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Comment period opens on environmental assessment of new natural hazards research infrastructure

July 29, 2022

NSF, in consultation with the Florida International University (FIU), has prepared an Environmental Assessment to evaluate the potential environmental effects of its proposed funding of the construction and operation of a Physical Design Testbed on the FIU campus in Miami, Florida. The planned testbed is for National Full-scale Testing Infrastructure for Community Hardening in Extreme Wind, Surge, and Wave Events (NICHE). 

The public is invited to review and comment on the Environmental Assessment during a 30-day comment period that closes at the end of the day on August 30, 2022.

Learn more and read the assessment. 

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