ERIC Number: ED073937
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
National Land Use Policy: Objectives, Components, Implementation.
Soil Conservation Society of America, Ankeny, IA.
Proceedings of a special conference sponsored by the Soil Conservation Society of America, are compiled in this report. The conference served as a forum for those involved in land use planning and implementation at all levels of government and private enterprise. Comments were directed to four main topics: (1) Objectives and Need for a National Land Use Policy--"Turns and Curves on a Well-traveled Road: The Vicissitudes of Establishing Land Use Planning Policy,""Land Use: Past and Present,""A Look to the Past and a Look to the Future,""On Personal Freedoms," (2) Components of Land Use Planning--"National Economic Considerations in Land Use,""Basic Natural Resource Considerations in Land Use,""Human Considerations in Land Use,""Water Resources Planning in Relation to Land Use,""Public Lands in Relation to Land Use,""Transportation and Land Use Planning,""Industry Looks at Land Use," (3) Implementation of Land Use Policy and Plans--"Citizen's Role in Land Use Planning,""States' Role in Land Use Policy and Planning,""Legal Aspects of Land Use Policies, Plans, and Implementation,""National Land Use Policy and the Need for Land Use Plans," and (4) Future Needs--"Elements of National Land Use Policy,""Elements of State Land Use Planning." (BL)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Essays, Land Use, National Programs, Natural Resources, Planning, Policy Formation, State of the Art Reviews
Soil Conservation Society of America, 7515 Northeast Ankeny Road, Ankeny, Iowa 50021 ($3.50 postpaid, quantity discounts)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Soil Conservation Society of America, Ankeny, IA.
Note: Proceedings of a special conference by the Soil Conservation Society of America, Des Moines, Iowa, November, 1972