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Welcome to the United States (U.S.) Department of the Navy's Atlantic Fleet Training and Testing (AFTT) Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (OEIS) website, an online resource for information concerning training and testing activities in sea space in and airspace over the Atlantic Ocean along the eastern coast of North America, portions of the Caribbean Sea, and the Gulf of Mexico (the AFTT Study Area).


The U.S. Navy invites you to participate in the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process for the AFTT EIS/OEIS.  This website provides information about the EIS process, including previously completed NEPA studies, project background, EIS project schedule, and opportunities for public involvement. Updates to this website will be made throughout the EIS process to keep you informed about the project.

Recent Announcements

Press Release:  Public Meeting in Providence, RI - Monday, July 14, 2017
AFTT EIS Public Meeting in Providence.pdf

Correction made to Notice of Availability in Federal Register - Friday, July 7, 2017

On July 7, 2017, a correction to the Notice of Availability was issued to amend the deadline for comment submission.
Correction to Federal Register.pdf

Notice of Public Meetings for the Draft EIS/OEIS in Federal Register - Friday, June 30, 2017
Notice of Public Meetings.pdf

EIS Notice of Availability in Federal Register - Friday, June 30, 2017
Notice of Availability.pdf

Press Release: AFTT EIS Released for Public Review and Comment - Thursday, June 29, 2017

AFTT DEIS_OEIS Press Release.pdf

Public meetings will be held July - August 2017 at the following locations:

 Wednesday, July 19, 2017       4:00 PM-8:00 PM      Hotel Providence - Providence, RI 
 Tuesday, July 25, 2017 4:00 PM-8:00 PM Institute of Marine Sciences - Morehead City, NC
 Wednesday, July 26, 2017 4:00 PM-8:00 PM Nauticus - Norfolk, VA
 Tuesday, August 1, 2017 4:00 PM-8:00 PM Prime Osborn Convention Center - Jacksonville, FL 
 Thursday, August 3, 2017 4:00 PM-8:00 PM Gulf Coast State College Conference Center - Panama City, FL

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