Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-255) and index.
Background and overview. Introduction -- Brief history of federal cultural resource management -- The players -- Law and practice. The umbrella : the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) -- Impacts historic properties : Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) -- Other cultural resource review procedures -- Bringing it all together. Comprehensive cultural resource impact assessment -- Cultural resource management plans -- The future.