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Overview of NEPA Process for Grant Applicants:

What is the National Environmental Policy Act?

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"The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) is our basic national charter for protection of the environment. It establishes policy, sets goals, and provides means for carrying out the policy." [40 C.F.R. Section 1500.1(a)]

Two sets of regulations govern EPA's implementation of NEPA:

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