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- Main Title Oil Spills in U.S. Coastal Waters: Background, Governance, and Issues for Congress
Author: Ramseur, Jonathan L.Creator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Analyst in Environmental Policy
Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 2009-04-23
- Content Description: This report reviews the history and trends of oil spills in the United States; identifies the legal authorities governing oil spill prevention, response, and cleanup; and examines the threats of future oil spills in U.S. coastal waters.
- Physical Description: 35 pages.
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Marine resources
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Water pollution
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Oil spills and wildlife
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Oil pollution
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Oil pollution control
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Environmental protection
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Environmental law and legislation
- Place Name: United States - Alaska
Name: Congressional Research Service ReportsCode: CRSR
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- Accession or Local Control No: RL33705_2009Apr23
- CRS Report Number: RL33705
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc26249