Hydraulic Fracturing and the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA): Selected Issues

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This report provides an overview of two situations in which agencies are arguing that they do not need to conduct a comprehensive environmental review of hydraulic fracturing under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

Creator(s): Murrill, Brandon J.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: April 25, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Murrill, Brandon J.

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: April 25, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report provides an overview of two situations in which agencies are arguing that they do not need to conduct a comprehensive environmental review of hydraulic fracturing under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

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10 pages.

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Keyword(s): fracking
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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