Environmental Regulation and Private Property in Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council

In this lesson, students will examine Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council and learn about regulatory takings.  Students will then participate in small group simulations of the Coastal Resources Advisory Council and explore a local issue related to the Lucas case.  Teachers may also choose to team up with a science teacher to further study the environmental issues facing coastlines.  

 

Organization Affiliation
Carolina K-12
Time
90-120 minutes (spilt over two days)
Grade Level