ERIC Number: ED064130
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Preserving Nevada's Environmental Heritage: A Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Environmental Quality. Final Report to the Governor's Natural Resources Council.
Nevada State Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources, Carson City.
The Environmental Quality Ad Hoc Committee has prepared this report for the Governor's Natural Resources Council (Nevada). It is a compilation of available factual data focusing attention on needed statutory and administrative changes to preserve Nevada's environmental heritage and from which recommendations for future budgetary and legislative considerations have been made. It is hoped the findings presented may serve as points of departure in the search for ways to preserve the quality of life in Nevada and useful for laying a foundation for rational decision making. Section I reviews reports from subcommittees covering the environmental situation in the areas of education, taxation, minerals and mining, wildlife, forestry, water and air quality, open spaces, and soils. Section II presents comments and public reaction from various state organizations, individuals, and agencies. Section III offers recommendations from each of the subcommittees, stating the rationale and basis for their conclusions and recommendations. (BL)
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Authoring Institution: Nevada State Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources, Carson City.