Environmental Impact Statements: Digests


Detailed abstracts and indexing of the hundreds of environmental impact statements issued each year by the federal government.

EIS extracts the key issues from government-released environmental impact statements, converting massive documents into concise, readable abstracts. Each entry includes a clear description of the project, sections on positive impact and negative consequences, and legal mandates.

Subject coverage

  • Air transportation
  • Defense programs
  • Energy
  • Hazardous substances
  • Land use
  • Parks, refuges and forests
  • Research and development
  • Roads and railroads
  • Urban and social programs
  • Water
Coverage Dates: 
1985 - present