Seminar ID: 109551

U.S. Forest Service Proposes to Revise NEPA Regulations

U.S. Forest Service Proposes to Revise NEPA Regulations

Draft guidance could be available as early as 2020.

A proposed rule was issued by the U.S. Forest Service to revise it’s regulations implementing NEPA. This was released in June 2019, more than 10 years since the regulations had been updated last. This white paper reviews the proposed rule which is part of a recent federal effort to increase the efficiency of environmental analyses.