The Evolving Environmental Planning Maze
This session consists of new guidance developed by the Federal Aviation Administration that planners working in the environmental field will need to be aware of. A new update for the Aviation Environmental Design Tool (AEDT), the 2B release, is out and is expected to be used for new projects. Planners will be provided an overview of the updates made to the tool. There will be an overview of changes made to the FAA's Office of airports NEPA guidance. Finally, airport practitioners will provide an overview of how to begin airport sustainability and recycling programs including how to incorporate airline recycling programs.