Environmental Impact Statement

  • James R. Pfafflin


In this chapter, the author discusses various aspects and implications of the problem of Environmental Impact Assessment in the light of National Environmental Policy Act of 1970. What is expected in a good Evironmental Impact Assessment report is also presented.


Environmental Assessment Environmental Impact Assessment Strategic Environmental Assessment Environmental Impact Statement Adverse Environmental Effect 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • James R. Pfafflin
    • 1
  1. 1.GilletteUSA

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