Additionally, discuss in detail what steps could be taken to improve the process of public participation.

Public Participation

One of the benefits of the NEPA process is the incorporation of public participation. There are numerous ways in which the average citizen can participate in the process. Before you begin this discussion, read A Citizen’s Guide to the NEPA: Having your Voice Heard. Following this reading, discuss which two public participation steps you think are the most important in the NEPA process. Why do you feel these two steps are vital to the NEPA procedure? Additionally, discuss in detail what steps could be taken to improve the process of public participation.

Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Properly cite any references in APA format and respond to at least two of your classmates’ initial posts by Day 7.

Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your discussion.    

 

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·        ENV 333 Week 1 Assignment ( Environmental Documents and Processing )

·        ENV 333 Week 1 Discussion ( NEPA )

·        ENV 333 Week 2 Assignment ( Socioeconomic Factors )

·        ENV 333 Week 2 Discussion ( Economics )

·        ENV 333 Week 3 Assignment ( Final Paper Outline )

·        ENV 333 Week 3 Discussion ( Public Participation )

·        ENV 333 Week 4 Assignment ( Case Study Environmental Impact )

·        ENV 333 Week 4 Discussion ( Geology and Soils )

·        ENV 333 Week 5 Assignment ( Mock Draft EIS )

·         ENV 333 Week 5 Discussion ( EA EIS Recommendations )