Journal of Environmental Law & Litigation : Vol. 21, No. 2, p. 445-508 : Bringing Green Power to the Public Lands: The Bureau of Land Management's Authority and Discretion to Regulate Wind-Energy Developments
Adams, Gregory M.
Part I of this Comment will briefly describe the impacts of wind-energy development on the environment and provide an overview of the BLM’s programmatic wind-energy policy. Part II will examine the BLM’s legal authorities and duties to regulate wind-energy developers with mitigation measures that would adequately compensate for environmental harm.