Environmental Assessment / Edition 2

Environmental Assessment / Edition 2

by Ravi K. Jain, Harold E. Balbach, Gary S. Stacey, L. V. Urban
     
 

The most comprehensive guide to environmental impact assesment and the only source with step-by-step procedures,ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT tames the complexities of environmental law and makes planning,doing,and reporting easier.

Unmatched in usefulness,ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT provides practical procedures,guidelines,case studies,and context that make the art and

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The most comprehensive guide to environmental impact assesment and the only source with step-by-step procedures,ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT tames the complexities of environmental law and makes planning,doing,and reporting easier.

Unmatched in usefulness,ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT provides practical procedures,guidelines,case studies,and context that make the art and science of impact evaluation simpler. Reach for the this to:
* Help with every aspect of analyzing the environmental impact of a project
* Complete coverage of current assessment approaches,practices,procedures,documentation,regulations,and issues
* Step-by-step directions for preparing assessments and statements
* Valuable expert advice on international perspectives,public participation,environmental justice,and evaluating social and economic impacts
* Recent examples,case studies,and findings in law With timely coverage of trends in policy and rule-making,and current topics such as international impacts,global warming,and biodiversity,ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT helps you stay on the leading edge.

THE ONE ESSENTIAL FOR NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT COMPLIANCE!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071370080
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/13/2001
Series:
Environmental Engineering Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
700
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.34(h) x 1.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Environmental Assessment1
Ch. 2Environmental Laws and Regulations13
Ch. 3National Environmental Policy Act61
Ch. 4Environmental Documents and CEQ Regulations85
Ch. 5Elements of Environmental Assessment125
Ch. 6Environmental Assessment Methodologies163
Ch. 7Generalized Approach for Environmental Assessment193
Ch. 8Procedure for Reviewing Environmental Impact Statements207
Ch. 9International Perspectives on Environmental Assessment225
Ch. 10Economic and Social Impact Assessment239
Ch. 11Public Participation281
Ch. 12Energy and Environmental Assessment309
Ch. 13Contemporary Issues in Environmental Assessment327
Epilogue395
App. ANational Environmental Policy Act397
App. BAttribute Descriptor Package407
App. CStep-by-Step Procedure for Preparing Environmental Assessments and Statements567
App. DRegulations for Implementing Procedural Provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act585
Abbreviations and Acronyms619
Bibliography625
Index639

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