Exempting Department of Defense from Federal Hazardous Waste Laws: Resource Contamination as "Range Preservation"?
- Wyoming To Vote On Water For Wildlife. // National Wildlife (World Edition);Feb/Mar85, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p31
Reports that a law on the protection of fish and wildlife stream habitat in Wyoming will be placed on the state's 1986 general election ballot.
- Evolution. // Iceland Country Profile;2009, p62
The article focuses on the establishment of several environmental legislation in Iceland. It says that the Fishery Management Act 1990 is the first environmental legislation in the country which aimed to protect and take a balanced approach to fishing. Moreover, the Icelandic Institute of...
- DOD's Second Front In Environment Week. Kriz, Margaret // Environmental Forum;May/Jun2003, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p6
Focuses on a campaign by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) designed to reform the way environment laws affect military activities in 2003. Stand of military officials on the concept that they are trying to capitalize on national security threats to gut key environmental laws; Concern of...
- A GREEN COUP? Roberts, Paul // New Republic;11/20/95, Vol. 213 Issue 21, p25
Discusses the derailment of the proposed reform to the U.S. Endangered Species Act and Environmental Protection Agency by House Speaker Newt Gingrich in 1995. Background of the debate between moderate and conservative Republicans; Reason behind the interest of moderates to open the Arctic...
- Military hasn't proven need for exemptions, GAO says. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;3/17/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p21
The article reports on the findings of a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) concerning exemptions for the U.S. Department of Defense. According to the report, the Department has failed to prove it needs exemptions to several environmental laws to ensure military...
- Environmental Law for Overseas Installations. Phelps, Lieutenant Colonel Richard A. // Air Force Law Review;1996, Vol. 40, pN.PAG
Focuses on the environmental law which governs the U.S. Department of Defense installations and facilities overseas. Sources that have influenced the development of overseas environmental law; Rules on environmental impact analysis; Consequences of noncompliance to the law.
- Using Al Qaeda For Regulatory Immunity 'Despicable.'. Pianin, Eric // Environmental Forum;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p16
Focuses on the request of the U.S. administration to exempt the Defense Department from environmental laws. Purpose of the proposal; Findings of the military training report issued by the General Accounting Office.
- LAWMAKERS DROP CONTROVERSIAL DoD PROPOSAL. // Journal: American Water Works Association;Aug2004, Vol. 96 Issue 8, p26
Reports on the exclusion of provisions that would have been given the U.S. Defense Department relief from environmental laws in several bills passed by the House and the Senate in 2004. Overview of the provisions proposed by the department; Amendments to the Senate version of the bills; Call...
- INCORPORATING EMERGY SYNTHESIS INTO ENVTRONMENTAL LAW: AN INTEGRATION OF ECOLOGY, ECONOMICS, AND LAW. Angelo, Mary Jane; Brown, Mark T. // Environmental Law (00462276);Fall2007, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p963
Emergy synthesis, fist developed by Dr. Howard T. Odum in the 1970s, and further expanded and refined by other scholars over the past thirty years, has the potential to transform environmental decision making by providing a methodology that can integrate ecology, economics, and law. Virtually...