NEPA Deskbook, 4th Edition

NEPA Deskbook, 4th Edition
Nicholas C. Yost
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The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) affects all areas of environmental protection. ELI’s updated NEPA Deskbook, 4th Edition, presents NEPA, along with supporting and related documents, and provides analysis of NEPA’s provisions and their requirements.

This “NEPA primer” provides an overview of the legislation, an analysis of the administrative process under NEPA, and a comprehensive examination of the courts’ role in its enforcement. ELI’s NEPA Deskbook, 4th Edition, also provides immediate access to the statute, relevant executive orders, regulations, and guidance materials issued by the Council on Environmental Quality and other agencies, and important judicial decisions.

NEPA Deskbook, 4th Edition, is an essential resource for environmental attorneys, compliance managers, environmental consultants, or anyone who deals with environmental regulation and compliance.

About the Author

Nicholas C. Yost is a partner in the firm of Dentons US LLP in San Francisco, California, from which he conducts a nationwide practice of environmental and natural resources law, with a focus on the National Environmental Policy Act. His practice includes counseling clients on environmental leadership and compliance with state and federal environmental laws, obtaining permits and authorizations, litigation, and representing clients before federal and state agencies on environmental impacts. Mr. Yost formerly served as General Counsel of CEQ, where he was the lead draftsperson of the governmentwide NEPA regulations.