environmental impact analysis


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environmental impact analysis

[in¦vī·ərn¦mənt·əl ′im‚pakt ə‚nal·ə·səs]
(industrial engineering)
Predetermination of the extent of pollution or environmental degradation which will be involved in a mining or processing project.
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Once the requirements of the environmental impact analysis process are complete, the Air Force will make its final basing decision.
The market consists of a firm tranche divided into phases and an optional tranche: - firm tranche: elaboration of the territorial coherence scheme phase 1: Diagnosis and initial state of the environment; Phase 2: Development and Sustainable Development Project (Padd); Phase 3: Orientation Document and Objectives (Doo); Phase 4 (cross - sectional): Environmental impact analysis, justification of choices, compensatory measures and monitoring indicators; Phase 5: File preparation, shutdown, public inquiry, approval.
The Air Force plans to announce the Reserve-led KC-46A preferred and reasonable alternatives and begin the environmental impact analysis this summer.
I was a bit shocked to discover that this financial offer has been publicised before any planning application has been lodged or an environmental impact analysis undertaken.
Last month, Hahn threatened to sue Burbank and the airport unless a new environmental impact analysis is done for the project.
Previous to this assignment, he was part of BCM's Industrial Services division, where he was involved in all environmental planning, auditing, hazardous waste site remediation, industrial wastewater treatment, air and solid waste management, and environmental impact analysis.
The intersection of energy sources, water scarcity, infrastructure development, and changing demographics with competing demands on western public lands aligns with ICF's expansion plans in energy efficiency, sustainability, renewable energy development, electric transmission line services, land use planning, climate change, environmental impact analysis, and natural resource management," stated Robert Henke, ICF vice president for the Mountain West office.
Pending a positive Environmental Impact Analysis Process for the interim action, the Air Force will relocate 45 F-16s from Hill AFB, Utah, to Holloman AFB while augmenting Hollomans current manning with additional instructor pilots and contractor logistics support maintainers.
The final decision to stand up the fourth squadron at Barksdale was made after an environmental impact analysis was completed.
He is now researching revisions to the City of San Francisco's environmental impact analysis significance thresholds.
Launch Complex 36 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, subject to completion of the environmental impact analysis process, will be re-built as a multi-use vertical launch complex capable of supporting several launch vehicle configurations ranging from light to medium-lift into low-Earth orbit and beyond.
High-level expertise in earth surface processes and landscape dynamics is an essential component of environmental impact analysis, water resource management, geologic and hydrologic hazard assessments, low-impact development planning, habitat restoration, and many other environmental services.

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