NEPA Essentials Workshop



Monday, June 19, 2017, 8 a.m.
Thursday, June 8, 2017, 4:30 p.m. CDT

Sacramento, CA, United States

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California AEP’s Summer NEPA Essentials Workshop is designed to inform consultants, regulators, applicants, and industry professionals on the basics of NEPA practice, as well as emerging trends and issues in practice, policy, and case law. The curriculum will focus on the following topics: » NEPA’sframework » Determining NEPA application » Required scope and content of NEPA documents » Determining which NEPA pathway tofollow » Common NEPA mistakes and how to avoid them » Integrating NEPA with other laws » Recent policy and legal updates

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Elizabeth Meyer-Shields

Elizabeth is the Planning and Environmental Coordinator for the Bureau of Land Management, California State Office in Sacramento. She oversees the land use planning and NEPA programs, providing guidance to 15 field offices, which manage approximately 15.2 million acres of public lands in California and 1.6 million acres ... Read More

Al Herson

Al is an environmental attorney and planner with over 35 years of experience. He is a recognized authority on CEQA, NEPA, and natural resources law. He serves as Sohagi Law Group’s Sacramento presence, and advises public agencies on complex environmental and land use law matters. He is co-author of ... Read More

Antero Rivasplata

Terry is a Technical Director with ICF International. He specializes in CEQA and NEPA compliance for public and private projects. Before joining ICF International, Mr. Rivasplata was with the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) from 1985 to 1998, including a stint as the chief of the state ... Read More

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