NEPA compliance manual

Cover of: NEPA compliance manual | L. Russell Freeman

Published by Government Institutes in Rockville, Md .

Written in English

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  • United States.


  • Environmental law -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementL. Russell Freeman, Frederic March, James W. Spensley.
ContributionsMarch, Frederic., Spensley, James, 1946-
LC ClassificationsKF3775 .F754 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL874804M
ISBN 100865874131
LC Control Number95160926

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