Areas of critical environment concern (ACEC) program guide.

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Published by Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Executive Office of Environmental Affairs, Dept. of Environmental Management, ACEC Program in Boston, Mass .

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Other titlesACEC, areas of critical environmental concern
ContributionsAreas of Critical Environmental Concern Program (Mass.)
LC ClassificationsTD169.6 .A74 1993
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL938048M
LC Control Number95621926

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Areas of Critical Environmental Concern or ACEC designations highlight areas where special management attention is needed to protect important historical, cultural, and scenic values, or fish and wildlife or other natural resources.

ACECs can also be designated to protect human life and safety from natural hazards. ACECs can only be designated during the land-use planning. Local agencies may designate specific geographic areas within their boundaries as "Critical Environmental Areas" (CEAs).

State agencies may also designate geographic areas they own, manage or regulate. Contact the designating agency for more information concerning a specific Critical Environmental.

Areas of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) is a conservation ecology program in the Western United States, managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The ACEC program was conceived in the Federal Lands Policy and Management Act (), which established the first conservation ecology mandate for the FLPMA mandate directs the BLM to protect important riparian.

The United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has designated 66 Areas of Critical Environmental Concern in the State of Colorado Contents 1 Colorado ACECs [1] [2]. the least () Areas of Critical Environmental Concern. All action alternatives and the Proposed RMP would maintain 92–99 percent of the relevant and important values within the potential Areas of Critical Environmental Concern.

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Areas of Environmental Concern (AECs) are the foundation of the Coastal Resources Commission's permitting program for coastal development.

An AEC is an area of natural importance: It may be easily destroyed by erosion or flooding; or it may have environmental, social, economic or aesthetic values that make it valuable to our state.

Critical can be defined many ways but when used as an adjective to characterize a workplace, critical describes the environment as being of utmost importance and vital. Your workplace, whether an office or medical environment, is critical to the activities and functions housed in this space.

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