Jan 14 , 2016

#### Environmental Impact Statement (eis)

Definition:   A document that details the effect proposed development will have on the surroundings.

Pronunciation:   \in- vī-rə(n)-ˈmen-təl\ \im-ˈpakt\ \ˈstāt-mənt\

Used in a Sentence:   The environmental impact statement showed that there would be no effect on the nearby wetlands if the housing development was built.