Environmental Protection Agency
Name: Linda M Dean
How does the EPA operate ?
The Environmental Protection Agency was created in 1970 when President Nixon
signed the National Environmental Policy Act into law. You can learn more
about it from these books:
"Finding Your Way Through EPA." 1976 by USEPA
"Your Guide to EPA." 1980 by USEPA
"EPA Career Choices: Working Toward a Better Environment." 1977 by USEPA.
"The EPA." 1988 by Kevin Law.
"Index of EPA Legal Authority: Statutes and Legislative History." 1974
Also for a discussion of the pros and cons of the EPA, see Science Magazine,
Volume 261 (1993) pages 1373-1375.
Your teachers and librarian should be able to help you find these
books and magazines.
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Update: June 2012