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The Environmental Law Section presents
Cannabis Cultivation in California: What to Know

April 11, 2018: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
MCLE Credits - 1.5 H, This is a brown bag luncheon.
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Cannabis Cultivation in California: What to Know about the Current Environmental Framework

Erin Ragazzi
Assistant Deputy Director, Division of Water Rights, State Water Resources Control Board

Yvonne West
Office of Enforcement, State Water Resources Control Board

Robert “Buzz” Hines
Farella Braun + Martel

Hollie Hall, PhD
Soil & Water Scientist, Compliant Farms Certified

Sarah Bell
Farella Braun + Martel

This program will feature panelists who will offer information and experience regarding historic environmental impacts from cannabis cultivation (particularly to water quality and water supplies), the current status of California’s efforts to create a legal and regulatory framework to manage environmental impacts from cannabis cultivation, State and Regional Water Board involvement and enforcement, and real-world examples of how cultivators (and manufacturers, distributors, and retailers) might be addressing the new regulations.

• Historic environmental impacts from cannabis cultivation
• Current legal landscape
• Responsibilities of the State and Regional Water Boards
• Enforcement and regulation
• On the ground - how cultivators are responding
• Beyond cultivation - environmental issues in manufacturing, distribution and retail

Upcoming Seminars

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BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


MCLE Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Program: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.


Section Member$40.00
BASF Member$50.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: G182904

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