Accession Number:

ADA636656

Title:

Programmatic Environmental Assessment, Francis E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WALLER (J M) ASSOCIATES INC FAIRFAX STATION VA

Report Date:

2005-12-17

Pagination or Media Count:

205.0

Abstract:

Pursuant to provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act NEPA, 42 U.S. Code 4321 et seq, implementing Council on Environmental Quality CEQ Regulations, 40 Code of Federal Regulations CFR 1500-1508, and 32 CFR Part 989, Environmental Impact Analysis Process, the Air Force conducted an assessment of the potential environmental consequences of numerous demolition, renovation, upgrade, and construction projects that have been programmed for future fiscal years in order to support and sustain the mission of Francis E. Warren Air Force Base FEWAFB. FEWAFB is headquarters to the 90th Space Wing, the Air Force Space Command unit that operates FEWAFB and its associated missile field. The 90th Space Wing is responsible for missile alert facilities and launch facilities supporting Minuteman Ill missiles. Missiles are deployed in an area encompassing 12,600 square miles in the states of Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming. FEWAFB occupies 5,866 acres of federally owned land on the western edge of the city of Cheyenne in southeastern Wyoming.

Subject Categories:

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

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE