Accession Number : ADA634589


Title :   Environmental Assessment of the Fielding of a CH-47 Chinook Platoon and Conversion to a General Support Aviation Battalion at Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : HDR ENVIRONMENTAL OPERATIONS AND CONSTRUCTION INC ENGLEWOOD CO


Personal Author(s) : Bridges, Louis ; Collinsworth, Suanne ; Ellinghaus, Melissa ; Hare, Gustin ; Hoppy, Brian ; McCain, Sean ; Niosi, Dan


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a634589.pdf


Report Date : Apr 2004


Pagination or Media Count : 133


Abstract : Pursuant to 32 CPR 651, Environmental Analysis of Army Actions, and Council on Environmental Quality regulations (40 Code of Federal Regulations [CPR] 1500-1508) for implementing the procedural provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act (42 United States Code [U.S.C.] 4321 et seq.), the Colorado Army National Guard (COARNG) has conducted an Environmental Assessment (EA) of the potential environmental and socioeconomic effects associated with the conversion of a Light Utility Battalion (LUB) to a General Support Aviation Battalion (GSAB) at Buckley Air Force Base (AFB), Colorado (CO).


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE FACILITIES , *BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS , *ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT , *HELICOPTERS , *PLATOON LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS , AIR QUALITY , NOISE , SAFETY


Subject Categories : Helicopters
      Military Forces and Organizations
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Environmental Health and Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE