Environmental Planning

Environmental Planning

The brochure provides an overview of Environmental Planning.

NEPA Guidance and Forms
Environmental Guidance

A repository for guidance and documents related to environmental clearances for ADOT projects.  

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Water Resources

The ADOT Water Resources Group oversees regulatory requirements on surface and groundwater for ADOT activities and is responsible for improving water quality in by promoting innovative best management practices, providing effective water quality education, and facilitating cooperation among ADOT and affected stakeholders.

Air Quality
Air Quality

The ADOT Air Quality Planning Group works to enhance air quality through congestion mitigation, air quality programs, and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) planning activities to implement provisions required in the Clean Air Act to meet National Ambient Air Quality Standards throughout Arizona.


The ADOT Biology Program is comprised of biologists and specialists focused on evaluating sensitive species, developing appropriate conservation measures and coordinating the biological components of ADOT projects and operations with land managing and resource agencies and Arizona tribes.


ADOT is dedicated to being a leader in initiatives and programs that support and protect the environment and the quality of life for all of Arizona. Read more about some of the ways ADOT is identifying and addressing environmental issues in our state.

Approved Environmental Documents

A list of recently approved Environmental Assessments and Environmental Impact Statements.

Additional Resources

Forms and templates are here for ADOT staff and consultants.

Contact Us

Find the appropriate Environmental Planning contact here.

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