Accession Number:

ADA257975

Title:

Environmental Impact Statement. Deactivation of the Minuteman II Missile Wing at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR COMBAT COMMAND LANGLEY AFB VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

434.0

Abstract:

This document assesses the potential environmental impacts of the proposed action and alternatives pertaining to the 351 MW at Whiteman AFB. The cumulative impacts of the proposed action and alternatives in conjunction with the transfer of the 442nd Fighter Wing from Richards-Gebaur AFB, Missouri, and the basing of the 509th Bomb Wing at Whiteman AFB were also assessed. Potential environmental impacts to the following resource categories were considered in this FEIS air quality geological resources water resources biological resources cultural, archaeological, and paleontological resources health and safety hazardous materialswaste and solid waste noise transportation and socioeconomics. Possible mitigation measures are presented to rehabilitate or restore the affected environment, or to lessen a significant impact.

Subject Categories:

  • Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
  • Air Pollution and Control
  • Noise Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE