Environmental Procedures Manual
Welcome to the Georgia Department of Transportation’s Environmental Procedures Manual. This manual will provide the project team (both environmentalists and design engineers) with adequate information so that projects can be developed in compliance with applicable federal and state environmental laws. Adherence to the procedures outlined in this manual will assist in developing uniform, complete and quality environmental documents.
EPM Quiz March 2011
The Office has developed a Quiz to test your knowledge of the Environmental Procedures Manual. Successful completion of this Quiz will satisfy the Environmental Procedures Manual prequalification training requirement.
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Environmental Resources Impact Table September 2010
The Office of Environmental Services has worked to develop the new Environmental Resources Impact Table. This table describes the information deemed important for construction personnel and contractors. This table will be coordinated with the project's Environmental Commitments Table and other plan notes to illustrate the restrictions associated with various environmental resources.
General questions regarding the table should be directed to Rich Williams.
Table of Contents
Chapter I: Introduction revised: 2/23/10
Chapter II: Early Activities revised 5/28/10
Chapter III: NEPA Documents revised: 4/21/10
Chapter IV: Public Involvement revised: 4/28/10
Chapter V: Environmental Studies
Chapter VI: Section 4(F) revised: 5/28/10
Chapter VII: Environmental Re-Evaluations revised: 5/28/10
Chapter VIII: Commitments Table revised: 5/28/10
Chapter IX: Environmental Certifications revised: 2/18/10
Chapter X: GEPA revised: 5/28/10
Chapter XI: Local Government Responsibilities revised: 5/28/10
Open the complete Environmental Procedures Manual revised: 7/19/10
Many document templates referenced in the Environmental Procedures Manual can be found in the Environmental Procedures Document Template Library.
Updates to the Environmental Procedures Manual and Document Template Library are underway. Hyperlinks to some document templates referenced within the NEPA chapters of the EPM may be temporarily broken. Additionally, templates presented in the “NEPA Library” folder of the Document Template Library have be reorganized for easier access. All necessary templates are available through the Document Template Library. If you have any trouble with these templates, please contact Sam Pugh
To submit questions or comments specific to the GDOT Environmental Procedures Manual and its contents, please email Gail D'Avino.