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Webinar: Application of Environmental Justice to State Environmental Impact Assessment
Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM PST
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Application of Environmental Justice to State Environmental Impact Assessment

July 23, 2019 | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM PDT
 Presented by the Environmental Protection Agency


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has launched a training webinar series to build the capacity of environmental justice practitioners working at the state level. The fourth webinar on "Application of Environmental Justice to State Environmental Impact Assessment" is now open for registration.

This webinar will provide a basic primer on environmental justice (EJ) methodologies, which can be used by state practitioners during National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) review and other environmental impact assessments. It will also build on this foundation with presentations regarding the State of Alaska's efforts to address health issues in environmental impact assessment and the State of Kentucky's efforts to address transportation-related community impacts.


  • Kelly Poole, Environmental Scientist, Multi-Media Programs Office, Region 5, US Environmental Protection Agency
  • Sarah Yoder, Deputy Environmental Public Health Program Manager, Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
  • Stuart Goodpastor, Transportation Engineer formerly with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
  • David Whitworth, Engineering & Operations Team Leader, Federal Highway Administration-Kentucky Division, U.S. Department of Transportation

Registration & Pricing


Registered participants will receive details on how to access the webinar when you register. Please share this information with your colleagues and networks.

The first three webinars in this series focused on:

  • Identifying and Prioritizing Environmentally Impacted and Vulnerable Communities (April 16, 2019). Recording available at:
  • Enhancing Community Involvement in the Regulatory Process (May 15, 2019). Recording available at:
  • Using Comprehensive Area-Wide Planning to Promote Equitable Development (June 18, 2019)

The next webinar topic in the 2019 series will be Environmental Justice Considerations for Rural Water Infrastructure.

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