Blake Hudson

University of Houston Law Center

Professor of Law

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204-6060

United States

http://www.law.uh.edu/faculty/main.asp?PID=5214

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Climate Change, Forests and Federalism: Seeing the Treaty for the Trees

University of Colorado Law Review, Vol. 82, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 31 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 1,326 (13,701)

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Forests, Federalism, Climate Change, Treaty Power, Market

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Federal Constitutions, Global Governance, and the Role of Forests in Regulating Climate Change

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 87, 2012
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 04 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 1,151 (17,041)

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Forests, Climate Change, Constitution, Land Use, Treaty, International Negotiations, Federalism

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Commerce in the Commons: A Unified Theory of Natural Capital Regulation Under the Commerce Clause

Harvard Environmental Law Review, Vol. 35, No. 2, 2011
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 921 (23,720)

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Tragedy of the Commons, Commerce Clause, Substantial Effects, Interstate Commerce, Federalism

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Federal Constitutions: The Keystone of Nested Commons Governance

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 63, 2012
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 02 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 857 (26,355)

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Commons, Constitution, Natural Capital, Federalism, Land Use, Forestry, Treaty, Climate Change

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The Public and Wildlife Trust Doctrines and the Untold Story of the Lucas Remand

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 34, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 645 (38,818)

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Public Trust Doctrine, Lucas, Takings, Illinois Central, Geer

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Coastal Land Loss and the Mitigation-Adaptation Dilemma: Between Scylla and Charybdis

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 73, 2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2012
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 620 (40,957)

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coastal land loss, climate change, sea level rise, wetlands restoration, land use planning, mitigation, adaptation

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Reconstituting Land-Use Federalism to Address Transitory and Perpetual Disasters: The Bimodal Federalism Framework

Brigham Young University Law Review, Vol. 2011, p. 1991
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2012
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 503 (53,590)

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Federalism, disaster, land use, Constitution, State and Local Government

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Promoting and Establishing the Recovery of Endangered Species on Private Lands: A Case Study of the Gopher Tortoise

Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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The American Takings Revolution and Public Trust Preservation: A Tale of Two Blackstones

5 Sea Grant Law & Policy Journal 57 (2013)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2013
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 295 (100,292)

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Takings Clause, Public Trust Doctrine, History, Blackstone, Constitution, Climate Change, Coast

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Natural Resources Law: Private Rights and the Public Interest (Preface and Chapter 1)

Natural Resources Law: Private Rights and the Public Interest, West Publishing Co., 2015
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 19 Feb 2015
University of Illinois College of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School and University of Houston Law Center
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natural resources law, water law, wildlife law, mining law, oil and gas law, renewable resources law, public trust doctrine, wetlands rotection, forestry law, recreation, legal history

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Uncommon Approaches to Commons Problems: Nested Governance Commons and Climate Change

64 Hastings Law Journal 1273 (2013)
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2013
Blake Hudson and Jonathan D. Rosenbloom
University of Houston Law Center and Drake University Law School
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Fail-Safe Federalism and Climate Change: The Case of U.S. and Canadian Forest Policy

Connecticut Law Review, Vol. 44, Pg. 925, February 2012
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 24 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 Mar 2012
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 289 (102,561)

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Climate Change, Federalism, United States, Canada, Constitution, Forests

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Is an Exemption from U.S. Groundwater Regulations a Loophole or a Noose?

Policy Sciences, Vol. 41, No. 3, pp. 205-220, September 2008
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2010
Brigham Daniels, Erika Weinthal and Blake Hudson
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School, Duke University - Nicholas School for the Environment and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 272 (109,463)

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Groundwater, Congressional Oversight, Safe Drinking Water Act, Arsenic

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Structural Environmental Constitutionalism

Widener Law Review, Vol. 21, 2015 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2016
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 261 (114,213)

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Environmental, Constitutionalism, Institutions, Forests, Federal

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Dynamic Forest Federalism

71 Washington and Lee Law Review 1643 (2014)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2014
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 236 (126,605)

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Federalism, Forests, Climate Change, Forest Standards

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Institutional Preconditions for Policy Success

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 89, 2015 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2015
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 219 (136,211)

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Policy Cycle, Policy Design, Constitutions, Institutions, Instrument Choice, Governance Commons

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Agriculture and Forestry

Global Climate Change and U.S. Law, 2d Edition, Michael Gerrard and Jody Freeman, eds., ABA Press, 2014
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 01 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2014
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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Agriculture, Forestry, Climate Change, Carbon, Law, Deforestation

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Harnessing Energy Markets to Conserve Natural Resources? The Case of Southern U.S. Forests

Florida State University Law Review, Vol. 44, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 190 (155,649)

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Forests, Climate Change, Wood Pellets, Energy, Conservation

Relative Administrability, Conservatives, and Environmental Regulatory Reform

68 Florida Law Review 1661 (2016)
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2017
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 173 (169,400)

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Federalism, Growth Boundaries, Buffer Zone, Administrative Cost, Environmental Regulatory Reform

Relative Administrability, Conservatives, and Environmental Regulatory Reform

48 Environmental Law Reporter 10733 (2018)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Aug 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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Federalism, Growth Boundaries, Buffer Zone, Administrative Cost, Environmental Regulatory Reform

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Isolated Wetland Commons and the Constitution

Brigham Young University Law Review, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2016
Blake Hudson and T. Hardig
University of Houston Law Center and University of Montevallo
Downloads 173 (169,314)

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Isolated Wetlands, Clean Water Act, Federalism, Commons, Constitution, Anticipatory Nuisance

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Our Constitutional Commons

49 Georgia Law Review 995 (2015)
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 05 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2015
Brigham Daniels and Blake Hudson
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 163 (178,249)

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Constitution, Commons, Public Good, Resources

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Moral Obligation and Natural Capital Commons on Private Land: Perspectives on Peter Gerhart’s Property Law and Social Morality

2 Tex. A&M J. of Real Prop. L. 239 (2015)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2015
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 125 (221,079)

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Property, Takings, Natural Capital, Natural Resources, Just Compensation, Nuisance

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Realigning Metrics of Economic Well-Being in Residential and Commercial Development Through Sustainable Land Use Planning

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 54, 2015
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Aug 2015
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 113 (238,275)

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Natural Capital, Housing, Land Use, Sustainability, Development, Growth

24.

Environmental Law. Disrupted

Environmental Law Reporter, Forthcoming, Texas A&M University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-14
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 15 May 2019
Oregon State University, College of Business, University of California Hastings College of the Law, City University of New York - School of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Albany Law School, University of Houston Law Center, University of Colorado Law School, Pace Law School, University at Buffalo Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, Drake University Law School, Oklahoma City University - School of Law, Vanderbilt University - Law School and Florida State University, College of Law
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Land Development: A Super-Wicked Environmental Problem

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 51, 2019
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Mar 2019
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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Land Development, Sprawl, Environment, Natural Resources, Wicked, Climate Change

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Fighting Fire with Fire? Adjusting Regulatory Regimes and Forest Product Markets to Mitigate Southern United States Wildfire Risk

Journal of Environmental Law & Litigation, Vol. 33, 2018
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 May 2018 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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Curbing Dense Sprawl

32(3) Natural Resources & Environment 18 (Winter 2018)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Jul 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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Denying Disaster: A Modest Proposal for Transitioning from Climate Change Denial Culture in the Southeastern United States

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 40, 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Mar 2019
Blake Hudson and Evan Spencer
University of Houston Law Center and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 27 (471,491)

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climate change, denial, mass media, advertising, t.v. spots, southeast

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Doctrinal Environmental Constitutionalism: Moral Limitations on Property Rights in the United States as Human Rights

Encyclopedia of Human Rights and the Environment, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 04 Jun 2018
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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The Natural Capital Crisis in Southern U.S. Cities

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 92, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2017
Blake Hudson
University of Houston Law Center
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Sprawl, Natural Resources, Natural Capital, Southern, South, Land Use

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Bioenergy Feedstocks

Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States (Environmental Law Press, 2018), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 May 2018 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2018
Blake Hudson and Uma Outka
University of Houston Law Center and University of Kansas - School of Law
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Seeing the Global Forest for the Trees: How US Federalism Can Coexist with Global Governance of Forests

Journal of Natural Resources Policy Research, Vol. 1, No. 4, pp. 353-365, October 2009
Posted: 29 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2018
Blake Hudson and Erika Weinthal
University of Houston Law Center and Duke University - Nicholas School for the Environment

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Federalism, Forests, Treaty, Constitution, Global Governance