Sources of Applicable Environmental Law
National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), as amended.
Council on Environmental Quality's NEPA
U.S. Department of Agriculture's NEPA Implementing Regulations
APHIS NEPA Implementing Procedures 7 CFR 372
Endangered Species Act of 1973 (ESA), as amended
Coastal Zone Management Act.
Executive Order 12114 - Environmental Effects Abroad of Major Federal Actions
Executive Order 12898 - Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-income Population
Executive Order 13045 - Protection of Children from Environmental Health Risks and Safety Risks
Executive Order 13112 - Invasive Species
USDA Departmental Regulation 5600-002 - Environmental Justice
Commission for Environmental Cooperation
Other Federal, state, and local laws may apply to various APHIS activities and proposals.