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Natural Resource Damage Assessment

Tittabawassee River, Michigan

 

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Tittabawassee NRDAR Administrative Record Index

I. REFERENCE LIBRARY (LAWS, REGULATIONS, LITERATURE)

    A. Laws

    1. Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA; 42 U.S.C. §9601 et seq.)

    2. National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA; 42 U.S.C. §4321-4347)

    B. Regulations

    1. NRDA Regulations for CERCLA Cases (43 C.F.R. 11)

    2. Regulations for NEPA (40 CFR Parts 1500-1508)

     

II. TRUSTEE COORDINATION AND MANAGEMENT

 

    A. Trustee MOU

     

    B. Trustee Council Resolutions

    1. Trustee Council Resolution 2008-01 - Assessment Funds Transfer

    2. Trustee Council Resolution 2020-01 - Restoration Planning Cost Advance to Tribe

    3. Trustee Council Resolution 2020-02 - Restoration Planning and Implementation Funds Transfer

     

III. PRE-ASSESSMENT PHASE (43 C.F.R. § 11.20-§ 11.25)

    A. Pre-assessment Screen and Determination (43 C.F.R. § 11.23

    B. Notice of Intent to Perform Damage Assessment

     

IV. ASSESSMENT PHASE

    A. Assessment Plan (43 C.F.R. § 11.30- § 11.60)

    B. Funding and Participation Agreement with Dow

    Memorandum of Understanding (2007)

    Amended MOA (2008)

    Supplemental MOA (2012)

    Amended Supplemental MOA (2013)

    C. Restoration Compensation and Determination Plan (43 C.F.R. § 11.81) [elements included in Restoration Plan]

     

     

V. POST-ASSESSMENT PHASE (43 C.F.R. § 11.90- § 11.92)

    A. Report of Assessment (43 C.F.R. § 11.90) [elements included in Restoration Plan]

    B. Settlement

    Trustee Press Release

    DOJ Press Release

    Federal Register Notice

    Draft Restoration Plan / Environmental Assessment

    Proposed Consent Decree

    Presentation on the Settlement from a public meeting held November 21, 2019 in Saginaw, Michigan.

    Final Consent Decree

VI. RESTORATION PHASE

    A. Draft Restoration Plan / Environmental Assessment

    B. Final Restoration Plan / Environmental Assessment (43 C.F.R. § 11.93, see also 43 C.F.R. § 11.81)

    C. NEPA Decision Document/Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Final Restoration Plan / Environmental Assessment

    D. Restoration Implementation

    1. Master Schedule for Dow-Implemented Projects

    a. Dow's Submittal (August 19, 2020)

    2. Shiawassee Refuge Expansion Project

    a. Dow's Submittal of Proposed Trust Manager (August 12, 2020) 

    b. Trustees' Approval of Proposed Trust Manager (September 11, 2020)

    c. Dow's Bi-monthly Progress Reports


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