Accession Number:

ADA413099

Title:

Proceedings of the Workshop on Environmental Protection for Forces Deployment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER CHAMPAIGN IL CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB

Report Date:

2001-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

97.0

Abstract:

The Department of Defense often must carry out actions beyond United States territorial limits By Presidential Executive Order, regulation, and international treaty agreement, agencies of the government may be responsible for assessing the environmental affects of actions that are carried out in host countries. Environmental resource concerns an overseas mission planner may take into account when establishing an overseas deployment for troop training purposes. On 1 May 2000, the Workshop for Environmental Protection for Forces Deployment was held at the Holiday Inn Washington Dulles. The purpose of the workshop was to explore possible solutions to providing required spatial and nonspatial environmental management information to support planning and operations of deployed forces.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE