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Environmental Requirements Addressed During Corps Civil Works Project Planning: Background and Issues for Congress

Categories: Environment,Laws/Regulations,Public Works

http://nationalaglawcenter.org/wp-content/uploads//assets/crs/R43209.pdf

Provides information about the process by which the Army Corps of Engineers determines how and to what extent environmental requirements must be taken into consideration when they plan a project.  Also identifies selected issues from the past 50 years that resulted in the enactment of various environmental requirements.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by National Agricultural Law Center