Accession Number : ADA637316


Title :   Finding of No Significant Impact: Construction, Operation, and Maintenance of a Solar Array United States Air Force Academy, Colorado


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE ACADEMY COLORADO SPRINGS CO CIVIL ENGINEER SQUADRON (10TH) ENVIRONMENTAL DIV


Personal Author(s) : Bush, Brian ; McCorkle, Jennifer ; Hume, Russell ; Nixon, Bill ; Hurley, Kim ; Kelley, Tara ; Trenholme, Richard ; Cole, Andy ; Baud, Karen ; Henke, Clint


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a637316.pdf


Report Date : 21 Apr 2010


Pagination or Media Count : 61


Abstract : The USAFA prepared this EA to assess the potential environmental effects resulting from construction, operation, and maintenance of a solar array within the secure boundary of the USAFA. This EA analyzes the potential environmental impacts from proposed activities on the Air Installation Compatible Use Zone, future land use, solid waste or biosolids application sites, vegetation, noxious weeds, wetlands and riparian areas, wildlife, water resources and cultural resources. This EA also analyzes cumulative impacts of the Proposed Action.


Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT , *SOLAR CELLS , *UNITED STATES AIR FORCE ACADEMY , CONSTRUCTION , CULTURAL RESOURCES , LAND USE , MAINTENANCE , SOLID WASTES , VEGETATION , WATER RESOURCES , WEEDS , WETLANDS , WILDLIFE


Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Environmental Health and Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE