ABSTRACT

Documentation for Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration Settlements and Covenants Not to Sue   [open pdf - 178KB]

"This memorandum identifies the need for documentation and sufficient explanation when the Department of the Interior (the Department) approves a settlement for natural resource damages associated with the release of hazardous substances or oil spills. The purpose of this guidance is twofold: 1) to ensure that settlements by the Department for natural resource damages are based on sound and supportable information, and 2) that Departmental settlement decisions are based on positions for protecting and restoring natural resources that aloe under the Department's trusteeship."

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Date:
2004-05-07
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Natural Resource Damage Assessment & Restoration Program: http://restoration.doi.gov/policies.html
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pdf
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application/pdf
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