Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Still Striving for Clean Water Forty Years Later: Examining the Clean Water Act's Historic Developments and Current Problems
by Daniels, Daren William, LL.M., The George Washington University, 2013, 82; 1532800
Abstract (Summary)

The fortieth anniversary of the Clean Water Act is an opportunity to look back at the major advances in water pollution control that have been achieved because of the passage of the Clean Water Act. This work will examine the political and scientific developments that led to the Act's construction and passage. This work will also address the continuing problems with controlling water pollution, particularly involving nonpoint source pollution, and new steps that are being taken with the Clean Water Act to control it.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Paddock, LeRoy
School: The George Washington University
Department: Environmental Law
School Location: United States -- District of Columbia
Source: MAI 51/04M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: American history, Law, Environmental Law
Keywords: Clean water act, Environmenta protection agency, Nonpoint source
Publication Number: 1532800
ISBN: 978-1-267-89215-7
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