environmental assessment


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environmental assessment

A review of the probable environmental consequences of a proposed action, often performed to determine whether an environmental impact statement is required.
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This is essential to my argument that environmental assessment largely ignores not only non-technical understandings of fish, but also largely negates settler colonialism and racism.
* National Environmental Assessment Reporting System (NEARS) (www.cdc.gov/nceh/ ehs/nears): NEARS is a companion surveillance system to CDC's National Outbreak Reporting System (NORS) and is used to capture environmental assessment data from foodborne illness outbreak investigations.
Ambassador Jean-Franccedilois Cautain says EU decides to conduct an environmental assessment for all of its planned development projects ISLAMABAD:The COMSATS University of Islamabad (CUI) and the Centre for Climate Research and Development (CCRD) successfully completed the Pakistan Country Environment Profile and the Strategic Environment Assessment (SEA) and the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Rural Development Programme in Pakistan for the European Union.
The deadline for registration as environmental assessment Ppractitioner with the Environmental Assessment Practitioners Association of South Africa (EAPASA), the sole registration authority in terms of Section 24H of the National Environmental Management Act (NEMA), is fast approaching.
This is the second of four opportunities for the public to comment on the environmental assessment of the project.
The environmental assessment will begin once the development process is complete.
Judge Joyce Hens Green decided that these grounds were not the most important aspect of this case, but that the quality of the environmental assessment was.
After filing Environmental Assessment (EA) documentation with the federal government in March, the diamond producer held two rounds of public consultations with First Nations communities on the west coast of James Bay.
The appellate court earlier rejected NIH's most recent request, accompanied by an environmental assessment document, that the court lift the injunction against the frost-free bacteria experiment (SN: 3/2/85, p.
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Bending Lake Iron Project, located 49 kilometres southwest of Ignace, Ontario.
Under Ontario's Environmental Assessment (EA) Act, it is possible to have a timber-class environmental assessment--required for all Crown timber land--"bumped up" from a class EA to a more thorough individual EA.
Department of Agricultures (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has drafted an environmental assessment for a program to support the conservation of the southwestern willow flycatcher.

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