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CERCLA and NHPA Coordination for Superfund Sites

Detailed Seminar Agenda

Seminar Overview

Identify opportunities to coordinate Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) and National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) responses at Superfund remediation sites that may include cultural sites or be a historic property. Focus on how to anticipate and plan for incorporation of the Section 106 process into project management and community consultation. Learn how to determine if NHPA applies, evaluate the use of feasibility studies and risk assessments, and discuss the conclusion and resolution of the process.

Faculty

Claudia Nissley, president, Nissley Environmental Consultants; a nationally recognized expert in cultural heritage laws and practices; author, educator, and consultant; former executive manager with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and governor-appointed Wyoming State Historic Preservation Officer

Evaluation Comments

"Discussions with the group were great. It gave a little more clarity on the gray area of CERCLA/NHPA."

"Concise summary of nexus or non-nexus between CERCLA and Section 106."

"Met my expectations, I now have a clearer understanding of CERCLA."

"I appreciated the way Section 106 was woven into the CERCLA presentation."

Participants

Federal, state, local, and tribal officials; contractors; and community representatives involved in Superfund site remediation.

Continuing Education Credits

Self-reporting may be an option for members of professional organizations that require continuing education credits.

Location and Dates

Seminar Location, Hours, and Hotels

Confirmation of registration is sent out to registered participants one month prior to the seminar date. The confirmation includes the seminar location, hours, and a list of conveniently located hotels. Seminars generally are held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration is recommended at least 6 weeks prior to the seminar to secure a place and to avoid cancellations due to low enrollment.      

Cost (see Register for more information)

$300 (6-week advance registration); $350 (regular registration)
Discounted rates are available for multiple seminars taken during the same week.

Customized/On-Site Training
NPI also offers this seminar as customized on-site training to meet specific organizational needs. Seminars can be tailored to create single- or multiple-day workshops at a location and time convenient to the sponsor. Contact NPI at 703.765.0100 orinfo@npi.org for further information.

Detailed Seminar Agenda

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