Modern Public Land Law in a Nutshell, 4th

Modern Public Land Law in a Nutshell, 4th

by Robert L. Glicksman
     
 

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This book provides a brief historical overview of public land law in the United States and analyzes the constitutional basis for ownership and regulation of federal lands and natural resources. It covers the statutory basis for determining appropriate uses for federal lands and for assessment of the environmental impacts of activities on those lands. It also analyzes

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This book provides a brief historical overview of public land law in the United States and analyzes the constitutional basis for ownership and regulation of federal lands and natural resources. It covers the statutory basis for determining appropriate uses for federal lands and for assessment of the environmental impacts of activities on those lands. It also analyzes the rules governing planning and management of the water, mineral, timber, range, wildlife, recreation, and preservation resources on federal lands. Finally, it covers important recent public land law developments — in Congress, in the land management agencies, and in the courts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314276551
Publisher:
West Academic
Publication date:
10/03/2012
Series:
Nutshell Series
Edition description:
4
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
332,603
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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