Quiz: Environmental Impact Assessment (Fpe3223) September 2017/2018

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Quiz: Environmental Impact Assessment (Fpe3223) September 2017/2018

Dear all students,Please answer all questions of Quiz 1. I will set time in the E-LEARNING, only one attempt per Quiz. Thank you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    EIA is a study to identify, predict, evaluate, and communicate information about the impacts on the environment of a proposed project and to detail out the mitigating measures prior to project approval and implementation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Various individuals and organizations have roles to play in the EIA process. Each has special responsibilities. Answer can be more than ONE.
    • A. 

      Project Initiator

    • B. 

      Approving Authority

    • C. 

      Department of Natural Resources & Environment

    • D. 

      EIA Consultant/Assessor

    • E. 

      Review Panel

    • F. 

      The Public

  • 3. 
    Under Environmental Quality (Prescribed Activities) (Environmental Impact Assessment) Order, 1987, choose project that are listed under schedule prescribed activities:
    • A. 

      Airport and aerospace

    • B. 

      Forestry

    • C. 

      Housing

    • D. 

      Petroleum

    • E. 

      Power Generation and Transmission

    • F. 

      Quarries

    • G. 

      Ports

    • H. 

      Fisheries

    • I. 

      Housing and Infrastructure

    • J. 

      Mining

    • K. 

      Agriculture and Agropark

    • L. 

      Land Reclamation

    • M. 

      Drainage and Irrigation

  • 4. 
    The main aim of undertaking an EIA for a project is to ensure that the project is planned adequately therefore environmental impacts are minimized. All of this can be achieved by:
    • A. 

      Identifying all possible environmental impacts

    • B. 

      Evaluating various projects option

    • C. 

      Creating appropriate abatement measures

    • D. 

      Developing assessment program

  • 5. 
    Submission of Preliminary EIA report must contain __________________(1) copies of PEIA report that must be submitted to __________(2) DOE and _____________(3) copies to DOE __________________(4). The reports should be accompanied by a ___________(5), signed by __________________(6) using Project Initiator's letterhead.
  • 6. 
    Detailed EIA procedure is required for projects that are deemed to have major impacts on the environment. Activities that require DEIA are as follows: (Answer can be more than ONE)
    • A. 

      Land Reclamation

    • B. 

      Small scale of Agriculture

    • C. 

      Incineration plant

    • D. 

      Cement plant

    • E. 

      Iron and steel industry

    • F. 

      Project involving land clearing where 50% of the area or more having slopes exceeding 45 degrees (except quarry)

    • G. 

      Construction of col fired power plant

  • 7. 
    The EIA approval is valid for a period of 3 years. If the project does not take off within the time given, the approval is automatically void.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Choose the criteria to do an impact identification and analysis.
    • A. 

      Prevalence

    • B. 

      Frequency

    • C. 

      Magnitude

    • D. 

      Duration and Frequency

    • E. 

      Importance

    • F. 

      Mitigation

  • 9. 
    Waste treatment and disposal can be included as:
    • A. 

      Water supply discharged

    • B. 

      Municipal sewage

    • C. 

      Municipal solid waste

    • D. 

      Toxic and Hazardous Waste

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