NASA NEPA Library
Welcome to NASA's NEPA Library, an electronic database of Environmental Assessments (EAs) and Environmental Impact Statements (EISs). Click here to view the database.
The main objective of the NEPA process is to protect and enhance the quality of the human environment through three main initiatives. Click here to learn more about the fundamentals of NEPA.
NEPA at the Council on Environmental Quality.
NEPA at the Environmental Protection Agency.
NASA's Environmental Management Division Website.
Eyes on our Blue Marble
NASA develops tools to address Greenhouse Gases (GHG) and Climate Change (CC) in NEPA documents. To read more about these tools, click here. To learn more about NASA's role in Climate Change, click here.
During his 166 day mission to the International Space Station (ISS), Commander Reid Wiseman captured spectacular images of Earth. To view these images and videos, click here.
NASA's mission includes, "Advance understanding of Earth and develop technologies to improve the quality of life on our home planet." Read more about NASA's mission in the 2014 Strategic Plan.
For additional information on NASA's Programs and Projects that are studying Earth, please click one of the following links:
- Global Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet
- NASA's Earth Science Division
- GSFC's Earth Science Division
- Sun-Earth Missions
The EPA's NOA for the Mars 2020 Mission is now published in the Federal Register .
NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Florida, announces plans to prepare an EIS for Centerwide Operations
NASA has released the Record of Decision (ROD) for the Demolition and Environmental Cleanup Activities at Santa Susana Field Laboratory EIS
NASA has published a Final EIS and issued a Record of Decision for the Sounding Rocket Program.
NASA has prepared a FONSI adopting the USAF Supplemental EA for Falcon 9v1.1 launches from Florida.