Environmental Science & Policy
Tracy’s areas of interest include water rights, water quality, the Public Trust Doctrine, environmental justice, environmental enforcement, negotiations, oral advocacy, and legal writing. When she is not teaching, she is a Supervising Deputy for the California Attorney General’s Office, Natural Resources Section. There, she has served as environmental litigation counsel for the State of California’s natural resources agencies since 1996, advocating in state and federal courts in trial and appellate litigation. Her current cases include wildland fire liability litigation and supervision of water rights, water quality, and Public Trust matters. She has taught environmental law at U.C. Davis since 2008.