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Main Title Ecological Revitalization: Turning Contaminated Properties Into Community Assets.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
Year Published 2009
Stock Number PB2011-104358
Additional Subjects Ecology ; Revitalization ; Contaminated sites ; Communities ; Assets ; Environmental protection ; Project management ; Redevelopment ; Natural resources ; Habitat ; Cleaning ; Wetlands ; Streams ; Aquatic ecosystems ; US EPA ; Case studies
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2011-104358 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 07/20/2011
Collation 83p
Abstract Ecological revitalization refers to the process of returning land from a contaminated state to one that supports a functioning and sustainable habitat. Although the final decision on how a property is reused is inherently a local decision that often rests with the property owner, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) actively supports and encourages ecological revitalization, when appropriate, during and after the assessment and cleanup of contaminated properties under its cleanup programs. This document (1) provides an overview of EPA's cleanup programs and resources available to support ecological revitalization; (2) addresses technical considerations to help cleanup project managers and other stakeholders carry out ecological revitalization at contaminated properties; and (3) presents general planning and process considerations for ecological revitalization of wetlands, streams, and terrestrial ecosystems as well as successful long-term stewardship.
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PUB Date Free Form Feb 2009
Category Codes 68; 57H; 43F; 91A
NTIS Prices PC A06/MF A06
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 110200880
Origin NTIS
Type CAT