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Agency NEPA Implementing Procedures and Guidance

Procedures & Guidance Interactive Matrix

Each Federal agency has procedures and guidance for carrying out its responsibilities under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The interactive tool below provides the links to the specific agency or bureau procedures, associated guidance, and points of contact.

Agency/Bureau Procedure Guidance Link / Description POCs
Department of Homeland Security / US Coast Guard US Coast Guard - Bridge Permit Application Process

Guidance documents and templates, including NEPA compliance, for those applying for a CG permit to construct, reconstruct, or modify a bridge or causeway across the navigable waters of the US.

andrew.s.haley@uscg.mil shelly.h.sugarman@uscg.mil
Department of Homeland Security / US Coast Guard Video: Coast Guard National Information Session - 2022

The Information Session includes presentations on the Coast Guard permitting and environmental review process for proposed bridge projects.

shelly.h.sugarman@uscg.mil andrew.s.haley@uscg.mil
Department of Homeland Security / US Coast Guard Coast Guard Information Sessions

Includes presentations on the Coast Guard permitting and environmental review process for proposed bridge projects.

shelly.h.sugarman@uscg.mil andrew.s.haley@uscg.mil
Department of Agriculture / US Forest Service USFS NEPA Handbook

USFS NEPA handbook has multiple chapters featuring general compliance guidance for agency NEPA practitioners. Definitions are in the zero code.  

andrea.pahlevanpour@usda.gov
Department of Defense / US Navy joseph.cecchini@navy.mil dawn.schroeder@navy.mil