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Wetlands preservation

Wetlands preservation

easements are protecting prairie potholes but some improvements are possible : report to the Honorable John D. Dingell, House of Representatives

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Published by The Office, The Office [distributor in Washington, D.C, Gaithersburg, MD (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wetlands -- United States,
  • Wetland ecology -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEasements are protecting prairie potholes but some improvements are possible
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14702784M

    Wetlands Preserve, commonly referred to as "Wetlands", was a nightclub in New York City that opened in and closed in Its dual purpose was to create an earth-conscious, intimate nightclub that would nurture live music, integrated with a full-time environmental and social justice activist center. Wetland Conservation Act Manual / July Page 6 Draining and filling, wholly or partially, is regulated in all wetland types; Excavation is regulated in the permanently and semi-permanently flooded areas of types 3, 4, and 5 wetlands; Excavation is regulated in all wetland .

    STORMWATER WET POND AND WETLAND MANAGEMENT GUIDEBOOK Based on material originally produced by: Center for Watershed Protection Main Street, Second Floor Ellicott City, MD With assistance from: Tetra Tech, Inc. Eaton Place Suite Fairfax, VA Under: EPA Contract C Despite all the government legislation, policies, and programs, wetlands will not be protected if the regulations are not enforced. Perhaps the best way to protect wetlands is to educate the public of their benefits. If the public does not recognize the benefits of wetland preservation, wetlands will not be .

    Adirondack Park Agency (APA), and the U.S. Army Some local governments have adopted Corps of Engineers (Corps) are available to discuss provisions that allow tradeoffs between the options for avoiding project impacts to wetlands preservation of natural areas (such as wetlands) and (see "Implementing Agencies" for phone numbers). Thus, arguing in favor of the preservation of wetlands requires, inter alia, to make the non-marketed economic bene­ fits more visible and comparable to those from alternative—generally private.


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