A 1970 Act of Congress that requires all federal agencies to incorporate environmental considerations into their decision-making processes. The act requires an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for any "major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment."
NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT (NEPA)
Meaning of NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT (NEPA) in English
Environmental engineering English vocabulary. Английский словарь экологического инжиниринга. 2012