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Accession Number PB2013-100439
Title Coordinated Bird Monitoring: Technical Recommendations for Military Lands.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 78p
Personal Author J. Bart
Abstract The Department of Defense (DoD) is subject to several rules and regulations establishing responsibilities for monitoring migratory birds. The Sikes Act requires all military installations with significant natural resources to prepare and implement Integrated Natural Resources Management Plans (INRMPs). These plans guide the conservation and long-term management of natural resources on military lands in a manner that is compatible with and sustains the military mission. An INRMP also supports compliance with all legal requirements and guides the military in fulfilling its obligation to be a good steward of public land. The management and conservation of migratory birds is addressed in installation INRMPs. The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requires federal agencies to evaluate and disclose the potential environmental impacts of their proposed actions.
Keywords Birds
Environmental impact
Legal spects
Military facilities
Natural resource management
Program evaluation

Source Agency US Geological Survey
NTIS Subject Category 48B - Natural Resource Management
57H - Ecology
74E - Logistics, Military Facilities, & Supplies
Corporate Author Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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