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Wildland Fires: Forest Service and BLM Need Better Information and a Systematic Approach for Assessing the Risks of Environmental Effects
GAO-04-705: Published: Jun 24, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 26, 2004.
Drinking Water: Safeguarding the District of Columbia's Supplies and Applying Lessons Learned to Other Systems
GAO-04-974T: Published: Jul 22, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 22, 2004.
Grants Management: EPA Continues to Have Problems Linking Grants to Environmental Results
GAO-04-983T: Published: Jul 20, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 20, 2004.
Environmental Disclosure: SEC Should Explore Ways to Improve Tracking and Transparency of Information
GAO-04-808: Published: Jul 14, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 15, 2004.
Nuclear Waste: Absence of Key Management Reforms on Hanford's Cleanup Project Adds to Challenges of Achieving Cost and Schedule Goals
GAO-04-611: Published: Jun 9, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 9, 2004.
Border Security: Agencies Need to Better Coordinate Their Strategies and Operations on Federal Lands
GAO-04-590: Published: Jun 16, 2004. Publicly Released: Jul 1, 2004.
Alaska Native Villages: Villages Affected by Flooding and Erosion Have Difficulty Qualifying for Federal Assistance
GAO-04-895T: Published: Jun 29, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 29, 2004.
Watershed Management: Better Coordination of Data Collection Efforts Needed to Support Key Decisions
GAO-04-382: Published: Jun 7, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 28, 2004.
National Park Service: Comments on Provisions of S. 2543, a Bill to Establish a Federal Program and Criteria for National Heritage Areas
GAO-04-914T: Published: Jun 24, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 24, 2004.
Water Quality: Program Enhancements Would Better Ensure Adequacy of Boat Pumpout Facilities in No-Discharge Zones
GAO-04-613: Published: May 24, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 23, 2004.
Federal Land Management: Additional Guidance on Community Involvement Could Enhance Effectiveness of Stewardship Contracting
GAO-04-652: Published: Jun 14, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 2004.
Pacific Groundfish: Continued Efforts Needed to Improve Reliability of Stock Assessments
GAO-04-606: Published: Jun 4, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 14, 2004.
Transportation Planning: State and Metropolitan Planning Agencies Report Using Varied Methods to Consider Ecosystem Conservation
GAO-04-536: Published: May 17, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 10, 2004.
Columbia River Basin: A Multilayered Collection of Directives and Plans Guides Federal Fish and Wildlife Activities
GAO-04-602: Published: Jun 4, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 2004.
Wildfire Suppression: Funding Transfers Cause Project Cancellations and Delays, Strained Relationships, and Management Disruptions
GAO-04-612: Published: Jun 2, 2004. Publicly Released: Jun 3, 2004.
National Park Foundation: Better Communication of Roles and Responsibilities Is Needed to Strengthen Partnership with the National Park Service
GAO-04-541: Published: May 17, 2004. Publicly Released: May 25, 2004.
Great Lakes: A Comprehensive Strategy and Monitoring System Are Needed to Achieve Restoration Goals
GAO-04-782T: Published: May 21, 2004. Publicly Released: May 21, 2004.
Superfund Program: Breakdown of Appropriations Data
GAO-04-787R: Published: May 14, 2004. Publicly Released: May 21, 2004.
Biscuit Fire: Analysis of Fire Response, Resource Availability, and Personnel Certification Standards
GAO-04-426: Published: Apr 12, 2004. Publicly Released: May 12, 2004.
Mineral Revenues: Cost and Revenue Information Needed to Compare Different Approaches for Collecting Federal Oil and Gas Royalties
GAO-04-448: Published: Apr 16, 2004. Publicly Released: May 11, 2004.
Recreation Fees: Comments on the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act, H.R. 3283
GAO-04-745T: Published: May 6, 2004. Publicly Released: May 6, 2004.
Grants Management: EPA Needs to Better Document Its Decisions for Choosing between Grants and Contracts
GAO-04-459: Published: Mar 31, 2004. Publicly Released: Apr 30, 2004.
Water Infrastructure: Comprehensive Asset Management Has Potential to Help Utilities Better Identify Needs and Plan Future Investments
GAO-04-461: Published: Mar 19, 2004. Publicly Released: Apr 20, 2004.
National Park Service: A More Systematic Process for Establishing National Heritage Areas and Actions to Improve Their Accountability Are Needed
GAO-04-593T: Published: Mar 30, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 30, 2004.
Endangered Species: Federal Agencies Have Worked to Improve the Consultation Process, but More Management Attention Is Needed
GAO-04-93: Published: Mar 19, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 2004.
Air Pollution: EPA Could Take Additional Steps to Help Maximize the Benefits from the 2007 Diesel Emissions Standards
GAO-04-313: Published: Mar 11, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 11, 2004.
Grants Management: EPA Actions Taken Against Nonprofit Grant Recipients in 2002
GAO-04-383R: Published: Jan 30, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 4, 2004.
Grants Management: EPA Needs to Strengthen Efforts to Address Management Challenges
GAO-04-510T: Published: Mar 3, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 2004.
Waters and Wetlands: Corps of Engineers Needs to Evaluate Its District Office Practices in Determining Jurisdiction
GAO-04-297: Published: Feb 27, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 3, 2004.
Climate Change: Analysis of Two Studies of Estimated Costs of Implementing the Kyoto Protocol
GAO-04-144R: Published: Jan 30, 2004. Publicly Released: Mar 1, 2004.
Individual Fishing Quotas: Economic Effects on Processors and Methods Available to Protect Communities
GAO-04-487T: Published: Feb 25, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 25, 2004.
Individual Fishing Quotas: Methods for Community Protection and New Entry Require Periodic Evaluation
GAO-04-277: Published: Feb 24, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 24, 2004.
Superfund Program: Updated Appropriation and Expenditure Data
GAO-04-475R: Published: Feb 18, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 20, 2004.
Aviation Safety: More Research Needed on the Effects of Air Quality on Airliner Cabin Occupants
GAO-04-54: Published: Jan 16, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 10, 2004.
Clean Air Act: Key Stakeholders' Views on Revisions to the New Source Review Program
GAO-04-274: Published: Feb 2, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 6, 2004.
Survey of State and Local Air Quality Officials Opinions on the Impacts of the Environmental Protection Agency's Revisions to the Clean Air Act's New Source Review Program, an E-supplement to GAO-04-274
GAO-04-337SP: Published: Feb 2, 2004. Publicly Released: Feb 2, 2004.
Climate Change: Selected Nations' Reports on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Varied in Their Adherence to Standards
GAO-04-98: Published: Dec 23, 2003. Publicly Released: Jan 23, 2004.
U.S. Coast Guard National Pollution Funds Center: Improvements Are Needed in Internal Control Over Disbursements
GAO-04-340R: Published: Jan 13, 2004. Publicly Released: Jan 13, 2004.
Alaska Native Villages: Most Are Affected by Flooding and Erosion, but Few Qualify for Federal Assistance
GAO-04-142: Published: Dec 12, 2003. Publicly Released: Dec 12, 2003.
Drinking Water: Experts' Views on How Future Federal Funding Can Best Be Spent to Improve Security
GAO-04-29: Published: Oct 31, 2003. Publicly Released: Dec 1, 2003.
Corps Of Engineers: Improved Analysis of Costs and Benefits Needed for Sacramento Flood Protection Project
GAO-04-30: Published: Oct 27, 2003. Publicly Released: Nov 26, 2003.
Climate Change: Trends in Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Emissions Intensity in the United States and Other High-Emitting Nations
GAO-04-146R: Published: Oct 28, 2003. Publicly Released: Nov 7, 2003.
National Wildlife Refuges: Improvement Needed in the Management and Oversight of Oil and Gas Activities on Federal Lands
GAO-04-192T: Published: Oct 30, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 30, 2003.
Forest Service: Information on Appeals and Litigation Involving Fuels Reduction Activities
GAO-04-52: Published: Oct 24, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 29, 2003.
Military Training: Implementation Strategy Needed to Increase Interagency Management for Endangered Species Affecting Training Ranges
GAO-03-976: Published: Sep 29, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 29, 2003.
Clean Air Act: New Source Review Revisions Could Affect Utility Enforcement Cases and Public Access to Emissions Data
GAO-04-58: Published: Oct 21, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 21, 2003.
U.S. Coast Guard National Pollution Funds Center: Claims Payment Process Was Functioning Effectively, but Additional Controls Are Needed to Reduce the Risk of Improper Payments
GAO-04-114R: Published: Oct 3, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 3, 2003.
Climate Change: Preliminary Observations on the Administration's February 2002 Climate Initiative
GAO-04-131T: Published: Oct 1, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 1, 2003.
Grants Management: EPA Needs to Strengthen Oversight and Enhance Accountability to Address Persistent Challenges
GAO-04-122T: Published: Oct 1, 2003. Publicly Released: Oct 1, 2003.
Endangered Species: Fish and Wildlife Service Uses Best Available Science to Make Listing Decisions, but Additional Guidance Needed for Critical Habitat Designations
GAO-03-803: Published: Aug 29, 2003. Publicly Released: Sep 29, 2003.