Read the Community Engagement Plan (PDF 2.1MB) to learn how to engage with partners, stakeholders, tribes and communities throughout project delivery.
If a pre-NEPA planning study was done, reference what was heard by the community. Use the community feedback in developing your project-specific engagement efforts and design.
Only do a Social & community effects analysis for Environmental Assessment and Environmental Impact Statement (EA/EIS) level projects.
Define the study area
Consider how the project could have impacts on social and community resources to create a study area for the Social & Community Effects Analysis, especially:
- Air Quality
- Visual Impacts
- Parks and Recreation
- Public Utilities
- Public Services
- Cultural Resources
- Hazardous Materials