Public Law 92-500 Assessment Regional Impacts. Technical Volume




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Authors review the economic, institutional and environmental impacts of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972 (P.L. 92-500) on eleven regions -- Delaware River Basin, Merrimack/Nashua Rivers, the Kanawha River, Lake Erie, the Ohio River Basin, the Yellowstone River Basin, Puget Sound/Lake Washington, San Francisco Bay/Central Valley, the Colorado River, Houston Ship Channel/Galveston Bay, and the Chattahoochie-Flint-Apalachicola River system. This document attempts to summarize the information gathered from eleven regional assessment studies, also available through the National Technical Information Service, which were prepared for the Commission by independent contractors




68D Environmental Pollution & Control: Water Pollution & Control;96A Business & Economics: Domestic Commerce,Marketing & Economics;Apalachicola River;Assessments;California;California Economic Analysis;Central Valley Region;Chattahoochie River;Colorado River;Delaware River Basin;Economic impact;Environmental impact;Environmental Impacts;Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972;Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972;Flint River;Forecasting;Galveston bay;Houston;Houston Ship Channel;Impact;Institutional framework;Kanawha River;Lake Erie;Lake Washington;Law;Merrimack River;Nashua River;Ohio River Basin;Pollution;Pollution control;Puget Sound;Quality;Regional planning;Rivers;San Francisco Bay;United States;Volume;Water;Water law;Water pollution;Water pollution abatement;Water pollution control;Water pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972;Water quality;Yellowstone River Basin;