By Jacob I Bregman
"Environmental impression Statements, moment version has been generally revised and up to date to hide all of the standards for a wide selection of EISs at the federal, country and native degrees, together with a brand new bankruptcy dedicated to Environmental Justice."--BOOK JACKET. "This booklet, as well as offering an intensive advent to Environmental impression Statements (EISs), additionally offers necessary "how to" details for acting an EIS."--BOOK JACKET. Read more...
content material: Ch. 1. objective of the Environmental effect assertion --
Ch. 2. The felony foundation for Environmental influence Statements --
Ch. three. the method of getting ready an EIS --
Ch. four. Public Participation --
Ch. five. The typical surroundings: Earth assets --
Ch. 6. The common setting: Biology --
Ch. 7. The Man-Made surroundings: floor Water --
Ch. eight. The Man-Made atmosphere: Groundwater --
Ch. nine. The Man-Made atmosphere: Air --
Ch. 10. The Man-Made setting: Noise --
Ch. eleven. The Man-Made atmosphere: dangers and Nuisances --
Ch. 12. The Man-Made setting: old and Cultural assets --
Ch. thirteen. The Man-Made setting: Transportation --
Ch. 14. The Man-Made surroundings: Socioeconomics --
Ch. 15. Environmental Justice
summary: "Environmental impression Statements, moment variation has been commonly revised and up to date to hide all of the requisites for a large choice of EISs at the federal, nation and native degrees, together with a brand new bankruptcy dedicated to Environmental Justice."--BOOK JACKET. "This e-book, as well as offering a radical advent to Environmental effect Statements (EISs), additionally offers useful "how to" details for acting an EIS."--BOOK JACKET
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Bulk density. c. soil aeration. d. water fraction. e. mineral composition. f. organic content. g. pH. h. cation exchange. i. nitrogen fixation capacity. j. microflora and fauna. k. erodibility. l. depths, profiles. 3. Discuss use classifications relative to each soil series: a. engineering (construction) capabilities. b. agricultural suitability. c. ” © 1999 by CRC Press LLC This very comprehensive listing should be considered in describing the affected soils in an EIS. Some of the items may be unknown and/or unnecessary, for example, items (h), (i), (j), but they should be included if the information is available.
This is in addition to written comments that any member of the public may make to the draft EIS. The optional factor refers to the decision by the agency sponsoring the EIS as to whether the proposed project is controversial enough to warrant holding a public hearing. In about 90 percent of the cases, the agency decides to hold the hearing. To summarize, public participation is an essential part of the EIS process. It has the potential to lead to a better project, as well as to improve the possibility of a welcome from the residents of the project area.
If state permit programs are approved in lieu of federal programs, they must be monitored by the EPA during the annual review of the state's program. The EPA may withdraw an approved program for failure to comply with applicable public participation requirements. As an example, a federal court in Chicago ordered the EPA to withdraw approval of the Illinois NPDES permit program because of EPA's failure to establish guidelines for citizen participation in the enforcement of NPDES programs as required by Section 101(e) of the Clean Water Act (described in detail in Chapter 7).