43 CFR Part 11 Natural Resource Damage Assessments

The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA), as amended, 42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq., and the Clean Water Act (CWA), 33 U.S.C. 1251-1376, provide that natural resource trustees may assess damages to natural resources resulting from a discharge of oil or a release of a hazardous substance covered under CERCLA or the CWA and may seek to recover those damages. Click on the link "Microsoft Word Version" to access detailed information.

Countries and Regions: Norteamérica Estados Unidos de America
Resource Type: Laws
Resource Topic: Ciencias Económicas Valuing natural resource damages
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