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Waterways of the USA are protected under the public trust doctrine, placing responsibility on the state to safeguard public resources for the benefit of current and future generations. This responsibility has led to the development of management standards for lands adjacent to streams. In the state…
Author(s): Brett A. Boisjolie, Mary V. Santelmann, Rebecca L. Flitcroft, Sally L. Duncan
Keywords: Land-management policy, public trust doctrine, riparian buffers, riverscapes
Source: Journal of Environmental Management. 197: 206-220.
Year: 2017