TITLE

`Open fields' leads to conviction

AUTHOR(S)
Shanoff, Barry
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
World Wastes;Nov97, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers insights on a case involving Michigan businessman John Rapanos, whose conviction for illegally filling wetlands was upheld by a federal appeals court. Rapanos' ownership of a 175-acre tract that he wanted to sell for development as a shopping mall; Results of preliminary findings on wetlands located within the property; `Open fields' doctrine.
ACCESSION #
9712075736

 

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