Accession Number:

ADA611455

Title:

Final Environmental Assessment: Proposed Laser-Firing Tank Range and Artillery Maneuver Area Arnold Air Force Base Tullahoma Tennessee

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

URS CORP OAK RIDGE TN

Report Date:

2005-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

191.0

Abstract:

Pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act NEP A, the Council on Environmental Quality CEQ regulations implementing NEPA 40 Code of Federal Regulations CFR 1500-1508, Department of Defense Directive 6050.1, National Guard Bureau Regulation 32 CFR 651 and Air Force Regulation AFR 32 CFR 989, National Guard and Air Force must consider environmental consequences when authorizing or approving major federal actions. The attached environmental assessment EA analyzes environmental consequences of the Air Force allowing the Tennessee Army National Guard TNARNG to utilize 1264 acres of land for development of proposed new training areas, which would occur on Arnold Air Force Base AFB property. The EA is incorporated by reference and includes involvement by Tennessee Historical Commission, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service USFWS, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency TWRA, Natural Resource Conservation Service NRCS and other agencies.

Subject Categories:

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

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE