NEPA and State NEPA EIS Resource Center
Environmental Impact Statements that Include Discussions of Water Impacts
The Center for Climate Change Law has compiled a sample database examining the treatment of water-related issues in all Final Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) reported to EPA from January 1 to September 30, 2012. The database, comprised of 149 FEISs, details the extent to which federal agencies address topics related to water and climate change.
Download the database (.xlsx)
A spring 2013 white paper by CCCL undergraduate intern Cathy Li summarizes the findings on types of water impacts being considered in EISs and highlights the differences among agencies in their treatment of the issue: Discussion of Climate Change-Related Water Impacts in Federal Environmental Impact Statements (EISs), January-September 2012 (March 2013).