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Blackstone River Valley

Print Book, English, 2011
National Park Service, Northeast Region/Boston Office, Park Planning and Special Studies, Boston, Mass., 2011
Government publications United States
113 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm.
Study purpose and background. Project overview
Special resources study process
Planning context
Historical overview and resource description. Historical overview
Cultural resource areas
Visitor resource areas
Natural resources
Socioeconomic environment
Findings for national significance, suitability, feasibility, and need for NPS management. Evaluation of national significance
Suitability analysis
Feasibility analysis
Need for NPS management
Summary of findings
Management options. Management option 1. John G. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor continues to operate under current authorities
Management option 2. Old Slater Mill National Historic Site
Management option 3. Blackstone River Valley Industrial Hertitage National Historical Park
Environmental consequences. Impact topics considered
Impact topics eliminated from futher evaluation
Methodology for assessing impacts
Impact analysis
Consultation and coordination. Public involvement
List of preparers
Cover title
"Study report."
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