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Effective written review of an Environmental Impact Statement

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This solution provides guidelines on how to provide an effective written review of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) which is a part of the National Enviornmental Impact Statement. As federal agencies and organization under the jurisdiction of these agencies become more active, many professionals will find themselves in the role of having the manage the NEPA process. This solution provides guidances on how to effectively provide a written review of an Environmental Impact Statement, a key component of a NEPA document.

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As our society becomes more innovative, many of your will encounter situations which will require you to have knowledge of the National Environmental Protection Act, otherwise known as NEPA. Federal agencies as well as organizations that are under the jurisdiction of federal agencies are required to comply with this act. A part of the written document that is prepared to demonstrate compliance with NEPA is called an Environmental Impact Statement. An environmental impact statement is prepared by a subject matter expert usually in a scientific discipline that is designed to ...

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As our society becomes more innovative, impacts of this innovation becomes more prevelent. Federal agencies as well as organizations that are under the jurisdiction of federal agencies are required to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act or NEPA. A big part of the document that demonstrates compliance is the environmental impact statement. Professionals are often tasked with reviewing these documents that are written by individuals with scientific backgrounds in most cases. This solution provides guidance on how to approach the review process in a systematic and defined way.

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