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Terrorism and NEPA

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A recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit leaves little doubt that the risk of a terrorist attack and any foreseeable environmental impacts of such an event must be considered in preparing environmental documents under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

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  • Ron Bass

    Senior FellowICF International

    Ronald Bass has participated in environmental and planning studies under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and state planning laws. He is coauthor of The CEQA DESKBOOK: A Step-by-Step Approach to the California Environmental Quality Act and The NEPA Book: A Step-By-Step Guide on How to Comply with the National Environmental Policy Act.

    A member of the editorial board of California Environmental Law Reporter, he writes articles about legislation, regulations, and court decisions. Mr. Bass has served as president of the Association of Environmental Professionals and the American Planning Association, California chapter, from which he received the Distinguished Leadership Award.

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Published: Mar 1, 2006
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