Calgary - Faculty of Law
Downloads 128 (404,529)
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geoengineering, ocean fertilization, London convention, protocol

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Climate Engineering Under the Paris Agreement a Legal and Policy Primer

A. Neil Craik & William C. Burns, Climate Engineering under the Paris Agreement: A Legal and Policy Primer, Special Report, Centre for International Governance Innovation (November 2016)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Alastair Neil Craik and William C. G. Burns
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and Northwestern University, Environmental Policy & Culture Program
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climate change, climate geoengineering, carbon dioxide removal, bioenergy, bioenergy and carbon capture and storage, BECCS

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International EIA Law and Geoengineering: Do Emerging Technologies Require Special Rules

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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geoengineering, international environmental law, environmental impact assessment, technology assessment

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Implementing Environmental Impact Assessment in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction: Epistemic, Institutional and Normativity Challenges

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON INTERNATIONAL MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL LAW, SECOND EDITION, Editors: Professor Rosemary Rayfuse, Dr Aline Jaeckel and Professor Natalie Klein (Edward Elgar)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 May 2022
Alastair Neil Craik and Kristine Gu
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of Calgary, Faculty of Law, Students
Downloads 117 (432,713)
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international environmental law; law of the sea; environmental impact assessment; areas beyond national jurisdiction

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Genetically Modified Crops and Nuisance: Exploring the Role of Precaution in Private Law

Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, Vol. 27, p. 202, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Oct 2008
Alastair Neil Craik, Norman Siebrasse and Keith C. Culver
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, University of New Brunswick - Fredericton - Faculty of Law and University of New Brunswick
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Precautionary principle, Canadian private law, nuisance, genetic contamination

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Biodiversity Inclusive Impact Assessment

Morgera and Razzaque (eds.) Biodiversity and Nature Protection Law (Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law), 2017
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2017
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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Environmental impact assessment (EIA), strategic environmental assessment (SEA), biodiversity-inclusive impact assessment, common concern; no net loss; biodiversity offsets

16.

Climate Engineering under the Paris Agreement

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 43, No. 12, 2019
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Dec 2019
Alastair Neil Craik and William C. G. Burns
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and Northwestern University, Environmental Policy & Culture Program
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Climate change; climate geoengineering; carbon dioxide removal; solar radiation management; Paris Agreement

17.

Environmental Cooperation in the (Partially) Disaggregated State: Lessons from the Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 8, p. 479, 2008, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-34
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2012
Alastair Neil Craik and Joseph F. DiMento
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of California, Irvine - School of Law, Planning, Policy & Design, and Transportation Studies
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transgovernmentalism, Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America, transnational environmental governance, environmental networks

18.

Presumed Innocent: Navigation Rights and Risk-Based Activities in the Passamaquoddy Bay

University of New Brunswick Law Journal, Vol. 58, 2008
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Oct 2008
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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law of the sea, international environmental law, transboundary environmental harm, liquefied natural gas (LNG), innocent passage

19.

Law Review: Scholarship and Pedagogy in Canadian Law Journals

Queen's Law Journal, Vol. 36, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik, Philip Bryden and Katie Ireton
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, University of Alberta - Faculty of Law and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton - Faculty of Law
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law journal scholarship, journal rankings, legal pedagogy

20.

The Legal Framework for Carbon Dioxide Removal in Canada

Alberta Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Feb 2022
Anna-Maria Hubert, Alastair Neil Craik and Chelsea Daku
University of Calgary - Faculty of Law, University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 87 (529,857)

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carbon dioxide removal, negative emissions, climate change, technologies, law, regulation, Canada

21.

Subsidiary Decision-Making Under the Espoo Convention: Legal Status and Legitimacy

Review of European Community and International Environmental Law Volume 20, Issue 3, 2011
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik and Timo Koivurova
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of Lapland - Northern Institute for Environmental and Minority Law (NIEM)
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Espoo Convention, treaty implementation, subsidiary rule-making, transboundary EIA

22.

Large-Scale Carbon Dioxide Removal Under the Paris Agreement: Towards a Principled Approach

Alexander Zahar (ed.), Research Handbook on the Law of Paris Agreement, (Elgar Publishing)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Nov 2023
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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climate change; Paris Agreement; carbon dioxide removal; net-negative emissions; climate overshoot; voluntary cooperation; ambition; equity; sustainability

23.

Deliberation and Legitimacy in Transnational Environmental Governance: The Case of Environmental Impact Assessment

IILJ Working Paper 2006/10 - Global Administrative Law Series
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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Global administrative law; environmental impact assessment, transnational environmental law, deliberative democracy

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Disclosure-Based Governance for Climate Engineering Research

Centre for International Governance Innovation, CIGI Papers, No. 50, November 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik and Nigel Moore
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies
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climate engineering, disclosure, transparency, geoengineering governance

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Transboundary Environmental Assessment in Canada: International and Constitutional Dimensions

Journal of Environmental Law and Practice, Volume 21, 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Aug 2015
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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EIA law; transboundary harm; Canadian environmental law

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Regional Climate Policy Facilitation: The Role of the North American Commission on Environmental Cooperation

Craik, VanNijnatten and Studer (eds.) Climate Change Policy in North America: Designing Integration in a Regional System (University of Toronto Press, 2013)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Dec 2013
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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Climate change, regional environmental governance, North American Commission on Environmental Cooperation, transgovernmental networks

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Developing a National Strategy for Climate Engineering Research in Canada

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) Paper No. 153
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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Climate Engineering; Science Policy

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Governing Information: A Three Dimensional Analysis of Environmental Assessment

(2012) 90 Public Administration 19
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Nov 2013
Alastair Neil Craik, Meinhard Doelle and Fred Peter Gale
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and School of Social Sciences, University of Tasmania
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Solar Radiation Modification and Loss and Damage: Mapping Interactions between Climate Responses

Meinhard Doelle and Sara Seck, eds. The Research Handbook of Climate Loss and Damage, Edward Elgar Publishers, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jun 2020
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development
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climate geoengineering, climate loss and damage, international environmental law, solar radiation modification

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Regionalism, Climate Change and North America (Regionalismo, Cambiamento Climatico E Nord America)

Rivista Giuridica Dell Ambiente, v. 23, 2008, pp.1067-1072, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2012-31
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 10 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2012
Alastair Neil Craik and Joseph F. DiMento
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of California, Irvine - School of Law, Planning, Policy & Design, and Transportation Studies
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'Bundled' Transgovenmental Networks, Agency Autonomy and Regulatory Cooperation in North America

North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2016
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 09 May 2019
Alastair Neil Craik and Debora VanNijnatten
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and Wilfrid Laurier University
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transgovernmental networks, transnational governance, North America, Security and Prosperity Partnership, regulatory cooperation

32.

Conclusions: The Value of an Innovation Framework for International Law

N. Craik, C. Jefferies, S. Seck and T. Stephens (eds.), Global Environmental Change and Innovation in International Law (Cambridge University Press, 2018)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Sep 2018
Alastair Neil Craik and Sara L. Seck
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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international environmental law, legal innovation, sustainable transitions/transformation,complex systems,

33.

Sea in Marine Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction: Implementing Integration

The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 02 May 2022
Alastair Neil Craik and Kristine Gu
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development and University of Calgary, Faculty of Law, Students
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international environmental law, law of the sea, environmental impact assessment, areas beyond national jurisdiction

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Indigenous – Corporate Private Governance and Legitimacy: Lessons Learned from Impact and Benefit Agreements

Resources Policy, Vol. 52, No. 2, June 2017
Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development

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Enforcement and Liability Challenges for Environmental Regulation of Deep Seabed Mining

International Seabed Authority Discussion Papers No. 4
Posted: 15 Jul 2016
Alastair Neil Craik
University of Waterloo - School of Environment, Enterprise and Development

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Law of the Sea; international environmental law; deep seabed mining; compliance