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Focus on: What is an EIS?

Publication number Date Published
23-04-012February 2023
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Author(s) Washington State Department of Ecology
Description An environmental impact statement (EIS) is a comprehensive scientific evaluation that helps Washington agencies, applicants, and the public fully understand the likely, significant, and adverse environmental impacts of a project. It also analyzes if those impacts can be reduced or eliminated by exploring reasonable alternatives and mitigation measures that would minimize environmental impacts.
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Keywords EIS, environmental impact statement
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