Selected Federal NEPA Requirements

This page contains frequently used Federal NEPA requirements.  For more information on NEPA, see

For more DOI-specific requirements, see DOI Requirements.


Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) Regulations

Executive Orders (EOs)

  • EO 13690:  Establishing a Federal Flood Risk Management Standard and a Process for Further Soliciting and Considering Stakeholder Input
  • EO 13547:  Stewardship of the Ocean, Our Coasts, and the Great Lakes
  • EO 13287:  Preserve America
  • EO 13212:  Actions to Expedite Energy-Related Projects
  • EO 13211:  Actions Concerning Regulations that Significantly Affect Energy Supply, Distribution, or Use
  • EO 13186:  Responsibilities of Federal Agencies to Protect Migratory Birds
  • EO 13175:  Consultation and Coordination With Indian Tribal Governments
  • EO 13158:  Marine Protected Areas
  • EO 13148:  Greening the Government through Leadership in Environmental Management
  • EO 13112:  Invasive Species
  • EO 13045:  Protection of Children from Environmental Health Risks and Safety Risks
  • EO 13031:  Federal Alternative Fueled Vehicle Leadership
  • EO 12969:  Federal Acquisition and Community Right-To-Know
  • EO 12898:  Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations
  • EO 12114:  Environmental Effects Abroad of Major Federal Actions
  • EO 12088:  Federal Compliance with Pollution Control Standards
  • EO 11990:  Protection of Wetlands
  • EO 11988:  Floodplain Management (as amended)
  • EO 11514:  Protection and Enhancement of Environmental Quality (as amended by EO 11911)

Other Federal NEPA Information

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