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Environmental Impact Assessment: A Methodological Approach / Edition 1

Environmental Impact Assessment: A Methodological Approach / Edition 1

by Richard K. Morgan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0412730006

ISBN-13: 9780412730009

Pub. Date: 05/31/1999

Publisher: Springer US

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is one of the most important too ls employed in contemporary environmental management. Presenting the c omponent activities of EIA within a coherent methodological framework, Environmental Impact Assessment: A Methodological Approach provides s tudents and practitioners alike with a rigorous grounding in EIA theor y,

Overview

Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is one of the most important too ls employed in contemporary environmental management. Presenting the c omponent activities of EIA within a coherent methodological framework, Environmental Impact Assessment: A Methodological Approach provides s tudents and practitioners alike with a rigorous grounding in EIA theor y, including biophysical, social, strategic and cumulative assessment activities, and examines the crucial role, and limitations, of the sci ence of EIA.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780412730009
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
05/31/1999
Edition description:
1998
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1. The aims and context of environmental impact assessment. 2. The principles of EIA. 3. Methodology, science and EIA. 4. A methodological framework for EIA. 5. Screening and scoping: principles and approaches. 6. Impact identification. 7. Public involvement in EIA. 8. Prediction and monitoring. 9. Evaluation 1: introduction, and monetary methods. 10. Evaluation 2: non-monetary, and socio-scientific methods. 11. Quality control: reviewing EIAs. 12. Synthesis and conclusions.

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