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environmental impact statements
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
A document required of federal agencies by the National Environmental Policy Act for major projects or legislative proposals significantly affecting the environment. A tool for decision making, it describes the positive and negative effects of the undertaking and cites alternative actions.
Definition Source
US Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/37452.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/37452
Used For
environmental impact reporting
Broader Term
environmental management
Related Term
environmental audits
environmental impact
Spanish
declaraciones de impacto ambiental
Term Number
37452