Conducting Environmental Impact Assessment in Developing Countries

Synopsis

"Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is a policy and management tool for planning and decision-making."--BOOK JACKET. "This volume includes an introduction to EIA, and explains its process, methods, and tools. It discusses the implementation of specific environmental management measures and the need for their constant monitoring. The authors also explore the writing and reviewing of an EIA report and the process of translating and communicating the findings of an EIA study to decision makers and the public. The book also examines emerging trends in EIA and concludes with a number of illustrative case studies."--BOOK JACKET.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Asit K. Biswas
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1999