Accession Number : ADA633781


Title :   Environmental Assessment for the Joint Red Flag '05 ADA Activities Nellis Air Force Base


Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT LOS ANGELES CA


Personal Author(s) : Huntley, Chris ; Blewitt, Lisa ; Inouye, Tatiana ; Kennedy, Timothy ; Morgan, Carolina ; Robertson, Kathleen ; Walters, Will ; Spicer, Judy ; Simpson, Kati ; Hattori, Craig


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a633781.pdf


Report Date : Mar 2005


Pagination or Media Count : 209


Abstract : This Environmental Assessment (EA) presents an analysis of potential environmental impacts that would result from the proposed participation of one of the United States Army s Air Defense Artillery (ADA) battalions in a military training exercise known as Joint Red Flag 05 (proposed ADA activities). The proposed ADA activities would be conducted on Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lands under airspace controlled by Nellis Air Force Base (NAFB) in Lincoln County, Nevada. Preparation of the EA complies with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) (42 U.S. Code [USC] 4321 et seq.); the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) Regulations for Implementing the Procedural Provisions of NEPA (40 Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] 1500 1508); Department of the Army Environmental Analysis of Army Actions (32 CFR 651); Department of the Air Force Environmental Impact Analysis Process (EIAP) (32 CFR 989) Instruction 32-7061, which implements NEPA and CEQ regulations for Air Force Actions; and BLM 43 CFR 100, Planning Regulations (Instruction Memorandum [IM] 2001-03).


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE FACILITIES , *ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT , *JOINT MILITARY ACTIVITIES , AIR QUALITY , CULTURAL RESOURCES , DISPOSAL , ECOLOGY , GEOLOGY , HAZARDOUS MATERIALS , HEALTH , HYDROLOGY , LAND USE , NATURAL RESOURCES , NOISE , RECREATION , SAFETY , SOILS , TRANSPORTATION , WASTE MANAGEMENT , WATER RESOURCES


Subject Categories : Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Environmental Health and Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE