Environmental assessment (EA)

Environmental assessment (EA),

Definition of Environmental assessment (EA):

  1. Process of estimating and evaluating significant short-term and long-term effects of a program or project on the quality of its locations environment. It also includes identifying ways to minimize, mitigate, or eliminate these effects and/or compensate for their impact. An environmental impact assessment is prepared on the basis of an EA. Also called environmental evaluation.

Meaning of Environmental assessment (EA) & Environmental assessment (EA) Definition