Environmental Assessment, Lizzard Creek Park Community Site, Wyoming County, West Virginia (June 2009)
As a result of the damages from severe storms and flooding from May 3-June 8, 2009, an extraordinary demand for housing assistance exists in Mingo and Wyoming Counties, West Virginia. The purpose of this Environmental Assessment (EA) is to fulfill FEMA’s mandate under the Individual Assistance Program to expeditiously provide temporary housing for eligible disaster victims, and ensure that the project complies with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act. This EA examines the site-specific environmental impacts associated with building an emergency group temporary housing site near Justice, West Virginia at Lizzard Creek Park. All figures and appendices are available upon request from the Region 3 Environmental Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.