40 CFR 1508.20 - Mitigation.

Code of Federal Regulations - Title 40: Protection of Environment (2010)

Linked as:

Text




 

Title 40: Protection of Environment

CHAPTER V: COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

PART 1508: TERMINOLOGY AND INDEX

1508.20 - Mitigation.

Mitigation includes:

(a) Avoiding the impact altogether by not taking a certain action or parts of an action.

(b) Minimizing impacts by limiting the degree or magnitude of the action and its implementation.

(c) Rectifying the impact by repairing, rehabilitating, or restoring the affected environment.

(d) Reducing or eliminating the impact over time by preservation and maintenance operations during the life of the action.

(e) Compensating for the impact by replacing or providing substitute resources or environments.




ver las páginas en versión mobile | web

ver las páginas en versión mobile | web

© Copyright 2014, vLex. All Rights Reserved.

Contents in vLex United States

Explore vLex

For Professionals

For Partners

Company