Accession Number : ADA327711

Title :   Disposal and Reuse of Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Oakland Vision 2000 Maritime Development Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report. Volume II.

Corporate Author : FLEET AND INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CENTER (NAVY) SAN DIEGO CA

PDF Url : ADA327711

Report Date : JUL 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 733

Abstract : Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act of 1966, codified in federal law at 49 U.S.C. 303, declares that It is the policy of the United States Government that special effort should be made to preserve the natural beauty of the countryside and public park and recreation lands, wildlife and waterfowl refuges, and historic sites.' Section 4(f) specifies that The Secretary of Transportation may approve a transportation program or project... requiring the use of publicly owned land of a public park, recreation area, or wildlife and waterfowl refuge of national, State, or local significance, or land of an historic site of national, State, or local significance (as determined by the Federal, State, or local officials having jurisdiction over the park, area refuge, or site) only if: (1) there is no prudent and feasible alternative to using that land; and (2) the program or project includes all possible planning to minimize harm to the park, recreation area, wildlife and waterfowl refuge, or historic site resulting from the use.'

Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, *HISTORIC SITES, *WILDLIFE, *FEDERAL LAW, *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENTS, *WATERFOWL, TRANSPORTATION, CONGRESS, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, DEFENSE SYSTEMS, COMMUNITIES, FLEETS(SHIPS), DISPOSAL, BASE CLOSURES, RECREATION, INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT.

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE