ERIC Number: ED160369
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Public Policy on Ground-Water Quality Protection. Proceedings of a National Conference (Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, April 13-16, 1977).
Kerns, Waldon R., Ed.
This publication contains the papers presented at a National Conference on Ground Water Quality Protection Policy held in April of 1977. Paper titles include: (1) Magnitude of the Ground-Water Contamination Problem; (2) Limited Degredation as a Ground-Water Quality Policy; (3) Surface and Subsurface Mining: Policy Implications; (4) Oil Well Operation/Maintenance and Saltwater Intrusion: Policy Implications; (5) Agricultural Practices: Policy Implications; (6) Urban Land-Use Practices: Policy Implications; (7) The Underground Injection Program Under the National Safe Drinking Water Act; (8) Impact of Federal Legislation Other than the Safe Drinking Water Act on Ground-Water Protection; and (9) Institutional Requirements for Ground-Water Protection: The National Water Commission View. An introductory section in the publication gives an overview of the issues and problems examined in the conference papers. (MR)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Conferences, Ecological Factors, Environmental Education, Environmental Research, Environmental Standards, Geology, Land Use, Policy, Policy Formation, Quality Control, Waste Disposal, Water Resources
Virginia Water Resources Research Center, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 ($10.00)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Virginia Polytechnic Inst., Blacksburg. Extension Div.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A