EPM 4140 - NEPA
Students examine the requirements and implementation strategies of the National Environmental Policy Act. The Council on Environmental Quality, National Environmental Policy Act Regulations and the rules and requirements of various federal agencies which are responsible for National Environmental Policy Act implementation are examined in detail. Specific applications of National Environmental Policy Act to private and public activities which constitute major federal actions significantly affecting the quality of the human environment are discussed. Representative Environmental Impact Statements and Environmental Assessments are presented and critiqued for regulatory compliance and thoroughness in disclosing environmental effects of proposed actions. (Prerequisite: EPM 4200, Environmental Protection Law)
NOTE: This course is not offered this term. Please refer to the annual schedule for Environmental Policy and Management to see the next time this course is offered.