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    Author(s): R. M. Rice
    Date: 1987
    Source: Proc. Impact '87, Annual Convention of California Licensed Foresters Association. Pioneer, California. 6-7 March 1987. p. 1-12.
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    Description

    Consideration of cumulative watershed effects (CWEs) has both political and physical aspects. Regardless of the practical usefulness of present methods of dealing with CWEs, the legal requirement to address them remains. Management of federal land is regulated by the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act of 1972. The state of California has passed analogous laws: California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the Porter-Cologne Act--both of which affect management on private land, primarily through the Forest Practice Regulations that they have fostered

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    Citation

    Rice, R. M. 1987. Cumulative impacts: current research and current opinions at PSW. Proc. Impact ''87, Annual Convention of California Licensed Foresters Association. Pioneer, California. 6-7 March 1987. p. 1-12.

    Keywords

    PSW4351, Caspar Creek, cumulative watershed effects, cumulative impacts, logging effects, fish growth, habitat availability, surface erosio

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