EIS Process

Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)—Key Issues to be Examined:

  • Air and water quality
  • Vessel safety and traffic
  • Marine habitats and species
  • Tribal treaty rights and fisheries
  • Wetlands and species
  • Rail and vehicle traffic
  • Noise
  • Recreation
  • Land use
  • Aesthetics
  • Cultural and historical resources
  • Other issues identified in the permitting process