Tag: Teaching Materials

Coastal Sea Level Rise Resources

Surging Seas – Flood risks with climate change on the US coast (Climate Central) Excellent site for illustrating the current and future risk of sea level rise. It is also useful for showing what lower levees of hurricane storm tides…

Army Corps of Engineers 404 Permit Process

Corps permits are also necessary for any work, including construction and dredging, in the Nation’s navigable waters. The Corps balances the reasonably foreseeable benefits and detriments of proposed projects, and makes permit decisions that recognize the essential values of the…

General NEPA Resources

Statutes and Regulations The National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended Council on Environmental Quality(CEQ) NEPA Regulations, 40 CFR 1500 through 1518 Introduction to NEPA – DOE/HOMER/ORNI (PPT) General Documents NEPA – Little Information Exists on NEPA Analyses. GAO…

Climate Change and Existing Law – CRS

Climate Change and Existing Law: A Survey of Legal Issues Past, Present, and Future This report surveys existing law for legal issues that have arisen, or may arise in the future, on account of climate change and government responses thereto.…