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Environmental Impact Assessment
(English) A method of analysis which attempts to predict the likely repercussions of a proposed major development (usually industrial) upon the social and physical environment of the surrounding area. (See also: conservation, co-management)
évaluation des répercussions écologiques
(French) Une méthode d'analyse qui tente de prédire les répercussions possibles d'un développement majeur proposé (habituellement industriel) sur l'environnement social et physique de la région immédiate. (See also: conservation, co-management)
Avaliação do Impacto Ambiental
(Portuguese) Método de análise que pretende prever as repercussões dum plano de desenvolvimento nas características sociais e ambientais duma área. (See also: conservation, co-management)

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