Course Catalog - 2016-2017

     

EBIO 560 - EIS AND PERMITTING

Long Title: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENTS AND PERMITTING
Department: Biosciences
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: This course is an exciting review of the methodologies involved in conduction Environmental Impact Statements for project Permitting under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). EISs have to be conducted before permitting is secured for large infrastructure projects, such as power plants, highways, pipelines, dams, mines, airports, incinerators and landfills. Department Permission Required.
Course URL: http://profms.rice.edu