The National Park System is governed by regulations that provide for the proper use, management, government, and protection of persons, property, and natural and cultural resources within areas under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service.
These regulations can be found at 36 CFR Parts 1-199. Applicable sections for oil spill response actions include, but are not limited to:
36 CFR Part 1 – General Provisions;
Part 2 – Resource Protection, Public Use and Recreation;
Part 3 – Boating and Water Use Activities;
Part 6 – Solid Waste Disposal Sites in Units of the National Park System.
Last updated: June 13, 2017